[MediaWiki-l] Study on the user base for the Memento MediaWiki Extension

Andre Klapper aklapper at wikimedia.org
Wed Jul 9 07:35:10 UTC 2014

Hi Shawn,

On Wed, 2014-07-09 at 00:52 +0000, Shawn Jones wrote:
> As we improve the Memento MediaWiki Extension, we also search for
> information on where and how it can be used.
> I had written a blog post last December talking about its use in
> helping users of fan sites avoid spoilers. [1]
> Recently, we’ve done a study using anonymized logs for the Wayback
> Machine and discovered that there are a potential 168,000 requests per
> day at the Wayback Machine that could benefit from use of the Memento
> MediaWiki Extension, 132,000 of those for Wikipedia alone. [2]

Do you have a question, or is this "just for everyone's information"?

Andre Klapper | Wikimedia Bugwrangler

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