How to Know Daily Page Views of Wikipedia Article?
Wikipedia traffic figures are a goldmine for content creators and SEO mob because traffic on individual Wikipedia articles is often directly proportional to the popularity of that term on the Internet.
For almost every known word, Wikipedia article rank on Google’s front page is American Idol, Blog, iPod, SEO or Britney Spears.
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No wonder, Wikipedia pages (numbering over 2 million) receive huge organic traffic from Google and other search engines. But how do you find the exact page view (or hit) that a Wikipedia entry gets per day?
By using the raw server logs from WikiStats, Wikipedia administrator Henrik has created a tool at figures.grok.se that shows how often a particular page has been viewed on Wikipedia. This is something like Google Analytics for Wikipedia with public access.
This can be a goldmine for the content creator because traffic on individual Wikipedia articles is often directly proportional to the popularity of that term on the Internet. For example, notebooks and laptops are basically the same thing but more people like to use laptop words on notebooks.