Online Book Club App?

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Re: Online Book Club App?

Post by steampunk_girl » 03 Jan 2016, 21:30

Scott wrote:Okay, we've been talking a lot about goals/resolutions for 2016. Let my goal be to make this app thing happen in 2016. :)
Hopefully this can be achieved :D
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Post by Sarah G » 04 Jan 2016, 05:05

What a great idea @Mary Lisboa!

That would make posting on the forum so much easier :)
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Post by Chels14 » 04 Jan 2016, 12:39

So excited to be a new user and see there are rumors of an app this year! How exciting!

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Post by PoeticJava » 04 Jan 2016, 13:48

I am in agreement that an app would be most excellent. I sometimes forget to log in here with my full days and since I have my phone with me all the time and gets alerts of posts, etc, there for other apps, I would definitely be on here more (which could cause a big problem anyway :D)

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Post by Jojowrites4All » 19 Feb 2016, 19:32

Scott wrote:Okay, we've been talking a lot about goals/resolutions for 2016. Let my goal be to make this app thing happen in 2016. :)
OBC App, Sweet!
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Post by Lorirainbowbright » 21 Feb 2016, 23:14

Awesome. That will really help me a lot as well. Looking very forward to this App.

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Post by Scott » 18 Mar 2017, 13:33

I have created a Kickstarter campaign to make an OnlineBookClub.org mobile app.

You will not be charged unless we reach our goal.

The great thing about Kickstarter is it costs you absolutely nothing to pledge. The project only gets funded if it reaches its goal. So enough other people also have to think the project is a good idea for your pledge to come into play. This protects you from donating to a failing cause.

So please go to the Kickstarter and pledge now.

Thank you!
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