Top 100 Subreddits to follow: the best subs ranked by Active Users

This is a global ranking of the most popular Subreddits (excluded NSFW subs). We evaluate popularity by "Active Users". Active Users of a Subreddit means in recent time (example: 10 minutes), how many users visited the sub. That is similar to website "online users". Active Users is more reliable than subscriber numbers, because there are a few of subreddits with large number of subscribers have very small visits. This page can help you to find out which subs are really popular currently.

Rank updated: 2019-08-24, by Active Users
Active Users / Subscribers
AskReddit - Ask Reddit...
181,319 / 24.2M
/r/AskReddit is the place to ask and answer thought-provoking questions.
ChoosingBeggars - Beggars can't be choosers!
44,666 / 1.5M
This subreddit is for posting screenshots, pictures, or stories of people who are being way too picky when it comes to who they beg for a relationship or any other matter.

Banner comic:
worldnews - World News
41,563 / 22.0M
A place for major news from around the world, excluding US-internal news.
soccer - The back page of the internet
41,188 / 1.6M
The football subreddit.

News, results and discussion about the beautiful game.
funny - funny
40,585 / 26.0M
Welcome to r/Funny: reddit's largest humour depository
aww - A subreddit for cute and cuddly pictures
35,621 / 21.7M
Things that make you go AWW! Like puppies, bunnies, babies, and so on...

A place for really cute pictures and videos!
AmItheAsshole - Am I the Asshole?
35,050 / 1.2M
A catharsis for the frustrated moral philosopher in all of us, and a place to finally find out if you were wrong in an argument that's been bothering you. Tell us about any non-violent conflict you have experienced; give us both sides of the story, and find out if you're right, or you're the asshole.
movies - Movie News and Discussion
33,870 / 21.3M
News & Discussion about Major Motion Pictures
politics - Politics
33,129 / 5.4M
/r/Politics is for news and discussion about U.S. politics.
todayilearned - Today I Learned (TIL)
31,363 / 21.4M
You learn something new every day; what did you learn today?
Submit interesting and specific facts about something that you just found out here.
Showerthoughts - Showerthoughts
29,572 / 18.3M
A subreddit for sharing those miniature epiphanies you have that highlight the oddities within the familiar.
news - All news, US and international.
28,062 / 18.8M
/r/news is: real news articles, primarily but not exclusively, news relating to the United States and the rest of the World. /r/news isn't: editorials, commercials, political minutiae, shouting, justin bieber updates, kitty pictures. For a subreddit for all news-related content (editorials, satire, etc.) visit /r/inthenews.
videos - /r/videos
27,331 / 21.1M
The best place for video content of all kinds.

Please read the sidebar below for our rules.
gifs - .gifs - funny, animated gifs for your viewing pleasure
27,194 / 18.9M
Funny, animated gifs - your favorite computer file type!

Officially pronounced with a hard "J"
television - Television Discussion and News
23,648 / 15.7M
pics - Reddit Pics
21,078 / 22.6M
A place to share photographs and pictures.
wallpapers - Wallpapers
21,070 / 530,596
Work-safe wallpapers from all over!
marvelstudios - Marvel Studios and the Marvel Cinematic Universe
20,698 / 912,807
/r/MarvelStudios is the subreddit dedicated to Marvel Studios and the Marvel Cinematic Universe as a whole!
Minecraft - Minecraft on reddit
20,581 / 1.8M
Minecraft community on reddit.
nba - NBA
20,526 / 2.6M
All things NBA basketball.
dankmemes - Dank Memes
20,084 / 2.7M
A Place to Post the Dankest Memes
teenagers - r/teenagers: share your mind, share your memes
19,925 / 1.4M
r/teenagers is the biggest community forum run by teenagers for teenagers. Our subreddit is primarily for discussions and memes that an average teenager would enjoy to discuss about. We do not have any age-restriction in place but do keep in mind this is targeted for users between the ages of 13 to 19.

Parents, teachers, and the like are welcomed to participate and ask any questions!
tifu - Today I Fucked Up
19,683 / 14.7M

Today I Fucked Up is a community for the dumbass in all of us. We all have those moments where we do something ridiculously stupid. Let us make each other feel better about ourselves. Come and check it out!

