Reflections: How To Keep Up With Your Wishlist?Posted on the 12 April 2012 by Bookaholic
Since I've started blogging, I've gained an outrageous wishlist/TBR (it's all the same to me). The difficult part has been keeping up with it all. I've often wondered...How does everyone do it?
I like to pretend like I'm super organized and really on top of it all but usually I'm floundering. I tried to use Goodreads to organize my wishlist but I quickly abandoned it. I wasn't familiar enough with the site initially and I wanted to keep track of where I was getting my recommendations. Though, Jennifer from Book Den created a great tutorial on how to create exclusive shelves on Goodreads and I want to give it a try.
Then I tried to use OneNote, which is available for PCs who have Microsoft. I should mention that OneNote is my life. I use it for EVERYTHING. I created tabs for different genres and copy/pasted the covers of books that I wanted to add to my wishlist into the OneNote. I liked this method because it automatically copied the link from the site hosting the image, allowing me to keep track of both reviews and bloggers, which means I didn't lose track of who inspired me to add the book to my list.
Oh but ever the lazy 3L, even that method became a bit much and I was soon disorganized and confused. I gave up once again. Mostly because I became to lazy to open the OneNote app (yes...I'm that lazy).
So now... DRUM ROLL PLEASE... I use Pinterest. It's so awesome! I have a board for each topic or genre and I have a little pin it button at the top of my browser. I come to a great review that excites me, click the button, choose the image I want to pin and the board, and voila... all done! The pin will always take me back to the original site of the review and it is my list is super pretty!
I know that many of you have super organized methods of organizing your Wishlist/TBR. How do you do it? Which factors are important to you? Do you keep track of who recommends the book?
I still haven't managed a way to prioritize the books I want to read/buy the most? How do you manage that aspect of your TBR?
Inquiring minds want to know...
These articles might interest you :
Cats are naturally inclined to climb and jump, and sometimes they jump on the countertops. Given that this is the place where we often prepare food and eat... Read moreThe 19 September 2012 by Petslady
Are you a spam master and don't even know it yet? What do people think when they see an email with your company name on it? Do you even know what your click... Read moreThe 05 October 2012 by Cr8inc
BUSINESS, MARKETING & ADVERTISING
We are not big on staying in contact on the road if we're only gone for a couple of weeks, but as the trips get longer and longer the need to connect with... Read moreThe 26 September 2012 by Livingthedreamrtw
lime yellow blouse :: H&M (previously worn here; similar here) | yellow & gray floral skirt :: H&M (dying over this one) | wedges :: charlotte... Read moreThe 07 October 2012 by Fashionnerd
Have you been joining raffle draws and and have not won any one of them? Starting to get frustrated? well let me share you the secret that I have perfected afte... Read moreThe 05 October 2012 by Ian_delapena
DIARIES, SELF EXPRESSION, TRAVEL
Who says that Halloweenfun is just reserved for kids? This October you can ensure yourpartners jaw hits the floor when they see you in your temptressnightwear. Read moreThe 08 October 2012 by Tamarstylist
Don’t Let Exhaustion Affect Your Day! With our fast paced lifestyles, many of us end up dead tired way before we’ve managed to do everything... Read moreThe 09 February 2012 by Therealsupermum
HEALTH, HEALTHY LIVING, LIFE COACH
MOST POPULAR FROM BOOKS
- Once Upon A Time, There Was Stevie Wonder and 8-Track Tapes by Stephsscribe
- Amazon Burning by Victoria Griffith by Selane
- Maps. by Ashleylister
- Review: This is What Happy Looks Like by Jennifer E. Smith by Littlebookstar
Apple News Corp Barack Obama The Papacy The Box Office Lady Gaga Kony Nuclear Energy Turkey European Union Economy Christmas Mali Mardi Gras Apps Samsung True Blood Hurricane Sandy Mitt Romney Climate Change Egypt Father's Day Lance Armstrong Harry Potter Halloween Russia Academy Awards China Rick Perry Michelle Rodriguez