How Remarq™ Supports Authors image

Author support is a new strategic priority for many publishers, as open access (OA) business models move to the center, as competition for papers intensifies, and as author expectations evolve to include community connections via online services. Remarq™ helps editors and publishers support authors in a number of key and unique ways: Remarq connects readers with authors and their works by providing tools for article sharing, article following, article mark-up, and commenting Authors can use Remarq to update their articles: Announce talks related to the article or topic Point to other online sources of interest, such as related data sets and emerging news Amend the article with new, relevant citations to help readers expand their reading Remarq’s integration with ORCID helps ...

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RedLink Announces Integration with ORCID in Latest Release of Remarq™ image

Partnership enables one-step integration of the ORCID and the Remarq user profile. 6 September 2017, Westborough, MA — RedLink and ORCID are pleased to announce an integration that will provide seamless pre-population of profiles in Remarq when users sign into Remarq with their ORCID credentials. Remarq is a collaboration tool offering annotation, commenting, author updates, editorial updates, professional connections, and article sharing, all on the publisher’s site and utilizing the version of record.  Remarq provides a powerful and smoothly integrated set of tools that support authors, editors, and users. By supporting engagement on the version of record. ORCID provides identifiers for individuals to use with their name as they engage in research, scholarship, and innovation activities. These identifiers enable transparent and trustworthy ...

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Annual Reviews adds Remarq™ across its collection of 47 journals image

Remarq, the newly launched editorial engagement and researcher collaboration tool from RedLink, is now live across the complete Annual Reviews journal collection. August 29, 2017, Westborough MA, USA – RedLink is pleased to announce the launch of Remarq™ on the complete collection of 47 journals from nonprofit publisher Annual Reviews. Remarq is a new tool for the publishing community offering annotation, commenting, article sharing, and collaboration, all on the publisher’s site and utilizing the version of record. Remarq keeps researchers and readers engaged by providing a powerful and smoothly integrated set of tools that support authors, editors, and readers. By facilitating informed conversation on the version of record, Remarq offers the opportunity to leverage author interaction, including providing additional information, ...

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Interview with Ann Okerson — From “Old School” to Big Data image

RedLink has been fortunate to work with the International Network for the Availability of Scientific Publications (INASP) to bring RedLink Network and our Library Dashboard tool to the Zimbabwe University Librarians Consortium (ZULC) as a first step in a developing partnership.  INASP Associate, Ann Okerson, was instrumental in setting up this partnership, and we took the opportunity for a Q&A with Ann. Ann – many people are familiar with your work with the Center for Research Libraries, and know you from your role with the Liblicense-l listserv, but may not know about the path that brought you here.  Can you talk a bit about your career path, and key events or issues that led you to make some of the ...

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11 Questions About Scholarly Collaboration Solutions image

Having analyzed the market and developed a leading-edge solution, the Remarq™ team has developed a set of 11 questions publishers can ask themselves when considering how to bring scholarly collaboration to their users and sites. Questions include important issues like: Does the solution require users to use their actual identities? Does the solution allow authors, editors, and users to assert copyright over their contributions? Is the solution user-centric or content-centric? Does it provide editors and publishers with the proper control points? Does it support legal article-sharing? For the full set of questions and our informed answers, please contact us for a free copy of “11 Questions to Ask When Considering a Scholarly Collaboration Solution.”

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RedLink Network Advisory Council Member Howard Ratner image

RedLink sat down recently with Advisory Council member, Howard Ratner, for a Q&A. Please tell us a bit about yourself – where did you grow up, where and what did you study? I grew up in New York City and graduated from Union College in Schenectady, NY with a BA in History. How did you enter the field of academic publishing?  What was your first role, and your path to your current position? My career began as many do in publishing: copy-editing and researching at Chelsea House Publishers — a small history book publisher. I then moved on to various book and journal production positions at John Wiley & Sons and Springer-Verlag. I became increasingly more involved in technology and ...

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Remarq™ and Commenting 2.0 image

Commenting has gotten a bad rap over the years, as many venues on social media and news sites have become breeding grounds for trolls. This has led to a belief in some corners that good commenting isn’t possible, can’t occur at scale, and that given all this, maybe scholarly publishers should just avoid it, despite examples of approaches that have worked, at least one for well more than a decade. Remarq™ brings new approaches to commenting that have been developed from lessons drawn from other successful venues, now brought to scale for the benefit of multiple communities: Commenters are qualified by education, publication, and membership criteria. Before anyone can make a public comment via Remarq, their educational, publication, and membership credentials are ...

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Sci-Hub Has Papers. Are You Keeping Your Users? image

The recent pre-print about scholarly materials available via Sci-Hub (https://peerj.com/preprints/3100/) reveals that most scholarly and scientific publishers have suffered what may be irreparable damage to their stores of intellectual capital. That said, their users remain loyal and remain engaged with their brands — for now. The game has clearly shifted, from protecting content to protecting user loyalty. If publishers can do that well, they could make Sci-Hub a toothless threat. Remarq™ is built to increase engagement on the publisher’s Version of Record. It does this by encouraging collaboration, fostering engagement with a trusted brand and its emissaries (editors, authors, publishing personnel), supporting legal article-sharing, and making it easy to connect with colleagues. Studies have shown that despite this wide availability of ...

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RedLink Launches New Release of Remarq™ image

New enhancements significantly increase the social aspects of the collaboration platform 25 July 2017, Westborough, MA — RedLink is pleased to announce the latest release of Remarq which includes robust collaboration components and supports author and editorial updates as well as publisher and editor administration and analytics. Additionally, this new release includes: Full user profiles The ability to follow and connect with other users Real-time feeds of updates and events across Remarq Remarq is a collaboration tool offering annotation, commenting, and article sharing, all on the publisher’s site and utilizing the version of record.  Remarq provides a powerful and smoothly integrated set of tools that support authors, editors, and users. By supporting engagement on the version of record, Remarq offers ...

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Thinking About Lead Generation? image

Before we know it, the budgeting and forecasting season will be here and publishing industry marketers will be thinking about lead generation. If generating leads for new institutional subscriptions is an important facet of your marketing program, how do you decide how best to spend your marketing budget?  The marketing channels you use for promotion probably include the following that require marketing spend: Conference attendance/exhibits Direct Mail Online Advertising (display banner ads) Print Advertising Telemarketing/Telesales campaigns As marketers, we are often asked to provide metrics about the return on our marketing investment (ROI).  For many marketers, measuring the contribution that a particular campaign or tactic has on revenue is the most important metric. If measuring ROI is difficult, is it ...

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