The popularity rating of hoptoad_notifier explained

Github Repository Rubygem
The highest rated repository is rails/rails with 30890 watchers and 12525 forks, resulting in a Github score of 99.99 The highest rated Rubygem is rake with 111305426 total downloads
These are the references for the score, marking the popularity of 100%
Now, the repository for hoptoad_notifier over at thoughtbot/hoptoad_notifier has got 431 watchers and 113 forks, resulting in a Github score of 1.07 Now, the gem hoptoad_notifier has got 1112358 total downloads
Therefore, the relative popularity percentage can be calculated for hoptoad_notifier
1.07 watchers & forks * 100% = 1.07%
99.99 top score
1112358 total downloads * 100% = 1.00%
111305426 top score
The average of those two values results in the score:


So, assuming everyone is using the most popular projects,
roughly one out of 50 Rubyists use hoptoad_notifier

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