Contest: Share your impact story and win a Free T-shirt!

Two years ago, we asked you to share your pains with us. Your feedback enabled us to build a service that helps researchers learn about and share their own “impact stories” every day. Since then, we’ve grown exponentially. Now, it’s a good time to hear your success stories. How have you used your Impactstory data, …

Ten things you need to know about ORCID right now

Have you ever tried to search for an author, only to discover that he shares a name with 113 other researchers? Or realized that Google Scholar stopped tracking citations to your work after you took your spouse’s surname a few years back? If so, you’ve probably wished for ORCID. ORCID IDs are permanent identifiers for …

Come hangout with us this Thursday!

Are you curious about altmetrics? Want to learn more about Impactstory, the only non-profit company committed to helping you find all your research impact? Follow us on Google+ and get your invitation to join Stacy at our official, one-hour Google Hangout this Thursday, March 27th at 2 pm EDT/11 am PDT. Stay for a few minutes or the entire …

Hello! I’m Stacy.

It is with much excitement that I write this post to introduce myself as Impactstory’s Director of Marketing & Research. Like many of you, I’ve watched with admiration as Heather and Jason built a great product that supports their vision of an Open Internet for scientists, where all scholarship gets the credit it deserves for …

Is your CV as good as you are?

When’s the last time you updated your CV? Adding new papers to a CV is a real pain, and it gets is worse as we start publishing more types of products more often — preprints, code, slides, posters, and so on.  A stale CV reveals an incomplete, dated, less-good version of ourselves — at just …