Kudos News

Kudos announces pilot integration with PaperHive, helping authors track and manage conversations about their publications

Kudos announces pilot..

August 30 2016 / By Lauren McNeill

For immediate release, August 30th, 2016 –– Kudos (growkudos.com), the award-winning service for maximizing the reach and impact of research.

Join our campaign to Mobilize Research

Join our campaign to..

August 16 2016 / By Lauren McNeill

Research can only reach its full potential if it is found, understood and applied – by those within the field, by researchers in other.

Join us for the Kudos Educational Webinar – Wednesday 31st August

Join us for the Kudos..

August 15 2016 / By Lauren McNeill

We are delighted to invite you to the Kudos Educational webinar alongside co-hosts Altmetric, ORCID and Thomson Reuters.

Kudos Spotlights #8

August 12 2016 / By Lauren McNeill

We have 10 new authors appearing in the spotlights section of the Kudos website this month. Each of these authors have explained and shared their.

Researchers’ use of Kudos leads to 23% higher downloads on publisher websites

Researchers’ use of Kudos..

June 24 2016 / By Charlie Rapple

For immediate release, June 24th, 2016 — Kudos (www.growkudos.com), the award-winning service for maximizing the reach and impact of research.

Variations in outreach efforts by career level and subject discipline

Variations in outreach..

June 24 2016 / By Charlie Rapple

Our first Kudos pilot went live in September 2013. Since then, over 100,000 researchers have signed up to explain and share their work. What have.

We're hiring! Head of Technology

We're hiring! Head of..

June 23 2016 / By David Sommer

Kudos are seeking a hands-on Head of Technology to lead and empower our development team and provide strategic and technical leadership to the.

Broadening the visibility of your research: ideas from a workshop at the 2016 ARMA conference

Broadening the visibility..

June 14 2016 / By Charlie Rapple

Rightly or wrongly, publications are a critical part of researchers’ career development. It’s still the case in most disciplines and countries.

University of Kent, American Gastroenterological Association, and University of California Press sign up for Kudos

University of Kent,..

June 7 2016 / By Charlie Rapple

For immediate release, June 7th, 2016 — Kudos (www.growkudos.com), the award-winning service for maximizing the reach and impact of research.

Kudos Spotlights #7

June 3 2016 / By Lauren McNeill

This week, we have 10 new authors appearing in the spotlights section of the Kudos website. Each of these authors have explained and shared their.

Kudos on tour: summer 2016

Kudos on tour: summer 2016

May 26 2016 / By Lauren McNeill

We're nearly half way through the year already and there is lots going on! As well as attending publishing and institutional events, Kudos is.

Kudos announces society pilot with Wiley, Taylor & Francis, the American Society for Microbiology and the European Society of Cardiology

Kudos announces society..

May 23 2016 / By MelindaK

For immediate release, May 23rd 2016 – Kudos has commenced a society pilot designed to develop tools and services to help societies support member.

Swimming upstream in the author workflow

Swimming upstream in the..

May 18 2016 / By David Sommer

We posted last week to announce our integration between Kudos and Thomson Reuters’ ScholarOne Manuscripts products. There has been so much.

Kudos announces pilot integration with ScholarOne to help authors explain their research articles

Kudos announces pilot..

May 10 2016 / By Charlie Rapple

May 10th, 2016 — Kudos (www.growkudos.com), the award-winning service for maximizing the reach and impact of research publications, has partnered.

Further expansion at Kudos: Jason De Boer joins Publisher Sales team

Further expansion at Kudos:..

April 21 2016 / By Charlie Rapple

April 21st, 2016 – Kudos (www.growkudos.com), the award-winning service for maximizing the reach and impact of research publications, is delighted.

Kudos Spotlights #6

April 19 2016 / By Lauren McNeill

This week, we have 10 new authors appearing in the spotlights section of the Kudos website. Each of these authors have explained and shared their.

Top tips for getting the most out of Kudos

Top tips for getting the..

April 15 2016 / By Lauren McNeill

First impressions count, and with over 2 million new publications added to the literature every year, it is important that your work stands out to.

Kudos continues global expansion: six new clients in five countries

Kudos continues global..

