A large scale study of reader interactions with images on Wikipedia

  title={A large scale study of reader interactions with images on Wikipedia},
  author={Daniel S{\'a}nchez Rama and Tiziano Piccardi and Miriam Redi and Rossano Schifanella},
  journal={EPJ Data Science},
Wikipedia is the largest source of free encyclopedic knowledge and one of the most visited sites on the Web. To increase reader understanding of the article, Wikipedia editors add images within the text of the article’s body. However, despite their widespread usage on web platforms and the huge volume of visual content on Wikipedia, little is known about the importance of images in the context of free knowledge environments. To bridge this gap, we collect data about English Wikipedia reader… 
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