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: 2019-12-07, by Active Users
Active Users / Subscribers
AskReddit - Ask Reddit...
53,313 / 25.5M
/r/AskReddit is the place to ask and answer thought-provoking questions.
EarthPorn - EarthPorn: Amazing images of light and landscape
45,741 / 19.0M
EarthPorn is your community of landscape photographers and those who appreciate the natural beauty of our home planet.
nba - NBA
34,941 / 2.9M
All things NBA basketball.
PublicFreakout - /r/PublicFreakout
34,916 / 1.5M
A subreddit dedicated to people freaking out, melting down, losing their cool, or being weird in public.
wallpapers - Wallpapers
34,360 / 545,860
Work-safe wallpapers from all over!
politics - Politics
32,132 / 5.6M
/r/Politics is for news and discussion about U.S. politics.
funny - funny
28,241 / 27.4M
Welcome to r/Funny: reddit's largest humour depository
relationship_advice - Relationship Advice
28,147 / 2.3M
Need help with your relationship? Whether it's romance, friendship, family, co-workers, or basic human interaction: we're here to help!
videos - /r/videos
28,140 / 21.7M
The best place for video content of all kinds.

Please read the sidebar below for our rules.
AmItheAsshole - Am I the Asshole?
27,614 / 1.6M
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.
aww - A subreddit for cute and cuddly pictures
24,993 / 22.6M
Things that make you go AWW! Like puppies, bunnies, babies, and so on...

A place for really cute pictures and videos!
news - All news, US and international.
24,237 / 19.4M
/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.
worldnews - World News
22,866 / 22.6M
A place for major news from around the world, excluding US-internal news.
todayilearned - Today I Learned (TIL)
22,825 / 21.8M
You learn something new every day; what did you learn today?
Submit interesting and specific facts about something that you just found out here.
pics - Reddit Pics
21,971 / 23.3M
A place to share photographs and pictures.
LivestreamFail - r/LivestreamFail: Livestream wins, fails, and everything in between
21,799 / 679,115
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.
tifu - Today I Fucked Up
18,605 / 15.0M

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.
memes - /r/Memes the original since 2008
16,742 / 7.2M

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.
pcmasterrace - PC Master Race - Spearheading the Second Golden Age of PC Gaming
14,225 / 3.1M
Welcome to the official subreddit of the PC Master Race. In this subreddit, we celebrate and promote the ultimate gaming and working platform. Ascend to a level that respects your eyes, your wallet, your mind, and your heart. Ascend to... the PC Master Race.
leagueoflegends - League of Legends
13,236 / 3.6M
This is a subreddit devoted to League of Legends.
Showerthoughts - Showerthoughts
13,208 / 18.9M
A subreddit for sharing those miniature epiphanies you have that highlight the oddities within the familiar.
dankmemes - Dank Memes
13,116 / 3.1M
A Place to Post the Dankest Memes
GameDeals - GameDeals
12,965 / 678,680
A community for sharing and discussing game deals. Never pay full price again.
soccer - The back page of the internet
12,750 / 1.8M
The football subreddit.

News, results and discussion about the beautiful game.
12,641 / 6.0M
Things that make you say "What the F*ck".

legaladvice - Legal Advice ~ A place to get simple legal advice*
11,720 / 1.0M
A place to ask simple legal questions, and to have legal concepts explained.
WatchPeopleDieInside - Watch People Die Inside
11,673 / 1.6M
People dying - but on the inside.
movies - Movie News and Discussion
11,603 / 21.9M
News & Discussion about Major Motion Pictures
interestingasfuck - Interesting As Fuck
11,557 / 4.6M
For almost anything you find interestingasfuck
redditsecurity - News from reddit about site security
11,453 / 21,647
/r/redditsecurity is a running log of actions taken to ensure the safety and security of
gaming - r/gaming
11,046 / 24.3M
A subreddit for (almost) anything related to games - video games, board games, card games, etc. (but not sports).
BlackPeopleTwitter - Black Twitter
10,998 / 3.8M
Black people being hilarious on social media
10,971 / 1.5M
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.
personalfinance - Personal Finance
10,968 / 14.0M
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!
mildlyinteresting - For photos that are, you know, mildly interesting
10,754 / 16.8M
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.
gifs - .gifs - funny, animated gifs for your viewing pleasure
10,501 / 19.3M
Funny, animated gifs - your favorite computer file type!

