Altmetric Blog

Archive: August 2020

Lucy Goodchild explores the findings and attention around a piece of research published in the previous month that caught the public’s attention. Listen to the accompanying podcast episode here. Whether it’s a Van Dyke, a Hulihee or a full beard, facial hair appears to have enjoyed a resurgence in popularity in the last decade, with 42 percent of British men sporting facial hair by the end of 2016. But fashion aside, why do humans grow beards in the first place? What sort of biological benefit does it afford, if any? This is a topic that Dr. David … Read More
Staying up to date with the latest trends in the topics you publish in can be challenging. In our recent webinars for publishers, we have focused on how you can use altmetrics data to stay ahead of the curve and boost your commissioning and promotional strategies as well as refresh your organizational identity. In this collection of free on-demand webinars, you will receive actionable insights that your editorial and marketing teams can apply directly to day-to-day tasks as well as long term planning.   Informing commissioning and data-driven decisions In this webinar, … Read More