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Changes To The RateBeer Formula


Small tweaks for RB scores
Features March 31, 2009      
Written by joet


Santa Rosa, CALIFORNIA -



Weve reduced "dynamism" in our Bayesian formula today.



The admins had discussed and formulated this plan weeks ago to increase the "validity" of our beer scores. Wed run a few tests and came out with a factor that worked best for us.



Its shaken up the top 50.



http://www.ratebeer.com/Ratings/Ratings-Top50.asp
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Comments

Walt says:

numbers and such.

66 months ago
hopscotch says:

Whatever works!

67 months ago
MaltOMeal says:

I knew you guys did something to affect the scores as my number of Top 50 I have rated jumped considerably. I like it! :- )

67 months ago
DragonStout says:

Please explain the changes to me I am kind of slow

67 months ago


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