↓ Skip to main content

Dirty laundry: The nature and substance of seeking relationship help from strangers online

Overview of attention for article published in Journal of Social and Personal Relationships, October 2021
Altmetric Badge

About this Attention Score

  • In the top 5% of all research outputs scored by Altmetric
  • One of the highest-scoring outputs from this source (#4 of 1,404)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age (99th percentile)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age and source (99th percentile)

Mentioned by

news
71 news outlets
blogs
4 blogs
twitter
40 tweeters
reddit
1 Redditor

Citations

dimensions_citation
1 Dimensions

Readers on

mendeley
26 Mendeley
You are seeing a free-to-access but limited selection of the activity Altmetric has collected about this research output. Click here to find out more.
Title
Dirty laundry: The nature and substance of seeking relationship help from strangers online
Published in
Journal of Social and Personal Relationships, October 2021
DOI 10.1177/02654075211046635
Pubmed ID
Authors

Charlotte Entwistle, Andrea B. Horn, Tabea Meier, Ryan L. Boyd

Twitter Demographics

The data shown below were collected from the profiles of 40 tweeters who shared this research output. Click here to find out more about how the information was compiled.

Mendeley readers

The data shown below were compiled from readership statistics for 26 Mendeley readers of this research output. Click here to see the associated Mendeley record.

Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Unknown 26 100%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Ph. D. Student 5 19%
Student > Doctoral Student 4 15%
Unspecified 3 12%
Student > Bachelor 3 12%
Student > Master 1 4%
Other 2 8%
Unknown 8 31%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Psychology 9 35%
Unspecified 3 12%
Medicine and Dentistry 2 8%
Economics, Econometrics and Finance 1 4%
Nursing and Health Professions 1 4%
Other 2 8%
Unknown 8 31%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 600. This is our high-level measure of the quality and quantity of online attention that it has received. This Attention Score, as well as the ranking and number of research outputs shown below, was calculated when the research output was last mentioned on 28 March 2022.
All research outputs
#26,605
of 21,229,756 outputs
Outputs from Journal of Social and Personal Relationships
#4
of 1,404 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#1,097
of 421,352 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Journal of Social and Personal Relationships
#1
of 43 outputs
Altmetric has tracked 21,229,756 research outputs across all sources so far. Compared to these this one has done particularly well and is in the 99th percentile: it's in the top 5% of all research outputs ever tracked by Altmetric.
So far Altmetric has tracked 1,404 research outputs from this source. They typically receive a lot more attention than average, with a mean Attention Score of 23.4. This one has done particularly well, scoring higher than 99% of its peers.
Older research outputs will score higher simply because they've had more time to accumulate mentions. To account for age we can compare this Altmetric Attention Score to the 421,352 tracked outputs that were published within six weeks on either side of this one in any source. This one has done particularly well, scoring higher than 99% of its contemporaries.
We're also able to compare this research output to 43 others from the same source and published within six weeks on either side of this one. This one has done particularly well, scoring higher than 99% of its contemporaries.