PaperTrail

The popularity rating of PaperTrail explained

Github Repository Rubygem
The highest rated repository is rails/rails with 20812 watchers and 7365 forks, resulting in a Github score of 100.00 The highest rated Rubygem is rake with 46371855 total downloads
These are the references for the score, marking the popularity of 100%
Now, the repository for PaperTrail over at airblade/paper_trail has got 2266 watchers and 299 forks, resulting in a Github score of 5.66 Now, the gem paper_trail has got 1172632 total downloads
Therefore, the relative popularity percentage can be calculated for PaperTrail
5.66 watchers & forks * 100% = 6.53%
100.00 top score
1172632 total downloads * 100% = 2.53%
46371855 top score
The average of those two values results in the score:

4.53%

So, assuming everyone is using the most popular projects,
roughly one out of 20 Rubyists use PaperTrail
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