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How can I use altmetrics?

You can use altmetrics alongside bibliometrics in any scenario where you are trying to demonstrate the value and impact of your work, such as proposals, personal websites, job applications and CVs.

Here are some examples of researchers using altmetrics:

In a CV, above the list of publications:

Screenshot showing altmetrics used in a CV. In the Publications section of their CV, the author is linking readers to their profile on an altmetrics platform via a hyperlink which reads "ImpactStory profile for altmetrics data".

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