[Purposes] This paper aims to explore themethods of improving the quality and impact of acupuncture andmoxibustion journals, taking Chinese Acupuncture&Moxibustion as an example.[Methods] By literature retrieval combined w ith the grow th of the journal, itsmeans were summarized,including developing the editorial board to make the journal by experts, examining and approving manuscripts fast to absorb the articles w ith hot talks, electing the excellent papers to make itmore academ ic, applying new media and hosting symposiums as well as releasing English electronic versions of some papers w ith high quality.[Findings] In recent three years,the quantity of articles subm itted every year has increased by 10 percent; the impact factor has increased to 1.062 from 0.731;the numbers of overseas browsing and the international downloading have upgraded to 79970 from 43753, and 64098 from 56074 respectively.Besides, we won the Excellent International Impact Academ ic Journals of China in 2014 and 2015, The Most Popular 50 Chinese Language Newspapers or Journals Overseasin 2015 and 100 Prominent Academ ic Journals of China.[Conclusion] The journal ismade sound w ith our efforts and the quality and impact are enhanced.
Development of excellent periodicals