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Blurb makes it easy for you to create any kind of book or magazine—in both print and digital formats—for yourself, to share, or to sell.

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    Blurb tools offer creative control and customization and come loaded with easy-to-use templates.
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    For those who use Adobe® InDesign® or Lightroom®, Blurb is built right in.
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    Already have a book in PDF format or Microsoft® Word®? Learn more about how to upload directly.

Book-making Tools from Blurb


Blurb BookWright's easy-to-use features—from alignment guides to flowing text containers—allow anyone to publish any kind of ebook, magazine, or print book.

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Online Photo Books

Easily make a beautiful photo book online with pre-designed layouts, short captions, and photos—even images from your Facebook, Flickr, and Instagram accounts.

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Make a Book Online


Still using Blurb BookSmart to make photo books? Download the latest version with simplified layouts, photo autoflow, and all the features you love.

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Adobe InDesign Plug-in

Already use Adobe® InDesign®? Install the Blurb plug-in and automatically create Blurb-ready blank templates. You can even upload your project to your Blurb account without ever leaving InDesign.

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Adobe Lightroom

Adobe® Lightroom® users have a Blurb-powered book creation tool built right into the program. Our Book module lets Lightroom users make a gorgeous photography book without needing to leave the Lightroom workflow.

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Already have a book in PDF format? Use our specifications calculator to fine-tune your PDF to any book size. Once your page and cover PDFs are ready, simply upload them and order your book.

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Import A Text File

Have a manuscript in Microsoft Word or another word processing program? Easily create a print book and reflowable ebook from your text file with our RTF importer in BookWright.

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