According to ResearchGate, the score includes the research outcomes that you share on the platform, your interactions with other members, and the reputation of your peers (i.e., it takes into consideration publications, questions, answers, followers). The RG Score is displayed on every profile alongside the basic information about a researcher.Is ResearchGate free?
ResearchGate is free to join and currently has about 3 million users mainly in the sciences. It offers the following benefits to researchers: Sharing publications. Connecting with colleagues. Seeking new collaborations. Obtaining statistics and metrics on use of uploaded publications.