Officially pronounced with a hard "J"
books - So many books, so little time
10,417 / 17.3M
This is a moderated subreddit. It is our intent and purpose to foster and encourage in-depth discussion about all things related to books, authors, genres, or publishing in a safe, supportive environment. If you're looking for help with a personal book recommendation, consult our Weekly Recommendation Thread, Suggested Reading page, or ask in r/suggestmeabook.
DestinyTheGame - Destiny | Reddit
10,043 / 1.2M
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.
dataisbeautiful - Data Is Beautiful
10,016 / 14.0M
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.**
ChoosingBeggars - Beggars can't be choosers!
9,893 / 1.6M
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:
Whatcouldgowrong - What Could Possibly Go Wrong?
9,798 / 2.7M
What Could Possibly Go Wrong?

The best place to learn what NOT to do.
GetMotivated - Get Motivated!
9,638 / 15.4M
Welcome to /r/GetMotivated! We’re glad you made it. This is the subreddit that will help you finally get up and do what you *know* you need to do. It’s the subreddit to give and receive motivation through pictures, videos, text, music, AMA’s, personal stories, and anything and everything that you find particularly motivating and/or inspiring.

So browse around, ask questions, give advice, form/join a support group. But don’t spend too much time here; you’ve got *better* things to do.
food - food
9,599 / 17.2M
Cooking, restaurants, recipes, food network, foodies, talk about it here!
hiphopheads - /r/HipHopHeads on Reddit
9,548 / 1.8M
Everything hip-hop! The latest mixtapes, videos, news, and anything else hip-hop related from your favorite artists.
Jokes - Jokes: Get Your Funny On!
9,252 / 17.5M
The funniest sub on reddit. Hundreds of jokes posted each day, and some of them aren't even reposts!
spaceporn - SpacePorn
9,076 / 904,821
SpacePorn is a subreddit devoted to high-quality images of space. As long as the focus of the image is of the stars or related to space in some way then it is allowed. This includes artwork as well as photography.
freefolk - Freefolk
8,814 / 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
8,715 / 3.7M
For those little things that are inexplicably satisfying.
DotA2 - Dota 2 on Reddit
8,467 / 629,971
Dota 2
8,428 / 16.8M
All things related to doing, building, fixing things on your own.
Wellthatsucks - Well... That sucks...
8,264 / 1.8M
For everything that happens in everyday life that makes you say "well, that sucks"
nfl - NFL: National Football League Discussion
8,153 / 1.7M
NFL: National Football League News & Discussion
Tinder - Everything about Tinder
7,973 / 3.0M
A community for discussing the online dating app Tinder. Sharing conversations, reviewing profiles and more.
LifeProTips - Life Pro Tips
7,690 / 17.0M
Tips that improve your life in one way or another.
science - Science
7,682 / 22.8M
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.
technology - Technology
7,577 / 8.3M
For all things technology.
FortNiteBR - Fortnite: Battle Royale
7,549 / 1.2M
The developer supported, community run subreddit dedicated to the Fortnite: Battle Royale game mode by Epic Games.
teenagers - r/teenagers: share your mind, share your memes
7,509 / 1.6M
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!
apexlegends - Apex Legends
7,118 / 829,304
Official Developer-supported, community-run subreddit for the Free-to-Play Battle Royale game Apex Legends from Respawn Entertainment
NatureIsFuckingLit - 🔥 Nature Is Fucking Lit
7,078 / 3.0M
We are here to appreciate the awesome majesty and incredibly cool aspects of nature. 🔥
modernwarfare - Call of Duty: Modern Warfare | Reddit
7,011 / 446,152
/r/ModernWarfare is the developer-supported, community-run subreddit for the Modern Warfare community.

Call of Duty: Modern Warfare is a first-person shooter video game developed by Infinity Ward and published by Activision. It is the sixteenth primary installment in the Call of Duty series.
buildaPC - /r/buildapc - Planning on building a computer but need some advice? This is the place to ask!
6,966 / 1.8M
Planning on building a computer but need some advice? This is the place to ask!

