News by Dean Fetzer
Khaled Hosseini, Margaret Atwood, J.R.R. Tolkien and Neil Gaiman among the winners announced yesterday of Goodreads’ annual awards — did your favorite win?
News by Dean Fetzer
It’s obviously that time of year again — time to go vote for your favorite books. And vote. And vote again.
News by Christopher Shultz October 29, 2013 (1) comments
In a move sure to excite and annoy, Amazon to offer free/cheap eBook downloads of physical book purchases, plus direct access to GoodReads on the new Paperwhites.
Unprintable: The LitReactor Podcast Episode 17 - Reader/Author Interaction and the Goodreads ControversyPodcast by Joshua Chaplinsky
News by Dean Fetzer September 25, 2013 (13) comments
In a controversial move, the social book networking site has started targeting reviews and ‘shelves’ which focus on an ‘author’s behavior’, rather than on their books.
Column by Daniel Hope July 22, 2013 (4) comments
You'd think Goodreads groups would be primarily focused on books, authors, and the craft of writing, but you'd be wrong. They touch on some of the strangest interests the Internet has to offer.
News by Dean Fetzer July 17, 2013 (2) comments
A lawsuit has been file against the book-lover’s social network after fans used a copyrighted image on one of the many groups on the site.
News by Dean Fetzer July 10, 2013 (16) comments
Goodreads prepared infographic showing the books readers most often stop reading and some of the reasons and statistics behind “the psychology of abandonment”.
News by Christopher Shultz May 17, 2013 (1) comments
Like GoodReads? Like Tumblr? Wish they'd have a baby? Well, you're in luck.
Unprintable: The LitReactor Podcast Episode 10 - The Reality of Having a Bestseller (Guest: Patrick Wensink)Podcast by Joshua Chaplinsky April 12, 2013 (1) comments
News by Dean Fetzer March 29, 2013 (2) comments
The social networking site for readers has announced it’s joining forces with the bookselling giant.
News by Dean Fetzer February 20, 2013 (4) comments
The popular book review, listing and sharing site has banned sexual roleplay in its groups after evidence minors may have been involved.
News by Dean Fetzer January 2, 2013 (3) comments
Goodreads' New Year statistics show a huge increase in users as well as a record number of user reviews.
News by Christopher Shultz
Some surprising results, some not-so-much, but with such a robust list of popular books, it's a good time to be a reader.
News by Dean Fetzer November 1, 2012 (2) comments
With over 11 million members, Goodreads, the largest site for readers and book recommendations, announced it had opened the voting today for it’s annual awards.
News by Kimberly Turner July 23, 2012 (9) comments
Stalking, threats, furious authors, vigilante justice...it’s not a new summer blockbuster; it’s a face-off between online book reviewers and a new anti-bullying website that plays by its own rules.
Column by Rob W. Hart November 23, 2011 (4) comments
To successfully market your writing, you need to take advantage of the social networks geared toward books, like Goodread, weRead, Shelfari, and LibraryThing