Loving @bookwyrm so far - the import from goodreads functionality is so handy. My sister in-law just asked if I knew of any Goodreads alternatives that don't give Bezos any money and I said "funny you should ask..." highly recommended!
If you love books, the best part of the Fediverse is probably @bookwyrm, a GoodReads-style social reading network.
More info and sites to sign up on are at:
Because it uses the same ActivityPub protocol that powers the rest of the Fediverse, you can follow BookWyrm accounts from Mastodon etc.
For example, the lead developer of BookWyrm has an account at @mouse
@bremner It's not just you -- it's running slow. There are some caching changes in progress, as well as profiling the source of the performance issues. Sorry about that!
Was not expecting to see an end-of-year review feature on a Fediverse site but @bookwyrm did it. This is actually really cool.
It's been a long year but at least we have books! Check out your reading recap on BookWyrm:
@cblgh fixed! sorry about that. Github issue: https://github.com/bookwyrm-social/bookwyrm/issues/1641
Been asked, is there a Fediverse alternative to Amazon's Goodreads?
Yes, yes there is
@bookwyrm is a Fediverse-based social reading platform, you can find out more from the official site at:
If you want to help translate BookWyrm into your own language, there's a translation project at https://translate.joinbookwyrm.com
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