2014 Altmetrics and Social Media: Beyond the Impact Factor
An expansion of the discussion at last year's meeting, this session will examine emerging standards for understanding and sharing altmetrics. In addition, the session will include examples of publishers using altmetrics to buoy their promotions and social media presence. Panelists will present the core technologies, provide real-world examples of how publishers are using altmetrics to shape their businesses, and show the benefits to all parties within the scholarly community.
Chair: Katherine Purple, Managing Editor, Purdue University Press
Panelists: Mike Buschman, Co-founder, Plum Analytics
Jill Rodgers, Marketing Manager, Journals, MIT Press
Dave Scherer, Scholarly Repository Specialist, Purdue University Libraries Publishing Division
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