March 29 2016 / By Charlie Rapple

  Countries where Kudos' newest publisher partners are based (with thanks to www.amcharts.com 

Kudos partners with Research Media and Research Square to increase readership and impact for research publications

Kudos partners with..

March 22 2016 / By MelindaK

Kudos (www.growkudos.com), the award-winning service for maximizing the reach and impact of research publications, has partnered with Research.

Kudos on tour 2016

March 21 2016 / By Lauren McNeill

It has been a busy start to the year, and we have already attended a number of events around the world! It is an exciting time, with lots in the.

New faces: Steve Smith and..

March 16 2016 / By Charlie Rapple

March 16th, 2016 – Kudos (www.growkudos.com), the award-winning service for maximizing the reach and impact of research publications, is delighted to.

How to build a social media following

How to build a social media..

March 1 2016 / By Lauren McNeill

Building up followers in social media can seem like a daunting task. Growing readership for your online postings takes time, but there are little.

Kudos integrates with Europe PMC for enhanced discovery of research publications

Kudos integrates with..

February 22 2016 / By MelindaK

February 22nd, 2016 - Kudos (www.growkudos.com), the award-winning service for maximizing the reach and impact of research publications, has.

Kudos Spotlights #5

Kudos Spotlights #5

February 17 2016 / By Lauren McNeill

This week, we have 10 new authors appearing in the spotlights section of the Kudos website. Each of these authors have explained and shared their.

Getting started with Social Media

Getting started with Social..

February 1 2016 / By Lauren Ellen

Sharing a link on social media is a common way in which researchers achieve more visibility for their work; using a trackable link generated by.

Kudos Spotlights #4

January 18 2016 / By Lauren Ellen

This week, we have 10 new authors appearing in the spotlights section of the Kudos website. Each of these authors have explained their work in.

We're hiring! Sales,..

January 14 2016 / By Charlie Rapple

We're excited to announce four new job openings at Kudos. We're looking for enthusiastic, flexible people with excellent communication skills to join.

Position filled. Account..

January 14 2016 / By Charlie Rapple

About Kudos For more information about Kudos, see our full listing of current job opportunities, or look around our website.

Position filled. Publisher..

January 14 2016 / By Charlie Rapple

About Kudos For more information about Kudos, see our full listing of current job opportunities, or look around our website.

Position filled...

January 14 2016 / By Charlie Rapple

About Kudos For more information about Kudos, see our full listing of current job opportunities, or look around our website.

We're hiring! Senior Full-Stack Developer

We're hiring! Senior..

January 14 2016 / By David Sommer

About Kudos An exciting opportunity to join a small but rapidly expanding team focused on providing a new and innovative online service for.

Bumper year end signals ongoing success for Kudos

Bumper year end signals..

January 12 2016 / By Charlie Rapple

January 12th, 2016 –– Kudos (www.growkudos.com), the award-winning service for maximizing the reach and impact of research publications, is.

Kudos in 2015

Kudos in 2015

December 23 2015 / By Lauren Ellen

Time flies when you're having fun, and this very much applies to 2015 at Kudos - along with a lot of hard work!

Kudos hack day

Kudos hack day

December 21 2015 / By Lauren Ellen

At Kudos we have a motto: be curious, be considerate, be innovative. So, it was in this spirit that the product team met up for an intensive but.

Kudos spotlights #3

December 10 2015 / By Lauren Ellen

This week, we have 10 new authors appearing in the spotlights section of the Kudos website. Each of these authors have explained their work in.

Spotlight on: explaining your work in plain language

Spotlight on: explaining..

December 4 2015 / By Lauren Ellen

Why might you want to explain your work in plain language? There is growing evidence that explaining your work in plain language can help increase.

Kudos welcomes latest..

December 1 2015 / By Charlie Rapple

December 1st, 2015 — Kudos (www.growkudos.com), the award-winning service for maximizing the reach and impact of research publications, is pleased to.

Kudos wins New England Publishing Collaboration Award

Kudos wins New England..

November 16 2015 / By Charlie Rapple

We're delighted to announce that we have been named winner of the "Audience Choice" award at the New England Publishing Collaboration Awards held.

Kudos on tour 2015: the final round up

Kudos on tour 2015: the..

