Research Square competitorsClear all

Research Square's top competitors include MDPI, Hindawi, Elsevier, Springer Nature and Cactus Communications.
Research Square
Research Square
Research Square is a company that develops a preprint platform for research communication.
MDPI
MDPI
MDPI is a company that provides a scholarly open access publishing resource.
Hindawi
Hindawi
Hindawi is a publisher of peer-reviewed, fully open access journals.
Elsevier
Elsevier
Elsevier is a company that provides information solutions specializing in science, health, and technology.
Springer Nature
Springer Nature
Springer Nature is a research, educational, and professional publisher providing content to communities through a range of platforms, products, and services.
Cactus Communications
Cactus Communications
Cactus Communications is a scientific communications company.
Founding Date
Founding Date
2013
Founding Date
1996
Founding Date
1997
Founding Date
1880
Founding Date
2015
Founding Date
2002
Type
Type
Private
Type
Private
Type
Private
Type
Subsidiary
Type
Private
Type
Private
Tags
Locations
Locations
Durham, US HQ
Locations
Basel, CH HQ
Toronto, CA
Chuo City, JP
Florești, RO
Beograd, RS
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Locations
London, GB HQ
Chichester, GB
Locations
Amsterdam, NL HQ
Chatswood, AU
Melbourne, AU
Rio De Janeiro, BR
São Paulo, BR
Toronto, CA
Beijing, CN
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Locations
Heidelberg, DE HQ
Buenos Aires, AR
Buenos Aires, AR
South Yarra, AU
Sydney, AU
Thalheim Bei Wels, AT
Wien, AT
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Locations
Mumbai, IN HQ
Bengaluru, IN
Chiyoda City, JP
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Employees
Employees
4392% decrease
Employees
2,6544% increase
Employees
813
Employees
9,711
Employees
8,417
Employees
2,1241% increase
Twitter followers
Twitter followers
8.2 k
Twitter followers
17.4 k
Twitter followers
16.4 k
Twitter followers
93.7 k
Twitter followers
53.6 k
Twitter followers
2.9 k
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
79
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
507
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
33
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
151
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
193
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
43
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
1.1
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
0.4
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
2.5
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
4.4
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
6.7
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
34.5
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
63.29%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
98.42%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
96.97%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
98.01%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
95.85%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
79.07%
Alexa Website Rank
Alexa Website Rank
128566
Alexa Website Rank
2991
Alexa Website Rank
3575
Alexa Website Rank
N/A
Alexa Website Rank
55047
Alexa Website Rank
110991
Employee Rating
Employee Rating
2.9
Employee Rating
3.8
Employee Rating
3.9
Employee Rating
3.9
Employee Rating
3.5
Employee Rating
4

Financial

Revenue (est.)
Revenue (est.)
N/A
Revenue (est.)
N/A
Revenue (est.)
£21.3m (FY, 2018)
Revenue (est.)
£2.6b (FY, 2019)
Revenue (est.)
€1.6b (FY, 2016)
Revenue (est.)
N/A

Operating

Articles
Articles
N/A
Articles
N/A
Articles
20.5 k (Y, 2016)
Articles
496 k (FY, 2019)
Articles
N/A
Articles
N/A
Articles Published
Articles Published
N/A
Articles Published
67.3 k (Y, 2018)
Articles Published
N/A
Articles Published
N/A
Articles Published
7 m (Jul, 2019)
Articles Published
N/A
Journals
Journals
N/A
Journals
N/A
Journals
266 (Y, 2016)
Journals
2.5 k (FY, 2019)
Journals
3 k (Aug, 2019)
Journals
N/A
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MDPI
HQ
Basel, CH
Employees
2,654↑ 4% increase

MDPI is a company that provides a scholarly open access publishing resource.

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Hindawi
HQ
London, GB
Employees
813

Hindawi is a publisher of peer-reviewed, fully open access journals.

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Elsevier
HQ
Amsterdam, NL

Elsevier is a company that provides information solutions specializing in science, health, and technology.

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Springer Nature
HQ
Heidelberg, DE
Employees
8,417

Springer Nature is a research, educational, and professional publisher providing content to communities through a range of platforms, products, and services.

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