Why you should join us: It's funny, interesting, cringe-worthy, laugh-causing, smile-inducing, feel-good, ridiculous, humor, humorous, humerus, stupid, cool, awesome, but mostly because it's the best community on reddit.
gaming - r/gaming
19,534 / 23.4M
A subreddit for (almost) anything related to games - video games, board games, card games, etc. (but not sports).
memes - /r/Memes the original since 2008
19,082 / 6.0M

A way of describing cultural information being shared.
An element of a culture or system of behavior that may be considered to be passed from one individual to another by nongenetic means, especially imitation.
leagueoflegends - League of Legends
18,254 / 3.3M
This is a subreddit devoted to League of Legends.
BlackPeopleTwitter - Black Twitter
17,618 / 3.5M
Black people being hilarious on social media
mildlyinteresting - For photos that are, you know, mildly interesting
16,491 / 16.4M
Aww, cripes. I didn't know I'd have to write a description. How many words is that so far, like a hundred? Soooo, yeah. Mildly interesting stuff. Stuff that interests you. Mildly. It's in the name, ffs.
EarthPorn - EarthPorn: Amazing images of light and landscape
16,272 / 18.4M
EarthPorn is your community of landscape photographers and those who appreciate the natural beauty of our home planet.
trashy - All things Trashy!
15,569 / 1.5M
Trashy stories, trashy glamour, all things fake, plastic, and downright trashy, low-class, no-class, white trash, bimbos, and damn proud.
Music - /r/Music
15,395 / 21.0M
The musical community of reddit
DotA2 - Dota 2 on Reddit
15,079 / 588,065
Dota 2
RoastMe - the thicker the skin, the better the roast
14,100 / 1.5M
Roasting (v.) - To humorously mock or humiliate someone with a well-timed joke, diss or comeback. (As defined by urbandictionary)

Hone your roasting skills, meet other roasters, and get yourself roasted! Everybody needs to laugh at themselves! And other people, of course!
relationship_advice - Relationship Advice
13,721 / 1.9M
Need help with your relationship? Whether it's romance, friendship, family, co-workers, or basic human interaction: we're here to help!
hiphopheads - /r/HipHopHeads on Reddit
13,614 / 1.8M
Everything hip-hop! The latest mixtapes, videos, news, and anything else hip-hop related from your favorite artists.
assholedesign - When Assholes Design Things
13,580 / 1.1M
Because nothing comes before profit, especially not the consumer.
Wellthatsucks - Well... That sucks...
13,576 / 1.6M
For everything that happens in everyday life that makes you say "well, that sucks"
BeAmazed - I bet you will Be Amazed !
13,488 / 1.5M
MurderedByWords - Murdered By Words
12,787 / 1.3M
A place for well-constructed put-downs, comebacks, and counter-arguments.

StarWars - Star Wars - A long time ago, in a galaxy far, far, away...
12,756 / 1.1M
Star Wars is an American epic space opera franchise, created by George Lucas and centered around a film series that began with the eponymous 1977 movie.
explainlikeimfive - Explain Like I'm Five | Don't Panic!
12,568 / 17.0M
**Explain Like I'm Five is the best forum and archive on the internet for layperson-friendly explanations.**


Don't Panic!
classicwow - Classic WoW
12,276 / 215,739
A community for Classic World of Warcraft fans.
PewdiepieSubmissions - 🚨SUB GAP: 3574🚨
12,225 / 2.0M
/r/PewDiePieSubmissions is a subreddit for Swedish YouTuber Felix Kjellberg, AKA PewDiePie.
Subscribe to PewDiePie!
Jokes - Jokes: Get Your Funny On!
11,993 / 17.1M
The funniest sub on reddit. Hundreds of jokes posted each day, and some of them aren't even reposts!
space - /r/space: news, articles, images, videos, and discussion
10,443 / 15.8M
Share & discuss informative content on:

* Astrophysics
* Cosmology
* Space Exploration
* Planetary Science
* Astrobiology
nfl - NFL: National Football League Discussion
10,034 / 1.4M
NFL: National Football League News & Discussion
personalfinance - Personal Finance
9,970 / 13.9M
Learn about budgeting, saving, getting out of debt, credit, investing, and retirement planning. Join our community, read the PF Wiki, and get on top of your finances!
me_irl - selfies of the soul
9,598 / 2.7M
selfies of the soul
LivestreamFail - r/LivestreamFail: Livestream wins, fails, and everything in between
9,421 / 578,885
Welcome to /r/LivestreamFail: the place for almost anything livestream related. We Streamable / Neatclips / Twitch clips, GIFs and VoDs.

