On the differences between citations and altmetrics: An investigation of factors driving altmetrics versus citations for finnish articles

  title={On the differences between citations and altmetrics: An investigation of factors driving altmetrics versus citations for finnish articles},
  author={Fereshteh Didegah and Timothy D. Bowman and Kim Holmberg},
  journal={Journal of the Association for Information Science and Technology},
This study examines a range of factors associating with future citation and altmetric counts to a paper. [] Key Result However, the altmetric events differ from each other in terms of a small number of factors; for instance, institution prestige and country prestige associate with increased Mendeley readers and blog and news posts, but it is an insignificant factor for Twitter and Facebook posts.
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