Maria Popova is a Forbes 30 under 30 honoree, regular author for The Atlantic, and was named to the Fast Company 100 Most Creative in Business list. I let her know I was a regular reader of her site when I sent her an email a few months ago after she wrote an article about the dangers of…
Ah, it makes me think my library could be making money via Amazon ads — if I made all the book covers link to Amazon rather than our catalog (haha). But it is shameful when people make money on the sly…. Instead, she could have said - either donate OR buy books from Amazon to help support us. It’s the silence that is damning.
Brainpickings is a great site - but Maria Popova needs to tread carefully.