Getting Started – Instant Articles | Facebook

Sign Up for Instant Articles

Set up your account and get access to publishing tools:

  1. Log in to your Facebook account and go to
  2. Select the Facebook Page that you’d like to use to manage your Instant Articles.
  3. Agree to the Instant Articles Terms, which contain our content and advertising policies.
  4. To access the tools, click on Publishing Tools on your Facebook Page, and go to Instant Articles in the left navigation bar.

Develop and Submit Your Sample Articles

Import articles from your content management system and render them as Instant Articles:

  1. Upload your logo and create customized styles to reflect your publication’s look and feel.
  2. Import your articles with the Instant Articles API or an RSS feed and create templates for your article markup. Or, if you use a third-party publishing platform like WordPress, check for one of the easy-to-use plugins maintained by our partners.
  3. See how your articles render by using Facebook’s Pages Manager app for iPhones or Android devices.
  4. Submit a batch of articles for review—the Instant Articles team will approve it or ask you to make updates so your articles follow content and advertising policies.

Begin Publishing

Give your mobile readers an experience that is beautiful, fast and immersive:

  1. Use the auto-publish setting for RSS feeds so that all your articles load as Instant Articles in Facebook.
  2. Rely on the Instant Articles Developer blog for new features and updates:
  3. Continue to analyze your traffic and engagement and publish Instant Articles to see how the experience grows your readership on Facebook. To see the maximum benefits of the program, we recommend publishing 100% of your content as Instant Articles.