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How to Import Your GoodReads List Into WordPress, for free

Here are the steps I took in order to get all of my GoodReads books/reviews over into my IndieWeb-ified Wordpress: Prerequisites: A GoodReads account with a decent amount of books reviewed and/or starred A self-hosted WordPress site Twenty Seventeen theme (could work with others) Advanced Custom Fields plugin to work with extra data I am using the post-kinds plugin - not required Export from GoodReads > csv file My Books > Import/Export > Export Library Clean up CSV file - spreadsheet is good, be sure to save it back as text/csv (not xls or odt) remove un-needed/unwanted columns relabel columns to match WordPress fields (Important! ...