Nothing is more awesome for an author than to connect with other writers (like on Red Room!) as well as with readers. One of the largest reader sites online is Goodreads. For an author looking to connect with readers or seeking reviews, the site is great but can be cumbersome to navigate when just starting.
Where does one begin? Is it best to "fan," "follow," or "friend" a person? And what about etiquette? How does an author in search of book reviews approach reviewers? All these questions and more are answered...along with some tips to get you up and running like a pro in no time.
Read the full post at Julie Ortolon's Online Journal.