Publish Issues with WordPress

The IssueM plugin lets you quickly build an issue based WordPress magazine or news site. Set up your current issue on any page. Load your articles and launch each issue in 1 click. Past issues are automatically archived for easy browsing and search visibility.



Ready to go issue layout

Choose your current issue & archive pages, add the Active cover widget, and your issues are ready for prime time.

Creates easy to browse past issues

Your Archives page automatically loads up all your past issues for easy browsing. Issue URLs are preserved to keep attracting visitors from search.

Easily add articles

Assign articles to issues, choose what gets featured, provide author credit and teaser excerpts. Launch your issue in 1 click.

Responsive & works with any theme

If your theme is mobile responsive, your articles and issues will act accordingly. The plugin works with any theme, and make sure you have a look at our IssueM theme.

Publish a blog with your issues

You can even migrate your best blog posts into special issues to sell or promote (see our Migration & Paywall plugins)

Developer friendly

Get stuck into IssueM development via github. Fork our public repository and help us become the #1 platform for magazine and news sites.


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Support for IssueM is provided for free and via a paid subscription. Get more info here.


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