/r/buildapc is a community-driven subreddit dedicated to custom PC assembly. Anyone is welcome to seek the input of our helpful community as they piece together their desktop.
anime - Animes ja nai, anime da.
6,827 / 1.3M
Reddit's premier anime community.
IdiotsInCars - Idiots In Cars
6,650 / 1.4M
When idiots get behind the wheel of an automobile, shit gets funny.
wholesomememes - Internet for the Spirit
6,575 / 5.8M
Welcome to the wholesome side of the internet! This community is for those searching for a way to capture virtue on the internet.
NoStupidQuestions - No such thing as stupid questions
6,506 / 1.4M
Ask away!
GlobalOffensive - Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
6,502 / 959,634
/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.
6,414 / 308,038
* The front page of EA Sports FIFA.
television - Television Discussion and News
6,414 / 15.8M
waterniggas - waterniggas
6,333 / 345,917
All started here:

Water niggas only
unpopularopinion - For Your Opinions That Are Unpopular
6,249 / 865,433
Got a burning unpopular opinion you want to share? Spark some discussions!
nottheonion - Sadly, this is not the Onion.
6,197 / 16.0M
For true stories that are so mind-blowingly ridiculous that you could have sworn they were from The Onion.
youseeingthisshit - Are you seeing this shit?
6,163 / 1.5M
pathofexile - Path of Exile
6,058 / 297,660
A subreddit dedicated to the action RPG game Path of Exile, made by Grinding Gear Games.
HongKong - 香港
6,050 / 424,085
A subreddit for all things Hong Kong.
Twitch - /r/Twitch
6,015 / 592,507
/r/Twitch is an unofficial place for discussions surrounding the streaming website If you want to provide feedback, ask a question or show some quality content, this is the place for you!
pokemon - Pokémon: Gotta Catch ’Em All!
5,988 / 2.0M
/r/pokemon is an unofficial Pokémon fan community. This is the place for most things Pokémon on Reddit—TV shows, video games, toys, trading cards, you name it!
OldSchoolCool - OldSchoolCool: History's cool kids, looking fantastic
5,956 / 14.2M

**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.
explainlikeimfive - Explain Like I'm Five | Don't Panic!
5,942 / 17.4M
**Explain Like I'm Five is the best forum and archive on the internet for layperson-friendly explanations.**


Don't Panic!
NintendoSwitch - Nintendo Switch - News, Updates, & Information
5,940 / 1.5M
The central hub for news, updates, info, and discussion about the Nintendo Switch and Nintendo Switch games!
MMA - MMA: Mixed Martial Arts
5,931 / 903,254
A subreddit for all things Mixed Martial Arts.
Unexpected - Unexpected
5,906 / 2.4M
This subreddit is for unexpected twists in videos and gifs
natureismetal - Nature is Metal
5,870 / 1.3M
Badass pictures, gifs and videos of the awesome true brutality of nature
Games - Quality Gaming Content and Discussion -- /r/Games
5,805 / 2.0M
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.
gadgets - reddit gadget guide
5,803 / 16.1M
From Vintage gadgetry to the latest and greatest, /r/Gadgets is all about discussing, reviewing, and enjoying gadgets.
Kanye - Kanye West
5,695 / 339,852
Dedicated to Kanye West.
combinedgifs - gif+gif
5,588 / 583,322
A subreddit for gifs put together in a relevant manner.
PewdiepieSubmissions - 🚨SUB GAP: 3574🚨
5,470 / 2.4M
/r/PewDiePieSubmissions is a subreddit for Swedish YouTuber Felix Kjellberg, AKA PewDiePie.
Subscribe to PewDiePie!
2007scape - Old School RuneScape!
5,426 / 423,755
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.
insaneparents - insaneparents
5,410 / 748,119
Post those insane parents you see in the news and on social media here. The flat-earthers, the anti-vaxxers, the crazy guy in a car chase with his son, etc.
SquaredCircle - r/SquaredCircle
5,346 / 444,888
thanosdidnothingwrong - ThanosDidNothingWrong
5,213 / 686,635
Perfectly balanced, as all things should be
trashy - All things Trashy!
5,165 / 1.7M
Trashy stories, trashy glamour, all things fake, plastic, and downright trashy, low-class, no-class, white trash, bimbos, and damn proud.
RoastMe - the thicker the skin, the better the roast
5,163 / 1.7M
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!
ShitPostCrusaders - JoJo's Bizarre Adventure Shit Posts
5,104 / 393,653
24/7 JoJo's Bizarre Adventure Shit Posts
halo - Reddit Halo
5,097 / 356,725
Reddit's home for all things Halo
OutOfTheLoop - What's everyone on about?
4,956 / 1.6M
A subreddit to help you keep up to date with what's going on with reddit and other stuff.
LiverpoolFC - Liverpool FC: You'll Never Walk Alone
4,934 / 203,675
A subreddit for news and discussion of Liverpool FC, a football club playing in the English Premier League. Liverpool are one of the most decorated football clubs in all of world football.
classicwow - Classic WoW
4,874 / 407,610
A community for Classic World of Warcraft fans.
hmmm - Internet as an art
4,837 / 1.4M
Internet as an art