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When do I share my review?

Post Number:#1 by Jaime Lync
» 28 Mar 2017, 09:55

Hello. I have noticed that there is an email sent to me when my book review is approved by a moderator or administrator and then another email when it has been published. Do I have to wait for the email confirming that it was published before I can share it on social media sites like Facebook?
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Re: When do I share my review?

Post Number:#2 by Vickyoreo86
» 28 Mar 2017, 09:57

Check the tab History at the top of your page, that tells me everything about the reviews I have posted. There is an option to 'view review' I think once it is classed as published it is done and set to be shared :)
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Re: When do I share my review?

Post Number:#3 by bookowlie
» 29 Mar 2017, 14:04

Just to be clear, OBC official reviews are exclusive to OBC. You can "share" the link to the review, but not the actual entire review.
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Re: When do I share my review?

Post Number:#4 by Jaime Lync
» 29 Mar 2017, 16:50

I am straight on that part Bookowolie but thanks for putting it out there. Right now I am wondering what's the maximum waiting time to receive notification if your approved review is being published or just counted as complete.
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Re: When do I share my review?

Post Number:#5 by bookowlie
» 29 Mar 2017, 16:53

It's usually only a few days. Since the editing system was modified a few days ago, the changes might have made the process a little longer at the moment.

-- 29 Mar 2017, 17:58 --

The other thing that can delay the process is the author's approval of the ending blurb (required for paid reviews). You can check the review status in your review history. If the author hasn't approved the review within one week, you can click on the link for Scott to approve it. You would first have to click on the ending blurb to do this.
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