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Stats for February 1Edit

Thought I would take advantage of the Massviews tool to report out stats on WikiProject Alabama. All stats are for the last 20 days of January 2017 (1/12-1/31).

  • Total pages: 12,972
  • Total page views: 14,479,085

Top 10 articles by page viewsEdit

Article Rating Views Avg./day Notes
John Lewis (Georgia politician) C 687,039 34,352
Desmond Doss Start 440,124 22,006
Julio Jones C 401,610 20,081
Deepwater Horizon oil spill C 374,458 18,723
Brandon Scott Start 101,990 919
Zelda Fitzgerald FA 356,744 17,837 Featured Article on Wikipedia's main page Nov. 15, 2009
Jeff Sessions B 317,497 15,875
Deepwater Horizon explosion C 288.985 14,449
Rosa Parks B 220,883 11,044 A level–4 vital article in People
Courteney Cox C 194,531 9,727
Martin Luther King III B 183,550 9,178

Top 10 articles with requested photographsEdit

Article Rating Views Avg./day
Bart Starr C 34,630 1,732
M Lamar Stub 13,045 652
Tony Cox (actor) Stub 8,521 426
Gus Malzahn Start 5,358 268
Roy Moore B 4,355 218
Books-A-Million Start 3,373 169
Annabelle Gurwitch Stub 1,613 81
Sand Mountain (Alabama) Start 1,234 62
Robert Tyler (Confederate Register of the Treasury) Stub 1,228 61
Caitlin Brunell Start 1,102 55

Top 10 articles with requested mapsEdit

Article Rating Views Avg./day
Demographics of Alabama Start 3,114 156
History of Alabama Start 2,883 144
Holman Correctional Facility Stub 2,216 111
Mobile District Stub 1,832 92
Geneva County massacre Start 1,710 86
Vestavia Hills High School Start 778 39
Nickajack Start 674 34
Canebrake (region of Alabama) Stub 345 17
Alabama Great Southern Railroad Start 328 16
Cochrane–Africatown USA Bridge Stub 224 11

And at the other end of the spectrum.…

Articles with zero page viewsEdit

Requested move at Talk:Interstate 422#Requested move 3 March 2022Edit

There is a requested move discussion at Talk:Interstate 422#Requested move 3 March 2022 that may be of interest to members of this WikiProject. 🐶 EpicPupper (he/him | talk) 03:22, 11 March 2022 (UTC)

User script to detect unreliable sourcesEdit

I have (with the help of others) made a small user script to detect and highlight various links to unreliable sources and predatory journals. Some of you may already be familiar with it, given it is currently the 39th most imported script on Wikipedia. The idea is that it takes something like

  • John Smith "Article of things" Deprecated.com. Accessed 2020-02-14. (John Smith "[https://www.deprecated.com/article Article of things]" ''Deprecated.com''. Accessed 2020-02-14.)

and turns it into something like

It will work on a variety of links, including those from {{cite web}}, {{cite journal}} and {{doi}}.

The script is mostly based on WP:RSPSOURCES, WP:NPPSG and WP:CITEWATCH and a good dose of common sense. I'm always expanding coverage and tweaking the script's logic, so general feedback and suggestions to expand coverage to other unreliable sources are always welcomed.

Do note that this is not a script to be mindlessly used, and several caveats apply. Details and instructions are available at User:Headbomb/unreliable. Questions, comments and requests can be made at User talk:Headbomb/unreliable.

- Headbomb {t · c · p · b}

This is a one time notice and can't be unsubscribed from. Delivered by: MediaWiki message delivery (talk) 16:00, 29 April 2022 (UTC)

WP:UNDUE and sourcing issues.Edit

I'm notifying the wikiproject of an article in need of help here: Talk:Charlotte Durante § The state of the article. I dream of horses (Contribs) (Talk) 09:37, 22 June 2022 (UTC)