Reach a larger audience by publishing your content to Apple News.

If you prefer, watch our how-to video below!

In this article:

  • Set up an iCloud News Publisher account
  • Connect Apple News and MAZ
  • Create or select a feed
  • Design a template for Apple News
  • Publish!

Set up an iCloud News Publisher account

Create an account with iCloud News Publisher. Then, set up your channel logo and add contact details.

You must create at least 3 articles and submit your channel for approval before you can begin publishing.

Connect Apple News and MAZ

Apple News

In your Apple News account, navigate to Settings, then Connect to CMS. Select "Get an API Key." A window will pop up with your Channel ID, API Key ID, and API Secret. Sync this information in MAZ by following the steps below.

IMPORTANT: You can only view the API Secret once.

MAZ

Navigate to Outputs and scroll to Apple News; flip the switch on. Then select Setup. Copy and paste the Channel ID, API Key ID, and API Secret from Apple News into the respective fields.

Now, Apple News and MAZ are connected.

Select or create a feed 

From Outputs -> Apple News, select Feeds. Select +Feed, and then select a feed from the Input Library. You can create a custom feed just for Apple News by using Feed Builder.

Design a template

Create a custom template for Apple News using Template Designer and following our Apple News Style Guide. 

Let’s do it!

Send your feeds to specific sections in Apple News by creating sections in the News Publisher dashboard. Now you’re ready to publish content to Apple News.

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