This information applies to courses on the edx.org site. If your course will run on Edge, you create the course and the About page in Studio. For more information, see Creating a New Course in Studio or Creating a Course About Page in Studio.
EdX Publisher is a tool that allows course teams, edX marketing, edX project coordinators (PCs), and an edX publisher to work together to create an About page. The Publisher tool tracks each action and sends email notifications when actions are complete or required. You can view the status of your About page in Publisher at any time.
This topic introduces new terms that Publisher uses, provides an overview of the Publisher process, and explains how to complete common tasks.
Publisher is a separate tool from Studio.
To sign in to Publisher, go to https://prod-edx-discovery.edx.org/publisher, and then enter your edX username and password.
To use Publisher, you need to be familiar with the following terms.
To create and announce an edX course, the course team and the edX team complete the following process. You can click the image to enlarge it.
Some of these steps can occur concurrently. For example, a course team can create and edit a course run before, while, or after edX marketing reviews a course. However, the course team must finalize the course before the course team can send the course run to the edX PC for review.