Altmetric Blog

Archive: May 2020

Lucy Goodchild explores the findings and attention around a piece of research published recently that caught the public’s attention. Listen to the accompanying podcast episode here. A kid stands in the lunch queue at school. It’s been a long morning and they’re hungry. They’re faced with an array of choices – sandwiches, salads, burgers and fries. Will they go for the healthy option? According to a recent study, their choice could be influenced by what they’ve been watching on television. In a paper in the Journal of Nutrition Education and Behavior, Dr. Frans Folkvord and his … Read More
Any marketing or communications professional knows that a brand’s most vital resource is its reputation, and good media monitoring helps you protect it. Media monitoring can help you to stay on top of threats to your brand’s reputation and can help you to develop your reputation further. But did you know that the Altmetric Explorer can complement your media monitoring tool?  By using Altmetric in tandem with existing media monitoring services you will have a more robust process for capturing the detail of the conversation around your research, and celebrating your successes with a broader audience. Read More