Altmetrics and the lack of a page about it on Wikipedia

If you are new to the philosophy and background to altmetrics, there are lots of resources out there.

See the likes of this page from PLOS.

It came to my and others attention this afternoon here on Twitter that there is not a page on Wikipedia about altmetrics. “Instead redirects to Impact Factor page” pointed out Martin Fenner.

There most certainly should be one….

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