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Old Habits, New Realities: Digital Newsrooms in Kenyan Commercial Media Houses

Overview of attention for article published in African Journalism Studies, June 2019
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  • In the top 25% of all research outputs scored by Altmetric
  • Among the highest-scoring outputs from this source (#25 of 102)
  • Good Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age (77th percentile)
  • Average Attention Score compared to outputs of the same age and source

Mentioned by

blogs
1 blog
twitter
1 tweeter

Citations

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2 Dimensions

Readers on

mendeley
4 Mendeley
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Title
Old Habits, New Realities: Digital Newsrooms in Kenyan Commercial Media Houses
Published in
African Journalism Studies, June 2019
DOI 10.1080/23743670.2019.1583583
Authors

Wambui Wamunyu, j. Siguru Wahutu

Twitter Demographics

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Mendeley readers

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Unknown 4 100%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Researcher 1 25%
Lecturer 1 25%
Student > Master 1 25%
Unknown 1 25%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Philosophy 1 25%
Arts and Humanities 1 25%
Social Sciences 1 25%
Unknown 1 25%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 9. 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 08 January 2020.
All research outputs
#2,380,648
of 15,390,424 outputs
Outputs from African Journalism Studies
#25
of 102 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#57,788
of 263,123 outputs
Outputs of similar age from African Journalism Studies
#5
of 10 outputs
Altmetric has tracked 15,390,424 research outputs across all sources so far. Compared to these this one has done well and is in the 84th percentile: it's in the top 25% of all research outputs ever tracked by Altmetric.
So far Altmetric has tracked 102 research outputs from this source. They typically receive more attention than average, with a mean Attention Score of 8.2. This one has gotten more attention than average, scoring higher than 72% 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 263,123 tracked outputs that were published within six weeks on either side of this one in any source. This one has done well, scoring higher than 77% of its contemporaries.
We're also able to compare this research output to 10 others from the same source and published within six weeks on either side of this one. This one has scored higher than 5 of them.