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Hardcover Internal MVP Released!

We’re working out the bugs and getting ready for a public release! Join our mailing list to be notified first.

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Adam Fortuna

3 min read

Finding Good Books Shouldn’t Be a Slog through the Amazon

Our manifesto.

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Adam Fortuna

2 min read

What’s in a Reading Goal?

We’re trying something different on Hardcover: allow readers to create multiple goals to spark motivation.

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Adam Fortuna

4 min read

Your Book Stats: What Are They For?

Showing the right information about your reading habits can inspire more reading and help you find books you’ll love even more.

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Adam Fortuna

6 min read

List and Shelves and Organization, Oh My!

Book organization is a core piece of any book tracking application. This enables easily seeing books organized in a bunch of different ways. Here’s a look at some of the ways we’re tackling this at Hardcover.

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Adam Fortuna

6 min read

Hardcover Update #2 – What’s Different About Hardcover?

This is an email that went out to the Hardcover email list on June 20, 2021. Join the list to get these when they’re sent.

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Adam Fortuna

3 min read

The Perfect Startup Tech Stack?

Every developer has a tech stack they consider to be the best. Mine has changed over time – and is changing again for Hardcover.

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Adam Fortuna

10 min read

The Startup Blog

I’ve always loved reading blogs and other stories that document a companies founding. We’re going to be doing just chat – sharing what we learn and our progress along the way.

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Adam Fortuna

3 min read

We have a name: Hardcover!

Our list of potential names was… interesting.

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Adam Fortuna

2 min read

Untitled Book Site Kickoff Meeting

It’s official – we have a group working together on this project! Here’s a look at how we’re kicking things off.

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Adam Fortuna

2 min read