Re: [Wikimedia-l] Page views of male/female biographies?

2018-12-06 Thread David Cuenca Tudela
Of course, there is more than one way to skin a potato, but it doesn't mean that those ways are useful, desirable, or informative. You say that readers are more likely to access people who are named, than people who are notable, but isn't that relevant? If notable people are not named, then we can

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Page views of male/female biographies?

2018-12-06 Thread Strainu
În joi, 6 dec. 2018 la 01:20, David Cuenca Tudela a scris: > > Hi Tilman, > > I disagree with your appraisal that there are better venues for my > question. The gendergap mailing list is technically dead, before your > message the last one was from April. The other mailing list is related to >

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Page views of male/female biographies?

2018-12-05 Thread Risker
Hmm. I think the subject of what you call "audience bias" is far more general than the tiny targeted area you're talking about. I'm pretty sure that readers from Poland are thousands of times more likely to access the Wikipedia article about [name any town in Poland] than readers in Indonesia

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Page views of male/female biographies?

2018-12-05 Thread David Cuenca Tudela
Hi Tilman, I disagree with your appraisal that there are better venues for my question. The gendergap mailing list is technically dead, before your message the last one was from April. The other mailing list is related to research, not to stats that should be readily available. From your answer

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Page views of male/female biographies?

2018-12-03 Thread Tilman Bayer
Hi Micru, in general, there may be better venues to ask this kind of question, e.g. the Wiki-research-l and Gendergap mailing lists (both CCed). But for a partial answer, the paper by Marit Hinnosaar reviewed here looks at these stats (if not their long-term trend):

[Wikimedia-l] Page views of male/female biographies?

2018-11-28 Thread David Cuenca Tudela
Hi, Are there any statistics that track the evolution of page views of male/female biographies in the different Wikipedias? Regards, Micru ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list, guidelines at: https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Mailing_lists/Guidelines and