This guide covers multiple aspects of scholarly communication. Learn what research metrics can be used for, what the most common metrics are and where to find them, how to define a scholarly identity, and how to use different tools to share that identity.
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A few things you should be cautious about when using any of those sites:
All of the platforms are for-profit, which means that there is a possibility they could be bought out or shut down. Therefore, do not use them for long term access and preservation of your publications—you should use an open access repository like TopSCHOLAR instead
These platforms do little to no curation or quality control of content, and sometimes works are shared that violate publisher licenses. Be cautious of copyright concerns during use