Academia.edu is a platform for academics to share research papers. The company's mission is to accelerate the world's research. Academics use this platform to share their research, monitor deep analytics around the impact of their research, and track the research of academics they follow. 48,505,179 academics have signed up to Academia.edu, adding 17,603,448 papers and 2,021,983 research interests. Academia.edu attracts over 36 million unique visitors a month.
Thought Catalog is an online magazine with over 30 million monthly readers. The site serves as a platform for emerging and seasoned writers to voice their thoughts and to flourish creatively. Launched 1 February 2010, Thought Catalog is a website dedicated to your stories and ideas.