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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 (#27 of 4,303)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age (98th percentile)
  • High Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age and source (98th percentile)

Mentioned by

news
2 news outlets
blogs
4 blogs
twitter
79 tweeters

Citations

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114 Dimensions

Readers on

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87 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

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Spain 1 1%
Ireland 1 1%
United States 1 1%
Canada 1 1%
Colombia 1 1%
Unknown 82 94%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Master 14 16%
Other 12 14%
Student > Bachelor 12 14%
Student > Ph. D. Student 11 13%
Researcher 10 11%
Other 28 32%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 33 38%
Unspecified 17 20%
Social Sciences 14 16%
Computer Science 8 9%
Business, Management and Accounting 5 6%
Other 10 11%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 88. 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
#187,286
of 13,514,416 outputs
Outputs from British Journal of Urology
#27
of 4,303 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#3,100
of 199,017 outputs
Outputs of similar age from British Journal of Urology
#1
of 53 outputs
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