Fostering democracy through social media: Evaluating diametrically opposed nonprofit advocacy organizations’ use of Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube

Overview of attention for article published in Public Relations Review, January 2013
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  • In the top 25% of all research outputs scored by Altmetric
  • Among the highest-scoring outputs from this source (#34 of 242)
  • Good score compared to outputs of the same age (78th percentile)

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Title
Fostering democracy through social media: Evaluating diametrically opposed nonprofit advocacy organizations’ use of Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube
Published in
Public Relations Review, January 2013
DOI 10.1016/j.pubrev.2013.07.013

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
United Kingdom 5 8%
United States 3 5%
Netherlands 1 2%
Germany 1 2%
Ireland 1 2%
Malaysia 1 2%
Mexico 1 2%
Portugal 1 2%
Unknown 46 77%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Researcher 5 8%
Professor 2 3%
Librarian 2 3%
Unknown 51 85%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Social Sciences 23 38%
Computer and Information Science 12 20%
Business Administration 10 17%
Management Science / Operations Research 2 3%
Arts and Literature 2 3%
Other 10 17%
Unknown 1 2%

Score in context

This research output has an Altmetric score of 5. This is our high-level measure of the quality and quantity of online attention that it has received. This score was calculated when the research output was last mentioned on 05 May 2014.
All research outputs
#801,075
of 4,506,977 outputs
Outputs from Public Relations Review
#34
of 242 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#22,471
of 107,148 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Public Relations Review
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