November 10 2015 / By Lauren Ellen

The end of the year is approaching quickly (already!) and we have managed to pack in quite a lot for the last part of 2015.

Kudos spotlights #2

November 6 2015 / By Lauren Ellen

This week, we have 10 new authors appearing in the spotlights section of the Kudos website.

Kudos launches author case studies

Kudos launches author case..

November 2 2015 / By Lauren Ellen

At Kudos, we love hearing from researchers who have found the toolkit useful in helping their publications stand out.

Kudos Spotlights #1

October 23 2015 / By Lauren Ellen

To further support those featured in the Kudos Spotlight pages, we will be publishing fortnightly blog posts, which can be shared at any time by.

Banner month for Kudos: six..

October 12 2015 / By Charlie Rapple

October 12th, 2015 –– Kudos (www.growkudos.com), the award-winning service for maximizing the reach and impact of research publications, has achieved.

Thinking out of the box for the Altmetric conference

Thinking out of the box for..

October 5 2015 / By Charlie Rapple

This week, I shall mostly be at the 2:AM Conference in Amsterdam, organized by our friends at Altmetric. In celebration of that, I have created.

New Kudos homepage goes live

New Kudos homepage goes live

September 25 2015 / By Lauren Ellen

We are always working hard to make it easier for users to explain, share and measure the impact of their work on Kudos. We’re very proud of the.

Kudos wins the ALPSP Award for Innovation in Publishing

Kudos wins the ALPSP Award..

September 11 2015 / By Charlie Rapple

September 11th, 2015 – Kudos (www.growkudos.com), which helps maximize the reach and impact of research publications, is proud to announce that it.

In the spotlight: Kudos top 10 authors of the moment

In the spotlight: Kudos top..

September 2 2015 / By Lauren Ellen

In a bid to further support the work of those using Kudos, we will be regularly selecting researchers and publications to appear in the spotlights.

Kudos welcomes more publisher and institutional partners

Kudos welcomes more..

September 1 2015 / By Charlie Rapple

September 1st, 2015 – Kudos (www.growkudos.com), which helps maximize the reach and impact of research publications, has announced its latest.

Kudos on tour! Where we’ll be in late 2015

Kudos on tour! Where we’ll..

August 20 2015 / By Charlie Rapple

It occurs to me it’s about time for another update on where you can find the Kudos team in the near future.

New Kudos partnerships..

August 16 2015 / By Charlie Rapple

August 18th, 2015 –– Kudos (www.growkudos.com), which helps maximize the reach and impact of research publications, has announced the latest.

Rebecca Shumbata joins Kudos in North America

Rebecca Shumbata joins..

August 13 2015 / By Charlie Rapple

August 13th, 2015 –– Kudos (www.growkudos.com), which helps maximize the reach and impact of research publications, is pleased to welcome Rebecca.

Forget the format, focus on the functions: research evaluation, re-evaluated

Forget the format, focus on..

July 24 2015 / By Charlie Rapple

This week I’ve been inspired and challenged by discussions at the inaugural Sydney Conference organised by JoAnne Sparks at Macquarie University..

Kudos is shortlisted for..

July 13 2015 / By Charlie Rapple

July 13th, 2015 — Kudos, which helps researchers, publishers and institutions to manage and increase the reach and impact of publications, has.

50,000 researchers signed up to Kudos

50,000 researchers signed..

June 23 2015 / By Charlie Rapple

June 23rd, 2015 –– Kudos (www.growkudos.com), which helps maximize the reach and impact of research publications, has announced that 50,000.

We're hiring! Front End..

June 13 2015 / By David Sommer

About Kudos An exciting opportunity to join a small but rapidly expanding team focused on providing a new and innovative online service for academic.

New partnerships signal ongoing success for Kudos

New partnerships signal..

May 26 2015 / By Charlie Rapple

May 26th, 2015 –– Kudos (www.growkudos.com), which helps researchers maximize the reach and impact of their publications, has announced new.

A New User Experience for Kudos

A New User Experience for..

May 13 2015 / By David Sommer

They say that a user interface is like a joke – if you have to explain it, it can’t be very good. Kudos has recently launched a new user.

Kudos closes first funding..

