Reddit

Reddit is an American social news aggregation, web content rating, and discussion website. Registered members submit content to the site such as links, text posts, and images, which are then voted up or down by other members.
Founded: June 23, 2005, Medford, MA
CEO: Steve Huffman (Jul 10, 2015–)
Headquarters: San Francisco, CA
Parent organization: Advance Publications
Subsidiary: RedditGifts.com

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Reddit is a social news website and forum where content is socially curated and promoted by site members through voting. The site name is a play on the words “I read it.”

Is Reddit free?

Registering an account with Reddit is free and does not require an email address. … While logged in, Reddit users (known as Redditors) have the ability to vote on submissions and comments to increase or decrease their visibility and submit links and comments.

What is Reddit karma?

It’s the scoreboard of Reddit–a reward earned for posting popular content. It also comes in two flavors: link karma and comment karma. You gain karma points when your links and comments are upvoted. You lose it when your links and comments are downvoted to a number lower than zero.

What is Reddit gold?

Reddit gold is a membership program through which Reddit earns revenue. Redditors can pay $3.99/month or $29.99/year to get special features on the site, like no ads, custom themes and avatars, the ability to create Reddit “secret societies,” and more.

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Redditors can pay $5.99/month to get special features on the site.

Experience Reddit ads-free

Get Reddit Premium for yourself to enjoy Reddit ads-free and support the community that brings you the hottest news, entertainment, and cat photos every day, all day. Your contribution will help us remain truly independent.

Monthly Coins

As a thank you to our Premium members, you’ll get a special one-time bonus of 1,000 Coins just for joining, and thereafter earn 700 every month. Use your Coins to award extraordinary contributions to Reddit.

Access the members-only Lounge

As a Premium member, you’ll gain access to the exclusive r/lounge community. This longstanding Reddit society is a gathering of people from all walks of life with one key characteristic in common – Reddit. Some say it also holds many secrets…

A user’s “karma” reflects how much a user has contributed to the Reddit community. When posts or comments get upvoted, that user gains some karma. You can see how much karma a user has on their profile page. The best way to gain karma is to submit posts that other people find valuable and interesting.

Flair is a sort of ‘tag’ that can be added to posts or usernames within a subreddit. For posts, they’re often used to help readers filter (either visually, or actually hide/show filter through links in the sidebar) for a specific type of post.

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Look for your name in the right sidebar underneath the number of subscribers. Make sure to check the box next to “Show my flair on this subreddit”. Once flair is enabled, an “edit” link shows up next to your name. Click the “edit” link, then choose your preferred flair from the list or type in your own SFW entry.

What’s the point of karma on Reddit?

It’s the scoreboard of Reddit–a reward earned for posting popular content. It also comes in two flavors: link karma and comment karma. You gain karma points when your links and comments are upvoted. You lose it when your links and comments are downvoted to a number lower than zero.

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Reddit karma is one of the gamification techniques used to engage users on Reddit. It’s pretty similar to Quora credits – You get more karma when your posts/comments get upvoted and lose some when they get downvoted. … Reddit karma cannot be ‘redeemed’ for anything, even on the website.

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If you are looking to improve your karma, here are some tips to follow.
  1. One day, one deed. Doing at least one deed a day will boost your karma and improve your whole life. …
  2. Be thankful for the universe. …
  3. Be honest. …
  4. Become a volunteer. …
  5. Take care of lonely people. …
  6. Stop gossiping. …
  7. Spread positivity.