Born in 2006 as a community cataloging of books and reading web Goodreads created by Otis Chandler, today has 40 million active users.
I joined Goodreads few years back and since then it has become a great tool to keep the records of all the books I have read. Before finding Goodreads, I used to to keep record of books I have read on paper. Apart from that, I feel it’s a great place to explore new books not in their publishing order but books similar to your taste or what you generally read. I have found so many books in recommendations section or in groups and discussions, lists and few through giveaways.
Goodreads conducts every year a Reading Challenge which has been driving me to read more consistently. So far this year, I am still yet to complete the challenge: