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The social media revolution is changing the conference experience: analytics and trends from eight international meetings

Overview of attention for article published in British Journal of Urology, January 2015
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  • In the top 5% of all research outputs scored by Altmetric
  • Among the highest-scoring outputs from this source (#37 of 5,251)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age (98th percentile)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age and source (99th percentile)

Mentioned by

news
2 news outlets
blogs
4 blogs
twitter
78 tweeters

Citations

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138 Dimensions

Readers on

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114 Mendeley
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Title
The social media revolution is changing the conference experience: analytics and trends from eight international meetings
Published in
British Journal of Urology, January 2015
DOI 10.1111/bju.12910
Pubmed ID
Authors

Sarah E. Wilkinson, Marnique Y. Basto, Greta Perovic, Nathan Lawrentschuk, Declan G. Murphy

Abstract

To analyse the use of Twitter at urology conferences to enhance the social media conference experience.

Twitter Demographics

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Mendeley readers

The data shown below were compiled from readership statistics for 114 Mendeley readers of this research output. Click here to see the associated Mendeley record.

Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
United States 2 2%
Canada 1 <1%
Ireland 1 <1%
Spain 1 <1%
Colombia 1 <1%
Unknown 108 95%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Master 20 18%
Student > Bachelor 18 16%
Other 16 14%
Student > Ph. D. Student 12 11%
Researcher 12 11%
Other 24 21%
Unknown 12 11%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 44 39%
Social Sciences 17 15%
Computer Science 8 7%
Business, Management and Accounting 6 5%
Psychology 5 4%
Other 13 11%
Unknown 21 18%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 85. 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 14 November 2017.
All research outputs
#293,213
of 17,364,317 outputs
Outputs from British Journal of Urology
#37
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Outputs of similar age
#3,607
of 206,621 outputs
Outputs of similar age from British Journal of Urology
#1
of 52 outputs
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