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What to Do with Goodreads

Goodreads is the largest book review website on the internet. As of April 2017, it had 55 million members who wrote¬†50 million reviews and added 1.5 billion books. According to Quantcast, a website ranking and data collection site, around 400,000 unique visitors access the Goodreads each day from all around the world. Those numbers are… Continue reading What to Do with Goodreads

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What Happens When We Judge a Book by Its Cover?

People usually respond in one of two ways to the phenomenon of judging a book by its cover; they mourn man’s shallowness, or they consider a book’s marketing potential. But how much does the look of a book matter? How do people feel about book covers? And how do those feelings relate to the scores… Continue reading What Happens When We Judge a Book by Its Cover?