What came along the release of iOS 9 was an inaugural of a new app named Apple News with which Apple tries to bring to you all the stories you want to read, from top news sources, based on topics you’re most interested in right on your iPhone or iPad. What this means is a single one-stop app that would collect all the news personalised to your taste and preference so that you need not fuss about downloading various third-party apps in order to scramble through the plethora of articles published to stay updated with all the news you may be interested in.
Along with a fast, responsive and ultra-beautiful visual layout that’s sure to please your eyes, Apple News is also for all those who wish to publish their blog or website to Apple News and reach millions of iOS users worldwide. For this, Apple offers a News Publisher setup wherein you can simply sign-in to add you custom channel and publish the news right into Apple News. To do the same, following is a step-by-step tutorial on How-to submit your blog or website to Apple News Publisher. Take a look!
How To Submit Your Blog or Website To Apple News Publisher
Step 1 : First up, click here to navigate to the Apple News Publisher page.
Step 2 : Click ‘Continue’ and Sign-in with your Apple ID with which you want to link your News Publication. If you don’t already have one, Sign-up for the same and then Sign-in.
Step 3 : Next up, accept the End User Licence Agreement by checking the underlying box and hit ‘Submit’.
Step 4 : Fill up the Publisher Information as prompted and hit ‘Next’.
Step 5 : Fill up details to set up your channel viz. all the necessary details related to your website or blog that you want to submit to Apple News Publisher and hit ‘Submit’.
Step 6 : You can now submit your website or blog’s RSS feed in order to provide the main content for your channel. While this step isn’t mandatory to fill up, it is recommended for you to link your RSS feed until Apple adds a publishing tool to its News Publisher.
Step 7 : Finally, you need to upload your Logo to give a face to your channel.
Once completed, the Apple News Publisher team would then review your application for an Apple News channel and communicate the same over the E-mail address filled up by you.
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