What is Placeof?

Placeof is a web platform that proposes paths and allows the reader to get in contact with the real geography described into the books or connected to the author's life. The best 'suppliers' for Placeof are readers, travellers and dreamers; as Wikipedia, our website needs the participation of users with new and original contents.

Who added the current contents?

Current contents are inserted by users already registered to the website.

Who can insert new contents?

Contents can be inserted by everyone who is registered to the website.

How can I insert new contents?

You are invited to register to the website and after, just with a click on the "Add" button (on the top-right angle) you can insert your content and choose to add a new book, a new author or other details in our current library. Adding a new "pin" for one path, it's very easy: go on the path's page you are interested (a path inside a book or related to an author) and click on "+" icon on the first column.

Can i insert just one single pin in a path?

Yes! You don't need to insert all the pins of one path. If you know a particular place about a book or author's life, create a new path (if it doesn't exist) and add a new pin. Others users will insert the others.

How can I create a new account?

Registration is in the blink of an eye! In a few moments you can start to insert new books, titles, authors and places or edit current contents. You just need to click on "Login" icon that you find on top-right angle and later on "Register" link. Registration is very fast and in less than a minute you can start to insert new contents or edit current contents."

How can Placeof handle with the risk of wrong contents and common errors?

Placeof works like the same logic used on Wikipedia: everybody, if registered, can add or edit contents. Placeof is equipped by automatic control and archiving system on every change made on the website. Thanks to this technique we can recover in every moments all the data that are removed from a malicious user or by mistake. In the first case, we also provide to ban the user who acted in a way that could damage the website.

How can I edit wrong contents?

To edit wrong contents you need to log in to the website and later click on "pen" icon that you find next to the content that could be edited (book or author description or a single pin of a path).

How can I remove wrong contents?

To remove wrong contents you need to log in to the website and later click on "pen" icon that you find next to the content that could be edited (book or author description or a single pin of a path). At this point,at the end of the second column, you can find "Delete" button."

I am an author, can I insert my books?

Sure. Placeof it's open to all authors. If you are not Charles Dickens yet, it's time to become a part of Placeof and share your book!

How can I help Placeof to grow up?

You can help Placeof inserting new contents, speaking to your friends about the website or helping us with che crowdfunding that you can find on the next link:

TIM - With You We Do: Placeof

How can I get in touch to the creators of the website?

If you have any suggestions or request we will be happy to hear that from you! Don't be shy and get in touch! You can write to us on this mail address: info@placeof.it or using our facebook page.