lwn.net

LWN.net is a computing webzine with an emphasis on free software and software for Linux and other Unix-like operating systems. It consists of a weekly issue, separate stories which are published most days, and threaded discussion attached to every story. Most news published daily are short summaries of articles published elsewhere, and are free to all viewers. Original articles are usually published weekly on Thursdays and are available only to subscribers for one week, after which they become free as well. LWN.net is part of Eklektix, Inc. More information...

Multilingual Wikipedia

In June 2020 the website lwn.net was on the 1,786th 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 3,568th place in June 2020. From Wikipedians' point of view, "lwn.net" is the 3,117th most reliable source in different language versions of Wikipedia (AR-score).

The website is placed before kiji.is and after nb.no in multilingual PR ranking of the most reliable sources in Wikipedia.

PR-score:
1,786th place
20,476,903
-2,021,101
AR-score:
3,117th place
1,556,113
+378
F-score:
3,568th place
3,954
+14

English Wikipedia (en)

PR-score:
1,260th place
15,139,911
-1,452,859
AR-score:
2,330th place
861,969
-1,374
F-score:
3,286th place
1,383
+3

Chinese Wikipedia (zh)

PR-score:
1,407th place
772,243
+3,412
AR-score:
1,702nd place
49,472
+132
F-score:
1,687th place
221
+1

German Wikipedia (de)

PR-score:
2,480th place
730,949
-37,454
AR-score:
3,382nd place
86,905
+734
F-score:
4,618th place
129
+1

Japanese Wikipedia (ja)

PR-score:
2,353rd place
721,850
+8,719
AR-score:
4,058th place
31,425
+16
F-score:
2,471st place
210
0

Russian Wikipedia (ru)

PR-score:
2,905th place
697,481
-111,873
AR-score:
2,592nd place
77,822
+68
F-score:
2,829th place
263
0

Spanish Wikipedia (es)

PR-score:
3,372nd place
671,941
-154,955
AR-score:
4,284th place
58,948
-904
F-score:
3,361st place
184
0

French Wikipedia (fr)

PR-score:
2,577th place
510,441
-72,559
AR-score:
3,038th place
85,891
+208
F-score:
5,091st place
139
0

Finnish Wikipedia (fi)

PR-score:
1,610th place
54,671
-16,073
AR-score:
2,110th place
19,693
+190
F-score:
823rd place
250
+1
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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. To find the most popular and reliable sources we used information about over 200 million references of Wikipedia articles. 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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