No moderators of this subreddit work for Twitch.
interestingasfuck - Interesting As Fuck
9,357 / 4.1M
For almost anything you find interestingasfuck
coolguides - Cool Guides
9,285 / 882,021
Picture based reference guides for anything and everything. If it seems like something someone might print, physically post, and reference then it is a good link for this sub.

Remember: Infographics are learning tools, guides are reference tools. Sometimes it's grey.
JusticeServed - Justice will be served.
9,085 / 946,439
8,872 / 5.8M
Things that make you say "What the F*ck".

askscience - AskScience: Got Questions? Get Answers.
8,839 / 18.0M
Ask a science question, get a science answer.
quityourbullshit - Quit Your Bullshit!
8,805 / 1.2M
A subreddit for stories, pictures or videos of people *calling* bullshit. Possibly with proof.
GlobalOffensive - Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
8,731 / 904,189
/r/GlobalOffensive is a home for the Counter-Strike: Global Offensive community and a hub for the discussion and sharing of content relevant to CS:GO.

Counter-Strike: Global Offensive is a game created by Valve Corporation and released on August 21st, 2012 as a successor to previous games in the series dating back to 1999. The latest installment to the Counter-Strike franchise maintains a healthy, ever-intensifying competitive scene alongside a growing casual playerbase.
Unexpected - Unexpected
8,724 / 2.2M
This subreddit is for unexpected twists in videos and gifs
IdiotsInCars - Idiots In Cars
8,716 / 1.1M
When idiots get behind the wheel of an automobile, shit gets funny.
NintendoSwitch - Nintendo Switch - News, Updates, & Information
8,602 / 1.3M
The central hub for news, updates, info, and discussion about the Nintendo Switch and Nintendo Switch games!
Tinder - Everything about Tinder
8,584 / 2.6M
A community for discussing the online dating app Tinder. Sharing conversations, reviewing profiles and more.
niceguys - Mostly cringe-y images of Nice Guys™
8,455 / 997,078
For all the self proclaimed "nice guys" who are actually manchildren or douches, or mistake their hilarious spinelessness for niceness

This is primarily a subreddit for images of these "nice guys" demonstrating their unique charm.
Damnthatsinteresting - Damn, that's interesting!
8,302 / 1.8M
For things that are amazing, interesting, and incredible!
Futurology - Future(s) Studies
8,189 / 14.1M
Welcome to r/Futurology, a subreddit devoted to the field of Future(s) Studies and speculation about the development of humanity, technology, and civilization.
DestinyTheGame - Destiny | Reddit
7,922 / 1.1M
Welcome! This sub is for discussing Bungie's shared world, action FPS looter-shooters: Destiny 2 and its predecessor, Destiny.

Please read the sidebar rules and be sure to search for your question before posting.
NoStupidQuestions - No such thing as stupid questions
7,875 / 1.2M
Ask away!
wholesomememes - Internet for the Spirit
7,825 / 5.2M
Welcome to the wholesome side of the internet! This community is for those searching for a way to capture virtue on the internet.
anime - Animes ja nai, anime da.
7,646 / 1.1M
Reddit's premier anime community.
science - Science
7,562 / 22.2M
This community is a place to share and discuss new scientific research. Read about the latest advances in astronomy, biology, medicine, physics, social science, and more. Find and submit new publications and popular science coverage of current research.
PublicFreakout - /r/PublicFreakout
7,382 / 1.2M
A subreddit dedicated to people freaking out, melting down, losing their cool, or being weird in public.
LifeProTips - Life Pro Tips
7,119 / 16.5M
Tips that improve your life in one way or another.
Cringetopia - Cringetopia
7,048 / 396,714
"In this moment, I am euphoric. Not because of any phony god's blessing. But because, I am enlightened by my intelligence."
SquaredCircle - r/SquaredCircle
6,843 / 422,714
unpopularopinion - For Your Opinions That Are Unpopular
6,814 / 707,444
Got a burning unpopular opinion you want to share? Spark some discussions!
OldSchoolCool - OldSchoolCool: History's cool kids, looking fantastic
6,768 / 14.0M

**History's cool kids, looking fantastic!**

A pictorial and video celebration of history's coolest kids, everything from beatniks to bikers, mods to rude boys, hippies to ravers. And everything in between.

If you've found a photo, or a photo essay, of people from the past looking fantastic, here's the place to share it.
Whatcouldgowrong - What Could Possibly Go Wrong?
6,754 / 2.4M
What Could Possibly Go Wrong?

