BookLikes, a New Social Reading Platform: Do we really need another?
DBW featured a press release for BookLikes , a new social reading platform that is supposed to combine the features of Tumblr and Goodreads.
Tue May 14, 2013
Facebook Now Lets You Rate Movies, TV, And Books To Turn Graph Search ...
Facebook Now Lets You Rate Movies, TV, And Books To Turn Graph Search Into A GoodReads For Everything - For the first time, Facebook users can now give star ratings to movies, TV shows, and books.
Mon May 13, 2013
Great Bend Tribune
Library announces teen movie, free computer class
Great Bend Public Library will show "Annie" at the next Teen Movie Monday, 4 p.m. on May 20.
Amazon Publishing launches Kindle Love Stories podcast, focused on romance books
Amazon Publishing is launching a weekly romance podcast, "Kindle Love Stories." The podcast will include a discussion group at Goodreads, the reading-focused social network that Amazon recently acquired.
Tue May 07, 2013
Help 15 Authors Finish a Short Story on Goodreads
Over at Goodreads , a team of authors played a game of exquisite corpse and wrote part of a short story together.
Canadian HR Reporter
Good strategy, bad strategy
The person who convinced me to join Goodreads, the site where readers review and make recommendations about books sent a link to a work called Good Strategy, Bad Strategy by professor/consultant Richard Rumelt.
Fri May 03, 2013
Green Bay Press-Gazette
Library to host first online-only book club
The Marathon County Public Library launched a digital classics book club May 1 in an effort to engage people in reading and book discussions that match up with their own schedules.
Thu May 02, 2013
Behold the End of Experts: Why the Goodreads Sale Really Matters
The death of film critic Roger Ebert in April inspired an immediate outpouring from friends, colleagues, and admirers.
Permission Based Publishing: The New York Publishing Model
Bookish is a great example of this. Bookish took two years to launch and was started by Penguin Publishing as a portal to share books.
Thu Apr 25, 2013
Wed Apr 24, 2013
Book marketing tips: Amazon, Goodreads, Pinterest, Google Plus
In working with a client to optimize her book's Amazon page, I checked various Kindle ebook categories.
What are you reading? April 24, 2013
For those who are new ... we discuss books. I list what I'm reading, and people comment with what they're reading.
Tue Apr 23, 2013
The Motley Fool
Amazon Is Positioning Itself Well For The Long Term
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Mon Apr 22, 2013
App Review: Goodreads for iOS and Android
Now that Amazon is buying Goodreads , I'm guessing lots more people are going to be using the site, so it seemed to make sense to write a review of the app.
NetHosting Releases Case Study on Book Recommendations from Goodreads
Software engineer Otis Chandler and writer Elizabeth Chandler, his wife, began building Goodreads in their living room.
Sun Apr 21, 2013
Wall St. Cheat Sheet
Did Amazon Outsmart Apple on This Deal?
Did Amazon outmaneuver Apple when it bought the book-recommendation website Goodreads? According to the Wall Street Journal , Apple had been in partnership discussions with the reading social network website last year and was caught off-guard when the company was acquired by Amazon last month.