To read first-hand reviews from authors about their publishing experience with JMIR journals, go to https://scirev.sc/journal/journal-of-medical-internet-research/ (and compare these ratings with our competitor journals). As of January 2017, the average manuscript handling rating is 4.7 (out of 5), from more than 20 reviews.
In summary, authors appreciate
- our short turn-around times (see What is your turnaround time?)
- our impact (see What is an Impact Factor?)
- our constructive peer-reviews (see comments on journal rating sites such as scirev shown below)
- our professionalism
- our innovations (see What are JMIR's innovations?), including post-publication knowledge translation tools and the karma credit system, which rewards productive reviewers, authors, and editors in our community