April 26, 2004

News & Opinion: Searching for Books

By: Dylan Schleicher @ 1:45 PM – Filed under: Publishing Industry

Angie McKaig has some problems with the Amazon search engine. Angie contends that while Amazon's Search in Book has added functionality, but makes the results less relevant.
Our search engine is far from perfect. We working to improve it. Angie's comments remind me that we need to make it easy for people to find what they are looking for. Anything outside that clouds that objective.

About Dylan Schleicher

Dylan Schleicher has been a part of the 800-CEO-READ claque since 2003. Even though he's stayed on at the company, he has not stayed put. After beginning in shipping & receiving, he joined customer service and accounting before moving into his current, highly elliptical orbit of duties overseeing the ChangeThis and In the Books websites, the company's annual review of books and in-house design. He lives with his wife and two children in the Washington Heights neighborhood on Milwaukee's West Side.