Research:Rolling recurring old active editor
Rolling recurring old active editors are non-bot editors who registered more than 2 time periods ago and completed a minimum number of edits in the last two time periods.
The n edits thresholdEdit
The edits necessary to cross this threshold, the fewer editors will meet the criteria. Historically, "active editors" were considered to be editors who made 5 edits to specific types of pages over the course of a calendar month. So for historical purposes, we recommend .
The u activity unitEdit
The wider this unit is set, the more casual editors will be considered "active". Historically, "active editors" were considered during calendar months. So for historical purposes, we recommend .
This metric has a built-in time lag of for the time period in question.
Bots are filtered using the bot flag method.
Plain word definitionEdit
In plain words (using the default values) a '
In plain words (using the default values) a 'Rolling recurrent old active editor' is an editor that registered before 2 months ago and completed 5 edits in the last month and another 5 in the month prior to that one. Month is defined not as a calendar month but rather 30 calendar days.