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Pubpeer comments

Pubpeer comments

Can apply to:  Research papers with a DOI (Digital Object Identifier) Metric definition:  Pubpeer is a post-publication peer review platform.  The full text of comments submitted by registered and unregistered users are publicly available. Metric calculation:  Pubpeer...
Policy mentions

Policy mentions

Can apply to:  Primarily research outputs such as journal articles and books Metric definition:  The number of times a research output has been cited in policy documents Metric calculation:  The total count of citations to a research output in the policy sources being...
Goodreads, ratings and reviews

Goodreads, ratings and reviews

Name:  Goodreads – ratings and reviews Can apply to: Popular and scholarly books reviewed by Goodreads users. Metric definition: Users can rate books on a scale from 1-5 and offer their personal review and commentary. Metric calculation:  The rating for a book...
Github – forks, collaborators, watchers

Github – forks, collaborators, watchers

Can apply to: Any project stored on a Github instance, primarily programming scripts. Metric definition: Forks are created when a user makes a copy of a repository (i.e., a group of files). A collaborator is able to perform many actions on the files within the...
Amazon, ratings and reviews

Amazon, ratings and reviews

Name: Amazon.com ratings and reviews Can apply to: Books Metric definition: Amazon.com ratings are submitted by end users and allotted on a one- to five-point scale. Amazon.com reviews are text commentary submitted by readers. Both apply to individual books. Metric...