What the RePEc Author Service offers authors

Christian Zimmermann, Keeping contact with authors, The RePEc blog, August 26, 2008.

One crucial aspect of RePEc are the regular mailing that participants get. … [A]uthors registered in the RePEc Author Service get an email every month with statistics, a list of new citations that were discovered, and some news about RePEc. Since we have started these emails, we noticed that authors have become much more diligent in making sure their profiles were up-to-date and that they have responded to suggestions made in the emails. …