News and Interviews
NEWS Mar 27
Announcing a huge new feature today: Goodreads writing. You can now post your own written work: stories, poetry, essays, fictional accounts of Harry Potter - whatever you feel like expressing! We... Read more
NEWS Mar 19
Trendy New York based Papermag.com did a very nice piece on Goodreads last week. They interviewed me over email, and put down pretty much exactly what I wrote! Check it out here. Read more
NEWS Mar 18
Now you can tell your friends exactly what you think of them, or their books. Just navigate to your friends profile page, scroll down to the 'friend comments' section, then add a comment! Things... Read more
NEWS Mar 05
Due to popular demand, and to the influx of (very welcome) users worldwide, we have made all the browse lists under 'meet people' show people only from your country by default. If you want to see... Read more
NEWS Feb 28
According to an article launched on Reuters yesterday, US book publishers Random House and HarperCollins are letting users browse more than 5,000 titles online. They even made a widget!! You can... Read more
NEWS Feb 28
One of my favorite bloggers, Joel On Software, recently wrote a great post called Seven steps to remarkable customer service. If you run a website you should definitely read it. But the gist of it... Read more
NEWS Feb 19
Thanks to a very inspiring email from Goodreads member Alexandra (who is also a real Librarian), we've added a link to find books at your local library. This is going to be much cheaper than having... Read more
NEWS Feb 13
Now you can send other goodreads members messages. Just click "send message" from person's profile page! To check your messages, click on my messages from the homepage. Read more
NEWS Feb 13
Now you can discuss all intricacies of your favorite books in our brand new message boards. To find them, click the above link or click "discuss this book" from any book page. enjoy! Read more
NEWS Feb 05
I got tired of seeing the same top users yesterday, so I totally revamped the whole browse section. Although I must admit we have a new all-time top user as of yesterday: welcome Scott! What we... Read more