archive.org in June 2020

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Multilingual Wikipedia

In June 2020 the website archive.org was on the 2nd place in the ranking of the most reliable and popular sources in multilingual Wikipedia from readers' point of view (PR-score). If we consider only frequency of appearance of this source in references of Wikipedia articles (F-score), this website was on the 4th place in June 2020. From Wikipedians' point of view, "archive.org" is the 1st most reliable source in different language versions of Wikipedia (AR-score).

The website is placed before nytimes.com and after books.google.com in multilingual PR ranking of the most reliable sources in Wikipedia.

PR-score:
2nd place
7,651,057,936
-1,057,125,560
AR-score:
1st place
1,051,023,153
+35,787,735
F-score:
4th place
2,944,482
+212,042

English Wikipedia

PR-score:
2nd place
5,079,110,841
-451,245,432
AR-score:
2nd place
522,636,606
+23,894,024
F-score:
2nd place
1,058,261
+40,629

Spanish Wikipedia

PR-score:
1st place
961,383,272
-243,917,902
AR-score:
1st place
134,700,100
+515,891
F-score:
2nd place
437,923
+1,973

Dutch Wikipedia

PR-score:
1st place
262,259,918
-31,093,958
AR-score:
1st place
79,868,813
+936,831
F-score:
2nd place
109,648
+1,654

Polish Wikipedia

PR-score:
1st place
258,687,996
-95,194,473
AR-score:
1st place
57,509,808
+798,084
F-score:
1st place
224,624
+3,210

Japanese Wikipedia

PR-score:
6th place
219,483,875
-14,593,330
AR-score:
3rd place
20,162,386
+221,830
F-score:
2nd place
67,237
+1,209

French Wikipedia

PR-score:
12th place
105,012,648
-24,626,438
AR-score:
7th place
24,954,512
+385,681
F-score:
7th place
91,636
+1,829

Egyptian Arabic Wikipedia

PR-score:
1st place
4,595,943
+3,470,631
AR-score:
1st place
9,425,809
+6,894,492
F-score:
1st place
187,916
+139,948
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Popularity and reliability assessment of sources in references of Wikipedia in different languages. Data extraction based on complex method using Wikimedia dumps in July 2020. More details in the research "Modeling Popularity and Reliability of Sources in Multilingual Wikipedia". Values for PR-score and AR-score were additinaly increased 100 times (to distinguish smaller values in the ranking).

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