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Postrocket: helping Facebook Page admins analyze their content

I really like this new startup, PostRocket. Anything that helps companies to post relevant content, the better. Readers will appreciate getting content that engages them. I just hope they don’t tell Facebook Pages to embrace posting status updates that say, “if you like summer, click ‘like’!”

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How many highlights does it take to move up the most-highlighted Kindle list?

I’ve started keeping track of how adding highlights to a Kindle book moves it up the “most highlighted book” list on Amazon. Right now I have a book that has 30 highlights. It’s ranked 11,701 on the list. I will add highlights and see how it moves up the list. (The book is “John 12-21 […]

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Free graphic novels on the Kindle

Four things I discovered about trying to read a graphic novel on a kindle. There are only 17 free graphic novels for the Kindle. The most intriguing free graphic novel is Bananaman ranked at the bottom, #17. I “bought” Bananaman for free, and now the book’s ranking is #16. Since one purchase moved the ranking […]

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Amazon and Goodreads partnership

Since Amazon is not the most socially friendly website out there, would it be possible for Amazon and Goodreads to partner? I’d love to have better social sharing abilities for highlights and notes on my Kindle books. 3/29/2013 UPDATE: Amazon has bought Goodreads! My analysis: Good news and bad news from Amazon buying Goodreads

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Google Plus is for posting, not reading

Here’s another problem with Google Plus. It’s a platform for posting, not reading. You can add people to your circles. For instance, someone requested that he wanted to be in my circles for: books, comics, food, Kindle, libraries, nature, photography, video games and weather. I added him to those circles. However, this person doesn’t always […]

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My 14 picks of over 500 free graphic novels on graphic.ly

Over on my spudart.org blog, I featured 14 free graphic novels. Here’s a couple: Mr. T Pulp! Magazine Check out all 14.