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Volunteer vs official

Post Number:#1 by Julie Ditton
» 31 Jan 2017, 03:05

I recently had my first review published and it was posted in the volunteer forum. What are the criteria that makes a person a volunteer reviewer as opposed to official? Is this based on reviewer score?
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Re: Volunteer vs official

Post Number:#2 by Gravy
» 31 Jan 2017, 03:25

I'm not sure. I'll tag @"Scott " for you :tiphat:
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Re: Volunteer vs official

Post Number:#3 by Scott
» 02 Feb 2017, 14:56

There are forum descriptions in the forum list:


Namely, the difference is that volunteer reviews are unpaid. Another issue is that many of those tend to have multiple reviewers reviewing the same book whereas more regular official reviews tend to have only one professional reviewer per book.
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Re: Volunteer vs official

Post Number:#4 by abhishek7081
» 13 Mar 2017, 03:59

thanks for the info people....
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Re: Volunteer vs official

Post Number:#5 by hsimone
» Today, 13:34

This may sound silly, but for the volunteer reviews - do they affect our reviewer score just as the official reviews?
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