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

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

An Altmetric lens on retractions and misinformation

Two recent papers show that the Altmetric Attention Score can have applications pertinent in this era of misinformation in the digital age.

LGBTQ+ in STEM: examining scholarly conversations

Using Altmetric, we highlight the academic papers making the biggest impact in the field of LGBTQ+ inclusivity in STEM in recent years.

We’re migrating to the cloud

We are excited to share that our staging infrastructure has been successfully migrated to the…

On-demand webinars

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…

Understanding and Benchmarking your Journal with Altmetric Data

Big data and visualizations platforms are expanding the possibilities of mining Altmetric data to gain…

Altmetric Badges: how to engage your authors

Would you like to provide immediate feedback to your authors on the broader attention and…

Effective Social Media Strategies for Publishers

Want to plan effective social media promotional strategies for your various publications and content types?…

How to write impact statements with Altmetric data

Have you ever wondered how to use altmetrics to enhance a CV, grant application, presentation,…

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