January 17, 2017 |
Jodie Bell, Press & Media Relations Manager
To mark the start of the new year, the Taylor & Francis Newsroom has a fresh new look. Find out about some recent developments which will help your journal reach the press in 2017.
May 31, 2016 |
Becca Bray, OA Marketing Executive
Marketing open access (OA) journals and articles offers a huge amount of opportunities to maximize the visibility of research, not only within academia but also beyond. Becca Bray, OA Marketing Executive at Taylor & Francis, gives an insight into the impact publishing OA can have, with real life examples to inspire and inform.
May 24, 2016 |
Becca Bray, OA Marketing Executive
Applying tactics and channels to journal articles
What is the role of marketing in open access (OA) publishing? How are marketing tactics and channels applied to individual journal articles and on specific journals? With OA meaning an individual piece of research has the potential to be read by anyone, our OA Marketing Executive, Becca Bray, lifts the lid on the many and varied ways the team works to maximize the number of people reading.
April 25, 2016 |
Felicity Davies, Product Data Analyst
Would you like to increase the impact of your journal? Do you have a paper that you feel should be especially well-cited? Here are some of the most popular ideas on how to achieve this...
March 15, 2016 |
On a balmy Monday evening, scholars, academic administrators, research funders, and librarians joined Taylor & Francis representatives at the former Singapore-branch of the Kwangtung Provincial Bank for an evening of ‘conversazione’ around current best practices for promoting and measuring the impact and engagement of research output. Read the top takeaways from the event.
May 28, 2015 |
Founder of Altmetric
We talked to Euan Adie, founder of Altmetric
We are excited to be partnering with Altmetric to enhance the article metrics currently available on Taylor & Francis Online and Cogent OA. Added to all journal articles published since January 2012, Altmetric data will offer users a more complete picture of how people are engaging with research articles from Taylor & Francis Group, whether via traditional or social media, blogs, or online reference managers. We spoke to Euan Adie, founder of Altmetric.com, to find out more about Altmetric and how he thinks the addition of these metrics will improve the user experience for authors, editors, and readers.
January 29, 2015 |
Associate Editor, Journal of Intercultural Studies
Convinced enough by claims about the benefits of social media for enhancing reach and impact (and perhaps also to satisfy a latent sense of adventure), the editors of the Journal of Intercultural Studies began an official Twitter account for the journal in June last year. In this post Paula Muraca, Associate Editor, shares what she has learnt so far.
January 19, 2015 |
Publishing Manager – Journal Development
As a journal editor, what can you do to ensure your journal is read, used, and cited?
“Impact” has become a key topic of discussion in scholarly publishing. With research budgets under pressure, academics are now being compelled by government and funders to show how their work is having an impact, not just within their research communities but on the wider world outside of academia.
With this in mind, we focus on the ways that scholarly journals can make an impact and the role that editors can play in this. As a journal editor, what can YOU do to ensure your journal is read, used, and cited? Read our top 10 tips on helping your journal make an impact.
December 19, 2014 |
Publishing Editor, Journals, Taylor & Francis India
The Journals Editorial Roundtables in India
Taylor & Francis organized The Journals Editorial Roundtables in New Delhi (10 November) and Kolkata (14 November). The chosen theme this year was “The author – impact, engagement and social media.” Robinson Raju, Publishing Editor, reports on the events.
March 24, 2014 |
Learning from the social media successes of the Journal of Sports Sciences (JSS)
We find out how one journal which has embraced the potential of the microblogging site Twitter has gained over 5,000 followers in less than nine months; we learn what a “twinterview” is; and we interview the JSS Social Media Editor who gives us his top tips for running a successful Twitter account.
February 10, 2014 |
In this illuminating video, prepared specifically for Taylor & Francis editors, Professor Andy Miah provides an instructive insight into the platforms, processes, and principles of using social media to generate more impact for a journal and its research articles.
November 29, 2013 |
Mariette Enslin, Regional Managing Editor
Insights from our 2013 Editorial indabas
The purple jacarandas were in full bloom in Midrand near Johannesburg, and Table Mountain in Cape Town was looking its best, as we congregated for our two Editorial indabas (gatherings) in October. The two meetings were well attended by journal editors, co-publishers, society partners, and funders.