The popularity rating of Watchr explained

Github Repository Rubygem
The highest rated repository is rails/rails with 29612 watchers and 12022 forks, resulting in a Github score of 100.00 The highest rated Rubygem is rake with 93082015 total downloads
These are the references for the score, marking the popularity of 100%
Now, the repository for Watchr over at mynyml/watchr has got 1282 watchers and 73 forks, resulting in a Github score of 1.84 Now, the gem watchr has got 474309 total downloads
Therefore, the relative popularity percentage can be calculated for Watchr
1.84 watchers & forks * 100% = 1.84%
100.00 top score
474309 total downloads * 100% = 0.51%
93082015 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 Watchr

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