How are total views calculated on the profile overview page?

Total views is the sum of all the visits you have received for content related to your profile.

This includes:

  • Profile views,
  • Publications views,
  • Frontiers Research Topic Views,
  • Citations,
  • Downloads for publications or multi-media content you have uploaded (news, images, videos and blog posts).

Profile views are calculated based on the number of times other researchers look at your profile. For further information, regarding the different source, click on the information icon next the titles as per below highlights.