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list=mostviewed (pvim)

(main | query | mostviewed)
  • This module requires read rights.
  • This module can be used as a generator.
  • Source: PageViewInfo
  • License: GPL-3.0-or-later

Lists the most viewed pages (based on last day's pageview count).


The metric to use for counting views. Depending on what backend is used, not all metrics might be supported. You can use the siteinfo API (action=query&meta=siteinfo) to check, under pageviewservice-supported-metrics / <module name>

Plain pageviews.
One of the following values: pageviews
Default: pageviews

The number of pages to return.

Type: integer or max
The value must be between 1 and 500.
Default: 10

When more results are available, use this to continue.

Type: integer
Default: 0