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Tuesday Thingers: Favorite Genre(s)

Tuesday Thingers is a weekly meme hosted by Wendi at Wendi’s Book Corner.  This week she has posted a poll to go along with her question, which is:

Do you have a specialized blog where you only review a certain genre or type of book? If so, what is your favorite thing about that type of [...]

Tuesday Thingers: self-promotion

Tuesday Thingers is a weekly meme hosted by Wendi of Wendi’s Book Corner.  Here’s today’s question: Do you post links to your reviews? Here on Library Thing, or anywhere else? How else do you like to promote your site?

My Answer: I post links to my reviews here and on LibraryThing.  I don’t post at any [...]

Tuesday Thingers: Common Knowledge is not so common …

Today’s question from Wendi’s Book Corner:  Have you ever looked at the Common Knowledge page, or viewed the history of changes/additions? If you were aware of this section, have you added any information? Do you find this information useful or interesting?

My Answer:  I do have a column in “my library” display to show “CK: Awards [...]

Tuesday Thingers: LibraryThing Authors

Wendi at Wendi’s Book Corner hosts this weekly meme which explores features of LibraryThing.  This week she says:  … I happened to stumble upon this great page within the site that has some great information on it about LT Authors, becoming a LT Author, and how readers can use the section to learn about their [...]

Tuesday Thingers: Merci Marie! and Welcome Wendi!

This is the week that Tuesday Thingers changes hosts.  Marie, the Boston Bibliophile has been hosting this weekly meme since its inception 31 weeks ago; along the way she has asked interesting questions and we’ve all learned a lot about LibraryThing.  Today Marie hands the mantle to Wendi at Wendi’s Book Corner; click here to read an interview [...]

Tuesday Thingers: Buying books for the holidays

Today’s question from the Boston Bibiophile: Holiday gift-giving. Do you give books for the holidays? Did you participate in LT’s SantaThing, either this year or last, or in other blogging gift exchanges? Were you happy with what you received?

Great question, Marie!  I do give many books and book-related items.  I’ve made a bit effort this [...]

Tuesday Thingers: Home, home on LT … where with ER some books can be free …

Today’s Question from the Boston Bibliophile: The LT Home Page feature. How are you liking it? Or not? Do you go here when you log into LT or do you use your profile page more?

My answer:  (first, apologies to the composer of Home on the Range for my mangled attempt at parody).  Yes, the LT Home [...]

Tuesday Thingers: To review or not to review?

Today’s question from the Boston Bibiliophile:  Most of us book bloggers like to write book reviews- if we don’t love to write book reviews- but here’s today’s question. When it comes to LT (and your blog), do you review every book you read? Do you just review Early Reviewers or ARCs? Do you review only [...]

Tuesday Thingers: Popularity Contest (part 3)

Today’s question from the Boston Bibliophile:  What’s the most popular book in your library? Have you read it? What did you think? How many users have it?

The most popular book in my library is J. K. Rowling’s Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone, logging 37,356 LibraryThingers.  Yes, I’ve read it … I must have liked it, [...]

Tuesday Thingers: Blog widgets

Today’s question from the Boston Bibliophile – Blog Widgets.  Do you use them? Do you have them on your blog?   Do you know what I’m talking about? A blog widget is that list of books “From my LibraryThing” and such, that you’ll sometimes see on someone’s sidebar.  If you use it, do all [...]