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Multilingual Wikipedia

In June 2020 the website bu.edu was on the 1,741st 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 2,149th place in June 2020. From Wikipedians' point of view, "bu.edu" is the 2,128th most reliable source in different language versions of Wikipedia (AR-score).

The website is placed before harpersbazaar.com and after hp.com in multilingual PR ranking of the most reliable sources in Wikipedia.

PR-score:
1,741st place
21,094,922
-4,222,041
AR-score:
2,128th place
2,391,375
+3,971
F-score:
2,149th place
6,981
+72

English Wikipedia (en)

PR-score:
1,143rd place
16,796,161
-3,356,376
AR-score:
1,197th place
1,781,185
+1,936
F-score:
1,148th place
4,194
+49

Spanish Wikipedia (es)

PR-score:
2,919th place
786,717
-295,554
AR-score:
3,762nd place
67,933
-2,955
F-score:
3,346th place
185
0

Russian Wikipedia (ru)

PR-score:
3,490th place
570,372
-163,992
AR-score:
4,630th place
42,378
+239
F-score:
2,687th place
279
+2

German Wikipedia (de)

PR-score:
4,050th place
435,888
-8,605
AR-score:
3,892nd place
74,138
+867
F-score:
3,909th place
156
+1

Chinese Wikipedia (zh)

PR-score:
2,588th place
386,567
-21,109
AR-score:
3,301st place
22,547
+705
F-score:
2,608th place
134
+5

French Wikipedia (fr)

PR-score:
6,237th place
188,970
-54,180
AR-score:
4,716th place
51,656
-329
F-score:
4,243rd place
174
-1

Arabic Wikipedia (ar)

PR-score:
1,212th place
175,328
-18,327
AR-score:
1,521st place
40,702
+458
F-score:
1,118th place
259
+1
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BestRef shows popularity and reliability scores for sources in references of Wikipedia articles in different languages. Data extraction based on complex method using Wikimedia dumps. To find the most popular and reliable sources we used information about over 200 million references of Wikipedia articles. More details...