The best place to learn what NOT to do.
Games - Quality Gaming Content and Discussion -- /r/Games
6,681 / 1.9M
The goal of /r/Games is to provide a place for informative and interesting gaming content and discussions.

Submissions should be for the purpose of informing or initiating a discussion, not just with the goal of entertaining viewers. Memes, comics, funny screenshots, arts-and-crafts, etc. will be removed.
pathofexile - Path of Exile
6,660 / 276,265
A subreddit dedicated to the action RPG game Path of Exile, made by Grinding Gear Games.
dataisbeautiful - Data Is Beautiful
6,638 / 13.7M
A place for visual representations of data: Graphs, charts, maps, etc.

DataIsBeautiful is for visualizations that effectively convey information. **Aesthetics are an important part of information visualization, but pretty pictures are not the aim of this subreddit.**
6,559 / 1.3M
r/AskMen is the premier place to ask random strangers for terrible dating advice, but preferably from the male perspective. A semi-serious place to ask men casual questions about life, career, and more. And don't be an asshole.
NatureIsFuckingLit - 🔥 Nature Is Fucking Lit
6,554 / 2.6M
We are here to appreciate the awesome majesty and incredibly cool aspects of nature. 🔥
ThatsInsane - ThatsInsane
6,541 / 206,271
For things that are a little bit more wild, crazy, interesting and incredible than the average. And for stuff that is generally insane!
waterniggas - waterniggas
6,333 / 345,917
All started here:

Water niggas only
FortNiteBR - Fortnite: Battle Royale
6,313 / 1.1M
The developer supported, community run subreddit dedicated to the Fortnite: Battle Royale game mode by Epic Games.
apexlegends - Apex Legends
5,758 / 787,440
Official Developer-supported, community-run subreddit for the Free-to-Play Battle Royale game Apex Legends from Respawn Entertainment
fantasyfootball - /r/fantasyfootball - Good For Your Season
5,740 / 439,951
/r/fantasyfootball - Good For Your Season
DnD - DnD: Roll for Initiative!
5,624 / 1.3M
A subreddit dedicated to the various iterations of Dungeons & Dragons, from its First Edition roots to its Fifth Edition future.
sports - redditsports
5,610 / 16.0M
The central hub for sports on reddit.
2007scape - Old School RuneScape!
5,591 / 394,221
The community for Old School RuneScape discussion on reddit. Join us for game discussions, weekly events and skilling competitions!

OSRS is the official legacy version of RS, the largest free-to-play MMORPG.
nottheonion - Sadly, this is not the Onion.
5,575 / 15.7M
For true stories that are so mind-blowingly ridiculous that you could have sworn they were from The Onion.
WhitePeopleTwitter - White People Twitter
5,551 / 1.3M
White people tweeting stuff.
wow - World of Warcraft
5,389 / 1.1M
World of Warcraft on Reddit!
ffxiv - Final Fantasy X|V: Stormblood
5,273 / 290,713
A community for fans of Square Enix's popular MMORPG "Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn", also known as FFXIV or FF14. Current expansions include Heavensward and Stormblood.
rareinsults - Insults you don't see often
5,212 / 673,856
Did you stumble across a unique insult?

Looking to spice up your vocabulary?

This is the place for you!
BrandNewSentence - Brand New Sentence
5,115 / 438,058
For sentences never before written, found in the wild.
MovieDetails - MovieDetails
5,099 / 1.2M
MovieDetails: Interesting and unnoticed details that appear in movies.
Overwatch - Overwatch
5,099 / 2.5M
Subreddit for all things Overwatch™, the team-based shooter from Blizzard Entertainment.
freefolk - Freefolk
5,077 / 1.1M
We do not kneel.

GoT/ASOIAF sub for non-kneelers. r/Freefolk neither encourages nor discourages piracy. We only take action to enforce reddit's sitewide rules. We believe people are mature enough to decide for themselves what content to view. **NOT A SPOILER-SAFE ZONE, NEVER WILL BE.**
oddlysatisfying - Oddly Satisfying
5,060 / 3.3M
For those little things that are inexplicably satisfying.
HumansBeingBros - Humans just being bros
5,033 / 1.4M
A place for sharing videos, gifs, and images of people being total bros.
AdviceAnimals - Advice Animals
4,988 / 7.6M
Reddit's Gold Mine