Register Guidelines E-Books Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

Go Back   MobileRead Forums > E-Book Readers > Amazon Kindle

Notices

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 11-07-2017, 08:28 PM   #46
jhowell
Wizard
jhowell ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.jhowell ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.jhowell ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.jhowell ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.jhowell ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.jhowell ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.jhowell ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.jhowell ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.jhowell ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.jhowell ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.jhowell ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.
 
jhowell's Avatar
 
Posts: 1,785
Karma: 17299998
Join Date: Nov 2011
Location: Florida
Device: iPad Air 2, Kindle PW2, Nexus 7
Quote:
Originally Posted by HarryT View Post
That seems to me to defeat the whole purpose of tags. To me, a book about the history of the USA should be tagged "History" and "USA", so it shows up under both categories.
I still see uses for it. If categories could be organized that way it would be easy to find all history books and all USA history books.

With your method how do you find only books on USA history using those collections?

Last edited by jhowell; 11-08-2017 at 09:11 AM. Reason: typo
jhowell is offline   Reply With Quote
Advert
Old 11-08-2017, 06:57 AM   #47
Robmonster
Wizard!
Robmonster ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.Robmonster ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.Robmonster ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.Robmonster ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.Robmonster ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.Robmonster ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.Robmonster ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.Robmonster ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.Robmonster ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.Robmonster ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.Robmonster ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.
 
Posts: 221
Karma: 548228
Join Date: Nov 2011
Location: UK
Device: Paperwhite, Voyage + Oasis2
Quote:
Originally Posted by HarryT View Post
Would nested collections make any sense? Collections are tags, remember, not folders; their whole point really is that you can apply multiple tags to a book, so you could tag a book as "Mystery", "Favourites" and "Hercule Poirot", for example. I'm not really sure what a nested collection would physically mean.
I understand they are essentially tags, I just have loads of them and for my usage it'd be nice to have it as a folder style system rather than tags
Robmonster is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-08-2017, 12:28 PM   #48
j.p.s
Wizard
j.p.s ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.j.p.s ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.j.p.s ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.j.p.s ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.j.p.s ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.j.p.s ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.j.p.s ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.j.p.s ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.j.p.s ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.j.p.s ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.j.p.s ought to be getting tired of karma fortunes by now.
 
Posts: 1,185
Karma: 9840700
Join Date: Apr 2011
Device: pb360
Quote:
Originally Posted by Robmonster View Post
I understand they are essentially tags, I just have loads of them and for my usage it'd be nice to have it as a folder style system rather than tags
Yes, especially for back issues of periodicals and journals.
j.p.s is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Best way to manage collections R o d Amazon Kindle 55 10-31-2017 05:16 PM
Any way to manage collections on PC for latest PW? sbarnhar Amazon Kindle 10 03-10-2016 02:47 AM
Glo Manage collections junedog Kobo Reader 1 11-14-2013 08:51 AM
Manage Collections timlegge Calibre 13 09-09-2010 06:12 AM


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 06:51 AM.


MobileRead.com is a privately owned, operated and funded community.