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Reddit Inc.
Reddit logo.png
Type Private
Foundation date June 23, 2005 (2005-06-23)[1]
Headquarters San Francisco, California, U.S.
Area served Worldwide
Founder(s) Steve Huffman
Alexis Ohanian
Key people Steve Huffman (CEO)
Employees 71[2]
Slogan(s) "The front page of the Internet"
Written in Python
Alexa rank 33 (July 2015)[3]
Type of site Social news
Advertising Banner ads, promoted links
Registration Optional (required to submit, comment or vote)
Available in Multilingual, primarily English
Current status Active

Reddit is a website where people share links to articles, media and other things on the web. The website is organized into "subreddits", communities within the Reddit community to discuss certain topics or analyze specific content. The submitted links can be voted on, and the links with most votes are displayed on the front page of the website. Reddit was founded in 2005 by Steve Huffman and Alexis Ohanian and is also available in other languages. People in the Reddit community call themselves "redditors".[4] Some examples of subreddits are /r/Pics, /r/Aww, /r/FakeHistory, /r/WritingPrompts, /r/lounge, and /r/todayilearned. Subreddits are directed towards all sort of things, like educational, funny, cute pictures of animals, and more.

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