Skoob is a Brazilian social network aimed at readers. The application allows you to create a virtual collection of books, classifying them from those already read to those desired for reading. With your account, you can exchange literary and exemplary experiences with other users, make recommendations and criticisms, establish reading goals and learn about titles of the most varied genres.
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Skoob is available as a website and as an app for Android and iPhone (iOS) phones. In the following tutorial, see how to use Skoob to create an account, set up your bookshelf and interact with platform users.
Skoob is a social network that allows the integration of Brazilian readers Photo: Emanuel Reis / TechTudo
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How to create a Skoob account
Step 1. Download the Skoob application on the TechTudo page. At the first access, tap on the Enter button and then on the Register button to create a Skoob account;
Creating a simple Skoob account Photo: Reproduo / Emanuel Reis
Step 2. You must use a valid email and set a password. On the next page, you can describe your profile and place a photo by touching the camera icon. Thus, your account will be created on Skoob.
You can choose an avatar directly from your gallery for Skoob Photo: Reproduo / Emanuel Reis
How to use Skoob and assemble your bookshelf
Step 1. With the account created, the time to assemble the bookcase. Skoob will present some titles for you to rate them. Touch the + button and select one of the three options: J li, I want to read and Lendo;
A series of titles appear as a suggestion to assemble your shelf on Skoob Photo: Reproduo / Emanuel Reis
Step 2. When you are finished sorting the books, tap the "finish" button. The pages read are computed and the titles are stored in categories on the user's shelf. To consult it, select the numbers displayed on your profile. The My Books page will open, where each color of the works' label corresponds to the classification given by you.
On the Skoob shelf, the books are separated according to their experience Photo: Reproduo / Emanuel Reis
How to interact with users on Skoob
Step 1. Touch the magnifying glass icon on the bottom options bar. The search page allows you to search for books and readers. Enter the username of the account you are looking for and tap on the corresponding result to open the profile and follow it;
You can search for user profiles and books on Skoob Photo: Reproduo / Emanuel Reis
Step 2. If you wish, you can send a friend request to that person. Just tap on the ellipsis icon next to the "Follow" button, and select the "Friends?" on the next page;
In addition to following a profile, it is possible to create a bond of friendship Photo: Reproduo / Emanuel Reis
Step 3. You will access your friend's followers, the people he follows, the books on the shelf and the publications. To enjoy some publication, just touch the heart icon. To comment, select the balloon icon and, on the open page, write your comment, ending it in Send.
Interacting with Skoob users is a possibility offered by the social network Photo: Reproduo / Emanuel Reis
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