article_pageviews

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Retrieve Pageview Data for an Article

retrieves the pageview data for a particular article on a project, within a provided time-range.

Usage
article_pageviews(project = "en.wikipedia", article = "R (programming language)", platform = "all", user_type = "all", start = "2015100100", end = NULL, reformat = TRUE, ...)
Arguments
project
the name of the project, structured as [language_code].[project] (see the default).
article
the article(s) you want to retrieve data for. Ideally features underscores in the title instead of spaces, but happily converts if you forget to do this.
platform
The platform the pageviews came from; One or more of "all", "desktop", "mobile-web" and "mobile-app". Set to "all" by default.
user_type
the type of users. One or more of "all", "user", "spider" or "bot". "all" by default.
start
the start YYYYMMDDHH of the range you want to cover. This can be easily grabbed from R date/time objects using pageview_timestamps.
end
the end YYYYMMDDHH of the range you want to cover. NULL by default, meaning that it returns 1 day of data.
reformat
Whether to reformat the results as a data.frame or not. TRUE by default.
...
further arguments to pass to httr's GET.
See Also

top_articles for the top articles per project in a given date range, and project_pageviews for per-project pageviews.

Aliases
  • article_pageviews
Examples
# Basic example
r_pageviews <- article_pageviews()

# Modify the article
obama_pageviews <- article_pageviews(article = "Barack_Obama")

Documentation reproduced from package pageviews, version 0.3.0, License: MIT + file LICENSE

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