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Showing journal-level statistics from Q2 of 2022, last updated on 30 June 2022. The data are based on the journals from this list.

Most Publications

# Journal Publications
1 New Media & Society 81
2 Journal of Social and Personal Relationships 62
3 Health Communication 44
4 Convergence 40
5 Journalism 38
6 Media, Culture & Society 35
7 Journalism Practice 29
8 Information, Communication & Society 28
9 Digital Journalism 28
10 Feminist Media Studies 28

Most Cited Journals

# Journal Citations
1 Journal of Communication 412
2 International Journal of Communication 326
3 Public Opinion Quarterly 288
4 Journalism 276
5 Journalism Studies 271
6 Journal of Advertising 221
7 Digital Journalism 220
8 Communication Research 218
9 Public Relations Review 204
10 Political Communication 197

Most Citations to Recent Papers (>= 2020)

# Journal Citations
1 Digital Journalism 84
2 Journalism 83
3 Health Communication 73
4 Journalism Studies 71
5 International Journal of Communication 70
6 Social Media + Society 55
7 New Media & Society 53
8 International Journal of Press/Politics 49
9 Journalism Practice 45
10 Communication Research 42

Journals with the Most-Followed Twitter Accounts

# Journal Account Followers
1 Social Media + Society @SocialMedia_Soc 10881
2 Profesional de la Informacion @revista_epi 10783
3 Comunicar @Rev_Comunicar 8433
4 Digital Journalism @djeditorialteam 4286
5 Journalism Practice @JournPractice 3555
6 Information, Communication & Society @icsjournal 3553
7 Journalism Studies @journstudies 3463
8 Research on Language & Social Interaction @rolsi_journal 3260
9 Feminist Media Studies @FemMediaStudies 3181
10 Public Understanding of Science @SciPublic 3129

Largest Quarterly Growth in Twitter Followers

# Journal Account Growth Followers
1 Mass Communication and Society @MassComm_Soc + 52 % 76 (+ 26)
2 Human Communication Research @HCR_Journal + 32 % 474 (+ 116)
3 Journalism & Mass Communication Quarterly @jmcquarterly + 14 % 945 (+ 114)
4 Journal of Communication @Journal_Of_Comm + 13 % 2868 (+ 340)
5 Political Communication @polcommjournal + 12 % 1756 (+ 189)
6 Digital Journalism @djeditorialteam + 12 % 4286 (+ 445)
7 International Journal of Public Opinion Research @IJPOR_Journal + 11 % 234 (+ 24)
8 Journal of Language and Social Psychology @jlangsocpsych + 11 % 141 (+ 14)
9 Journal of Media Psychology @JMP_Hogrefe + 10 % 837 (+ 79)
10 Communication & Sport @commsportj + 9 % 473 (+ 38)