The Connected Leiden Researcher

  • Altmetrics don’t equal social media

    Altmetrics don’t equal social media

    One huge misconception about altmetrics seems to be that it is solely based on social media metrics. And while they are definitely a large part of what makes up an altmetric score, they are by no means the sole part or perhaps the most versatile.
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  • Get Kudos For Your Work

    Get Kudos For Your Work

    We all want recognition for our work. Find out how the Kudos service can help your science communication efforts and get your work seen and discussed by a larger audience.
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  • 101 Innovations in Scholarly Communication

    101 Innovations in Scholarly Communication

    The 101 Innovations in Scholarly Communication research project is collecting data through a survey until February 10 2016. What exactly is this project about and why should you take the time to fill out the survey to help provide data?
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  • Altmetrics as a discovery tool

    Altmetrics as a discovery tool

    Last October I attended the 2:AM Altmetrics conference in Amsterdam. It was a fascinating day, where I met a number of interesting people and gained plenty of inspiration. This post is the first of a number that were inspired by it.
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  • Social Media for Academics: a WISE presentation

    Social Media for Academics: a WISE presentation

    Last week I gave a presentation for the WISE Network of the University of Technology Eindhoven. The topic was Social Media for Academics and I thought I’d share my presentation and a slightly edited version of what I said.
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