Fostering democracy through social media: Evaluating diametrically opposed nonprofit advocacy organizations’ use of Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube
So far Altmetric has seen 6 tweets from 6 accounts with an upper bound of 42,928 combined followers.

PAPER: Giselle A. Auger, "Fostering Democracy via Social Media"

PAPER: Giselle A. Auger, "Fostering Democracy via Social Media"

PAPER: Giselle A. Auger, "Fostering Democracy via Social Media"

PAPER: Giselle A. Auger, "Fostering Democracy via Social Media"

RT @Liberationtech: PAPER: Giselle A. Auger, "Fostering Democracy via Social Media"”

Twitter attention
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Geographical breakdown
# Country As %
1 TR 33%
2 GB 16%
2 US 16%
2 AU 16%
Unknown 16%
Tweeter demographics
Type Count As %
Members of the public 4 66%
Science communicators (journalists, bloggers, editors) 1 16%
Scientists 1 16%
Mendeley readership
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Geographical breakdown
# Country As %
1 US 13%
2 GB 8%
3 IE 4%
3 MY 4%
3 PT 4%
Unknown 65%
Reader demographics
Readers by discipline Count As %
Social Sciences 9 39%
Computer and Information Science 6 26%
Business Administration 4 17%
Medicine 1 4%
Management Science / Operations Research 1 4%
Other 2 8%
Readers by professional status Count As %
Ph.D. Student 6 26%
Student (Master) 5 21%
Student (Bachelor) 2 8%
Student (Postgraduate) 2 8%
Post Doc 2 8%
Other 6 26%
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