Tell Me Something Tuesday: June 16, 2020

Posted June 16, 2020 by Jen in TMST Tags:

Tell Me Something Tuesday is a weekly discussion post hosted by Rainy Day Ramblings where bloggers discuss a wide range of topics from books to blogging. Weigh in and join the conversation by adding your thoughts in the comments. If you want to do your own post, grab the question and answer it on your blog. Feel free to leave your links in the comments if you are participating.

June 16: Tagging Authors in Reviews

Do you tag authors in your (overall) positive reviews? How do you feel about authors not acknowledging them or opting out? (Courtesy of Roberta@Offbeat YA)

I used to tag authors on Twitter when I would link my reviews – positive ones only. I did it in hopes the tweet would get signal boosts, bringing more people to my blog. However, over time I’ve changed my view on tagging authors and no longer do it. Some authors do not want to read reviews, stellar or not, and by tagging them, I’m putting my review in their space. I find that some authors will still find the review and tweet it or repost on Facebook, and that’s great when they do – bringing more readers to my blog. But it’s no longer part of my routine.

What about you? Tell Me Something and leave a comment!