A million new tags in Faviki
September 19, 2008
Faviki is periodically synchronized with Wikipedia and now contains a little less than a million new tags – around 300.000 new English tags and 669.600 new tags in other languages! That means that currently there are 5.6 million tags in Faviki – 2.7 million English and 2.9 million tags from other 13 languages.
Since the September release and the multi-language tagging feature, you can tag in 14 different languages, and now there are 30% more non-English tags. After English, the largest languages are German (397.8K) and French (388.5K). The fastest growing languages are Italian (51.5% growth) and Polish (44.1%).
Wikipedia/DBpedia growth (values in thousands)
|Language||DBpedia 3.0*||DBpedia 3.1**||growth||growth (%)|
|Total (without Eng)||2255.8||2925.4||669.6||29.68%|
|Total (with Eng)||4655.8||5625.4||969.6||20.83%|
* Jan 08, Japanese version was built in November 2007
** Jun & July 08
Number of non-English tags (values in thousands)
Non-English tags growth
Faviki uses the information about tags from DBpedia datasets. DBpedia extracts structured data from Wikipedia, which is constantly growing. Last release – DBpedia 3.1 has been released recently, marking an increase of 27% over the previous version. The downloads are provided as N-Triples and in CSV format on this page.