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Offline chc

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« on: September 26, 2016, 08:07:02 PM »
KBoards is a website devoted to all things Kindle. We're a small family operation, but to our delight we've also become the largest independent Kindle user site on the web. is a community forum for Kindle owners, with 90,000 members and over 3 million posts. The site is rated by Alexa as among the top #10,000 highest-traffic websites in the United States. Our Facebook page has over 60,000 friends. And our discussion forums have recently topped 300 million pageviews.

The site includes a Kindle user forum, a Kindle blog, and other goodies like our Top 10 page and our Link-Maker tool. Our forums have boards focused on Kindle books, accessories, reviews, user tips, and other Kindle-related topics. We also regularly run exclusive contests and giveaways in cooperation with our Kindle accessory sponsors.

Beyond that, KBoards offers unique (and free) tools for authors, including our active Writer's Cafe, a sorted list of bestselling KBoards authors, a Book Bazaar to promote indie books, a directory of author services like editing and cover graphics, and a KB author books page. We also provide our authors with a book profile page for each of their books, which displays all relevant book information - including online sample reading, customer reviews, video trailers, and more - on a single showcase page.

Media references to include AmericanWay Magazine, Blink magazine, Engadget (including our scoop on Kindle Unlimited), Forbes Magazine, Gizmodo (here and here), Huffington Post,, Kindle Chronicles podcast (see interviews with Leslie and Harvey), the New York Times (here, here, here, here), O Globo, The Register, TechCrunch, Time Magazine (Dec 10, 2012 issue and this Time online article), and

Join our community by registering (free) in our forums, and by liking our Facebook page. You can also follow us on Twitter.
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« Reply #1 on: October 17, 2016, 02:44:46 AM »
Hi there, any chance of pointing me in the direction of information on how to make my profile, enter a discussion, I am unused to chat rooms but have been recommended to this site and would like to be an active participant. Thank you.

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« Reply #2 on: October 17, 2016, 03:33:42 AM »
Hi, Tsubo--

If you go to the "My KBoards" link in the top menu, you'll be able to modify your Profile (see the "Profile" link).

Where you'll go after that will depend on what you wish to discuss!

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« Reply #3 on: October 08, 2017, 09:32:50 PM »
Why is it a user has to post something on a board before they can update their profile photo? It is an unnecessary step and leads to spam posts (like this one).
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« Reply #4 on: January 07, 2018, 09:49:21 PM »
What I like about KBoards is Writers' Cafe! I'm happy to be with you!

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