Your influence. Tracked. Explained. Visualized.

Altmetric’s interface tracks online engagement to reveal how and where your research is making a difference.

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What can Altmetric help you achieve?

Thousands of conversations about scholarly content happen online every day. Altmetric tracks a range of sources to capture and collate this activity, helping you to monitor and report on the attention surrounding the work you care about.

Take a look at our solutions

Access and compare online attention to research

Altmetric Explorer

Uncover the wider influence of published research

Track thousands of online mentions all in one platform.

Showcase research influence

Altmetric Badges

See the dissemination of research at a glance

Consolidate online attention to research to complement traditional citation analysis.

Flexible data

Altmetric API

Leverage Altmetric data in the way that works best for your organization

Conduct more complex searches, ask granular questions, build custom visualizations and merge your own data.

Custom analysis and visualizations

Altmetric Consultancy

Order bespoke dashboards to answer your questions

Our data analysts can help you create a custom solution based on your organization’s needs.

Transform your approach to engagement tracking

Move beyond citations and listen in on the conversation

What our customers say about us

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“Altmetric has the potential to change the way we understand the impact that research has within academia and more importantly the wider impact that it has in society.”

SAGE Publications

Latest insights

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Can Altmetric help create a level playing field for …

Can Altmetric solutions provide a clearer picture of how a researcher’s gender might influence their recognition, achievements, and impact within STEM fields? Can Altmetric be one of the means to address current gender disparities within STEM research?

Antimicrobial resistance: the urgency of tracking attention

Tools like Altmetric will be vital in tracking the attention research on antimicrobial resistance gets across different information platforms.

Media and Information Literacy

Altmetric for media and information literacy in the …

While the now well-recognized Altmetric donut does show the amount of attention in various digital settings, it is becoming increasingly clear that digging deeper into Altmetric data can uncover a plethora of important information that was previously difficult, if not impossible, to access.

Patient-safety related studies: an overview into th…

The emphasis on including patients, families, caregivers, and communities in the discourse means looking beyond research and scholarly circles to understand what themes related to patient safety resonate within the ‘public’ domain

On-demand webinars

Getting to know Altmetric Badges: Why they are useful for publishers

As a publisher, you may see Altmetric Badges on your publication pages. Each badge updates…

Elevating SDG Impact: Insights, Trends, and Automations for Publishers

Scholarly publishers play a crucial role in advancing the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs),…

Tracking multiple languages in the Altmetric Explorer

Wikipedia is one of the most important sources of information on the web and one…

Telling Research Impact Stories with Altmetric Data

What are altmetrics, and how can you use them to tell research impact stories?  In…

Sharing Evidence of Journal Success: Competitive Benchmarking for Effective Storytelling

Editorial boards want up-to-the-minute indicators of success like media attention and indicators of impact including…

Social Media for Scholars: How to Share Your Research Online

Do you want to share your scholarly work on social media but don’t know how?…

The first step in landscape analysis: How to search by subject area in Altmetric Explorer

Are you interested in tracking and analyzing the research landscape of specific fields? If you…

How to search for competitors in the Altmetric Explorer

Have you ever wondered what kind of online attention your competitors are receiving? Having clear…

Visualizing Altmetric data in Tableau

Data visualization can transform massive amounts of raw Altmetric data into actionable insights in minutes.…

How to Perform Sentiment and Topic Analysis for Altmetric Data

The public may be talking about your research but what do these conversations mean? Sentiment…

Visualizing Altmetric data with VOSviewer

Visualizations can make data come alive, uncover new insights and capture the imagination in a…

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