FAQ - Beta-Readers
A beta-reader is a person who reads a work of fiction with a critical eye, with the aim of improving grammar, spelling, characterization, and general style of a story prior to its release to the general public. (definition from Wikipedia)
Anyone can become a beta-reader. It's simple. Offer your services to someone you think you might be able to help. To become a beta-reader, edit your bio and choose "Yes" next to "Beta-Reader".
Members who need a beta-reader can contact one if they need help. To see the list of beta-readers, go to "Authors" (see navigation on the top) and select "Beta-Reader". To contact a beta-reader, go to his profile and click on "Contact Member".