April 14 2015 / By Charlie Rapple

April 14th, 2015: Kudos, which helps researchers maximize the reach and impact of their publications, has announced the completion of its first.

Conference season - find us at events old and new

Conference season - find us..

April 10 2015 / By Charlie Rapple

It's conference season in the academic / information world, and we're out on the road with the best of them. If you want to talk about increasing.

Spring growth for Kudos: more publishers and researchers, final call for institutional pilot partners

Spring growth for Kudos:..

March 17 2015 / By Charlie Rapple

March 17th, 2015 – Kudos, which helps researchers maximize the impact and visibility of their publications, has announced the latest publishers.

Thanks for working with us! Posters for our publishers :-D

Thanks for working with us!..

March 9 2015 / By Charlie Rapple

The Kudos team has recently moved into its first office! Today, we took a critical step in moving beyond the white-wall look: the posters arrived..

Social tools for research - a tweet summary from ER&L

Social tools for research -..

February 24 2015 / By Charlie Rapple

I'm fresh off the podium at ER&L - a tricksy session with my co-presenter Jill Emery on Skype and unable to hear us, though happily we could hear.

Quick news: Kudos' Charlie..

February 23 2015 / By Charlie Rapple

The big news that was "simmering under" in my last post is announced today. I have been invited to join the team blogging at The Scholarly Kitchen,.

Lots to say, lots of places..

February 20 2015 / By Charlie Rapple

Isn't the year flying by? We've already completed several speaking engagements including David presenting Kudos as "one to watch" at APE (slides) and.

Citation counts added to Kudos' author dashboard

Citation counts added to..

February 10 2015 / By Charlie Rapple

Our first major development of the year is now live, and we encourage all our users to take a look! Your author dashboard now contains "Times.

Where will our paths cross in 2015?

Where will our paths cross..

January 7 2015 / By Charlie Rapple

Happy New Year! Hope you all enjoyed some rest, and some fest, and have chosen your resolutions for the year ahead (ours is 1280 x 1024 ....

On the road again: where Kudos will be during AW14-15

On the road again: where..

November 19 2014 / By Charlie Rapple

My unexpected speaking engagement at last week's SpotOn London has reminded me that it's time to give you another round-up of where you can find.

Kudos growth continues:..

November 18 2014 / By Charlie Rapple

November 18th, 2014 – Kudos, which helps researchers and institutions maximize the impact and visibility of their publications, has announced that it.

We're hiring! Developer and..

November 7 2014 / By Charlie Rapple

We're excited to announce three new job openings at Kudos. We're looking for enthusiastic, flexible people with excellent communication skills to.

We're hiring! Junior..

November 7 2014 / By Charlie Rapple

About Kudos For more information about Kudos, see our full listing of current job opportunities, or look around our website.

We're hiring! Customer..

November 7 2014 / By Charlie Rapple

About Kudos For more information about Kudos, see our full listing of current job opportunities, or look around our website.

We're hiring! Full-stack developer

We're hiring! Full-stack..

November 7 2014 / By Charlie Rapple

About Kudos For more information about Kudos, see our full listing of current job opportunities, or look around our website.

Kudos wins The Charleston Advisor’s Readers’ Choice Award for Best New End User Product

Kudos wins The Charleston..

October 27 2014 / By Charlie Rapple

October 27th, 2014 – Kudos, which helps researchers and institutions maximize the impact and visibility of their publications, has been named.

Kudos partners with Thomson Reuters to add citation data to author dashboards

Kudos partners with Thomson..

October 21 2014 / By Charlie Rapple

Authors to benefit from complete view of their publication performance October 21st, 2014 – Kudos, which helps researchers and institutions.

Kudos invited to participate in European Commission's study of scholarly reputation: what, how, why, where

Kudos invited to..

October 17 2014 / By Charlie Rapple

The question of what role social media can play in contributing to scholarly reputation is a thorny one. It cannot be answered without first.

Faring well at the Bookfair: Kudos' first full-on Frankfurt

Faring well at the..

October 15 2014 / By Charlie Rapple

                                                                                                                              Even in age of.

Kudos and ORCID partner to help authors increase discoverability and impact of their work

Kudos and ORCID partner to..

