Ways to increase visibility, impact, and citations of your published research
New ways of communicating scientific discoveries through open science platforms also known as academic profile platforms have emerged for storing, publishing, and disseminating research findings. Researchers as well as research institutions embrace open access and make research as accessible and as open as possible to increase visibility and impact.
What do these research(er) profiling tools do?
In the submission of annual progress reports, data on journal impact factors, citation scores, accumulative citations, article-level metrics, author-level metrics including altmetrics that quantify social media attention received by scientific work is extracted from Scopus, Web of Science,Dimensions, and other profiling tools (Baheti & Bhargava, 2017).
Visibility of who?
There are a number of ways one can increase research visibility and impact:
Use Kudos, a free platform for researchers to tell what your research is all about. Watch this video for an introduction and follow a few steps to connect and add publications using ORCID.
How to create a researcher profile account?