Researchers are always looking for ways to increase the reading and citing of their publications. Kudos is a web-based service that aims at helping them do just that.

On Kudos, researchers may do the following: (1) post links to their
publications, (2) attach simplified descriptions and explanations to
broaden their readership among non-specialists, (3) add links to related
works and resources concerning the article.

Kudos also gives feedback on how well the researcher is exploiting
the service, for example, it provides the number of downloads and
citations for the posted publications.

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