a href=”http://buildbookbuzz.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/07/goodreads-logo.png”>There is no question that Goodreads is the most powerful social network for authors looking to connect with people who love to read books.
The world’s largest site for readers and book recommendations, Goodreads boasts an audience of 30 million book lovers. Incredibly enough, every second, five books are added to a “want to read” shelf on the site. What’s more, readers add 30,000 reviews to the site every single day.
Authors who have figured out how to use Goodreads for book promotion have seen the potential there — they can build a fan base, generate influential reviews, expand their platform, and ultimately sell more books.
Any author who wants to find readers needs to be on Goodreads. Here’s just a sampling of what you can do there once you take the necessary steps to use the site as an author (in addition to as a reader):