Did you know? Reddit is said to be the front page of the internet full of peer approved commentaries.
Reddit is a platform for internet communities where end users votes shape what the world is talking about.
Check out this top ten list from Alltime10s displayed here in the opposite order:
- According to Popular Mechanics, “Founders Amexis Ohanian & Stevee Huffman’s 1st idea was mymobile menu a takeout ordering app.”
- According to Business Insider and Reddit, “Reddit is split into ‘sub reddits’ where users post content on topics like politics or TV.”
- According to Entertainment Weekly, “Reddit holds the record for the World’s Biggest Secret Santa.”
- According to sources Popular Mechanics and Alexis Ohanian; “the site was almost named Reditt, Popvox, Obaloo or 360scope.”
- According to Popular Mechanics, “when Reddit launched, the founders set up fake accounts to make it seem more active than it actually was.”
- According to Fast Company, “since Reddit was founded in 2005 only $500 has been spent on advertising the site.”
- According to sources Alexis Ohanian, Reddit, NASDAQ; “the 1st post on reddit was made on June 25,2005 by Alexis Ohanian which linked to a website about UK documents on the Iraq Was, the post was voted down.”
- According to the sources the Atlantic and NY Times, “many sub reddits have caused controversy especially those with racist or sexual content.”
- According to the following sources Greenspace, Mashable and TED; “there’s a humpback whale named Mr. Splashy Pants thanks to Reddit.”
- According to the following sources Reddit, Alexis Ohanian, Gizmodo and Kotaki; “a CERN Scientist who resembles Half-Life’s Gordon Freeman was sent a crowbar by Reddit users.”
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