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Fostering democracy through social media: Evaluating diametrically opposed nonprofit advocacy organizations’ use of Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube

Overview of attention for article published in Public Relations Review, January 2013
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  • In the top 25% of all research outputs scored by Altmetric
  • Good Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age (73rd percentile)

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6 tweeters

Readers on

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89 Mendeley
citeulike
1 CiteULike
Title
Fostering democracy through social media: Evaluating diametrically opposed nonprofit advocacy organizations’ use of Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube
Published in
Public Relations Review, January 2013
DOI 10.1016/j.pubrev.2013.07.013

Twitter Demographics

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Mendeley readers

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
United Kingdom 4 4%
United States 4 4%
Spain 1 1%
Germany 1 1%
Malaysia 1 1%
Mexico 1 1%
Ireland 1 1%
Netherlands 1 1%
Unknown 75 84%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Master 24 27%
Student > Ph. D. Student 22 25%
Student > Bachelor 9 10%
Lecturer 6 7%
Researcher 6 7%
Other 22 25%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Social Sciences 43 48%
Computer Science 15 17%
Business, Management and Accounting 13 15%
Arts and Humanities 6 7%
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 2 2%
Other 10 11%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 4. 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 05 May 2014.
All research outputs
#1,324,263
of 6,228,730 outputs
Outputs from Public Relations Review
#63
of 295 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#35,587
of 133,510 outputs
Outputs of similar age from Public Relations Review
#1
of 2 outputs
Altmetric has tracked 6,228,730 research outputs across all sources so far. Compared to these this one has done well and is in the 78th percentile: it's in the top 25% of all research outputs ever tracked by Altmetric.
So far Altmetric has tracked 295 research outputs from this source. They receive a mean Attention Score of 3.2. This one has done well, scoring higher than 78% of its peers.
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