For two years, I had been using the weRead Facebook app as my online bookshelf. I had never used anything to track my books electronically before, and at the time, weRead seemed like a good choice because some of my other Facebook friends used it too. Now, two years later, I'm switching to Goodreads. There are several reasons for making the switch:
1. I don't like having to log in to Facebook to view or update my bookshelf.
2. The weRead app is down more often than I like.
The functionality in Goodreads is better. For instance, I like being
able to sort by rating, which, believe it or not, I can't do with
4. I like the recommendations on Goodreads (so far).
I've heard that
Goodreads is a good platform for authors. I haven't looked into those
features yet because I've been using it as a reader more than as an
So now I will leave you so that I can enter more books I've read into Goodreads.