September 22 2014 / By Charlie Rapple

For immediate release: September 23rd, 2014 – Kudos, which helps researchers and institutions maximize the impact and visibility of their.

On the move: forthcoming Kudos events

On the move: forthcoming..

September 4 2014 / By Charlie Rapple

It's September, and that means the publishing industry is getting itself back into gear for another season of conferences and trade shows. The.

Behind the scenes:..

September 2 2014 / By Charlie Rapple

Given the recent radio silence on the Kudos blog, you might be forgiven for thinking we were #AFA ("Away for August"). Not so! We've been hard at.

A new arrival for Spring!

A new arrival for Spring!

May 8 2014 / By David Sommer

It feels seasonally appropriate that May this year brings with it the rebirth of Kudos!  Our new site is now live at www.growkudos.com. We’re.

Kudos awarded grant by..

April 4 2014 / By MelindaK

Kudos has recently been awarded a grant of £164,000 by the UK Government’s Technology Strategy Board. The grant will help Kudos to further develop.

Press release: Kudos announces pilot results, additional clients

Press release: Kudos..

March 5 2014 / By David Sommer

For immediate release: March 5th, 2014 – Kudos, which helps authors and institutions maximize the impact and visibility of their publications, has.

Meet me in ... Birmingham, Harrogate, Washington or Boston!

Meet me in ... Birmingham,..

March 3 2014 / By David Sommer

Spring is here and Kudos is hitting the road! Look out for us at the following upcoming events:

"Collaborative improvements..

February 17 2014 / By David Sommer

SAGE published a great white paper in January on "Collaborative Improvements in the Discoverability of Scholarly Content: Accomplishments,.

In the news again: Elsevier..

February 10 2014 / By David Sommer

The last couple of weeks have seen two of our publisher partners share information about Kudos in a couple of ways.

"An obviously brilliant..

January 9 2014 / By David Sommer

The eagle-eyed among you will have spotted an interview with our co-founder David Sommer in leading industry blog The Scholarly Kitchen shortly.

Press Release: Kudos..

December 3 2013 / By David Sommer

For immediate release: December 3rd, 2013 – Kudos, which helps authors and institutions maximize the impact and visibility of their publications,.

We're hiring!

November 28 2013 / By David Sommer

Kudos is growing! We're looking for a technical lead to help us continue to develop our platform in 2014, when we will be supporting a greater number.

Europe PMC hears about ALMs and more from Kudos' Melinda Kenneway

Europe PMC hears about ALMs..

November 13 2013 / By David Sommer

Traditional filters for research articles have relied on peer review and citation-based measures, but these don't reflect the wide range of.

Top Tips to help Increase..

October 28 2013 / By David Sommer

We were recently asked by Pippa Smart  to share some "top tips" that editors might use to encourage authors to promote their articles. Pippa runs.

Kudos picked up by Wiley..

October 18 2013 / By David Sommer

We've recently given an interview to the Wiley Exchanges blog, who were eager to know:

Kudos attracts 1,000..

October 3 2013 / By David Sommer

Kudos, the new service that helps academics and their institutions maximize the impact and visibility of their publications, has announced that it.

Kudos is live!

September 18 2013 / By David Sommer

We're very excited to have launched the first phase of Kudos. Our alpha already site has over 350 registered users who have between them "claimed".

Helping research reach..

September 5 2013 / By David Sommer

Melinda has recently had an article published in Research Information giving some additional background to the project, and sharing a couple of early.

Press release: AIP..

July 23 2013 / By David Sommer

Kudos, the new service that helps authors and institutions maximize the visibility of their publications, has today announced a third and final.

The case for Kudos:..

July 15 2013 / By David Sommer

We were lucky to be asked to talk about Kudos at an ALPSP seminar last week. You can take a look at my slides here.

Catch Kudos speaking at the..

July 4 2013 / By David Sommer

On 10th July Charlie Rapple, one of the co-founders of Kudos, will be speaking at the ALPSP seminar on leveraging authors' expertise and networks to.

Kudos buzz at SSP

June 12 2013 / By David Sommer

At the recent SSP meeting in San Francisco there was quite a buzz about Kudos. It seems that author services are the zeitgeist topic of the moment,.

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