Table 1

Deciding factors in order of frequency

Impact Factor

7

Target audience

6

Prestige

4

Topic

3

Cost

2

Speed of publication

2

Quality

2

Visibility

2

Open Access status

2


Additional participant comments regarding publishing decisions:

"Audience I want to meet, first by a wide margin."

Warlick and Vaughan Biomedical Digital Libraries 2007 4:1   doi:10.1186/1742-5581-4-1

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