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  • Many companies track their ‘scientific share of voice’, a metric that compares the volume of research literature for their products in comparison to competitors. This metric misses a key constituency; health care providers (HCPs) who are influent... more
  • The Open Access filter allows users to understand the influence Open Access has on online attention and how research outputs have been discussed online. The Altmetric Explorer, Explorer API and CSV spreadsheet exports retrieve all Open Access... more
  • We've created new pages for guiding our users through a few steps to get started using Altmetric Explorer.    Find all our training videos here.   Or visit the following pages for specific training and guides about: Altmetric Explorer f... more
  • Check the System Status for each of the Altmetric Products here

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  • Background   In July 2019, as part of Twitter’s licensing agreement with Altmetric, we made some updates to the Twitter data that is surfaced in the Altmetric Details Page and Altmetric Explorer APIs, as well as the Altmetric Explorer CSV expor... more
  • While the most important part of an Altmetric report is the qualitative data, it's also useful to put attention in context and see how some research outputs are doing relative to others. The Altmetric Attention Score for a research outpu... more
  • The table below describes the process for collecting data, update frequency and any additional details across all of Altmetric's tracked sources.   Source name Collection method Update frequency Notes Twitter              ... more
  • Altmetric started tracking attention to research across various attention sources in October 2011. The table below lists the dates when source coverage began and ended, if applicable.    Coverage dates refer to when Altmetric set up tracking of... more
  • The Open Access filter allows users to understand the influence Open Access has on online attention and how research outputs have been discussed online. The Altmetric Explorer, Explorer API and CSV spreadsheet exports retrieve all Open Access... more
  • Check the full Altmetric Top 100 here. From Covid-19 to engineering the perfect espresso, controversial, important, and unusual research and scholarly editorials from across the sciences, arts, and humanities feature in this year's Altme... more
  • Many companies track their ‘scientific share of voice’, a metric that compares the volume of research literature for their products in comparison to competitors. This metric misses a key constituency; health care providers (HCPs) who are influent... more
  • The Altmetric/Dimensions Share of Voice report provides a unique, research-centered view of a company's share of voice in a research area, allowing for the first time the direct measurement of patient, doctor, and public engagement with rese... more
  • The Share of Voice report is a customizable report that helps companies understand their product research's performance in a topic or therapeutic area, in relation to competitors.   Scientific share of voice Customers can define one or... more
  • How to use filters to customize your share of voice report Share of voice reports include report and focus area filters that allow you to customize your reports for therapeutic areas, products, journals, countries, and publication years.   ... more