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: 2019-08-17, by Active Users
Active Users / Subscribers
AskReddit - Ask Reddit...
125,004 / 24.0M
/r/AskReddit is the place to ask and answer thought-provoking questions.
funny - funny
36,350 / 25.9M
Welcome to r/Funny: reddit's largest humour depository
news - All news, US and international.
26,717 / 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.
soccer - The back page of the internet
25,692 / 1.6M
The football subreddit.

News, results and discussion about the beautiful game.
AmItheAsshole - Am I the Asshole?
25,602 / 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.
videos - /r/videos
25,440 / 21.1M
The best place for video content of all kinds.

Please read the sidebar below for our rules.
EarthPorn - EarthPorn: Amazing images of light and landscape
25,071 / 18.4M
EarthPorn is your community of landscape photographers and those who appreciate the natural beauty of our home planet.
politics - Politics
24,724 / 5.3M
/r/Politics is for news and discussion about U.S. politics.
pics - Reddit Pics
24,072 / 22.6M
A place to share photographs and pictures.
aww - A subreddit for cute and cuddly pictures
23,550 / 21.6M
Things that make you go AWW! Like puppies, bunnies, babies, and so on...

A place for really cute pictures and videos!
PublicFreakout - /r/PublicFreakout
21,230 / 1.2M
A subreddit dedicated to people freaking out, melting down, losing their cool, or being weird in public.
Jokes - Jokes: Get Your Funny On!
18,702 / 17.0M
The funniest sub on reddit. Hundreds of jokes posted each day, and some of them aren't even reposts!
worldnews - World News
18,664 / 21.9M
A place for major news from around the world, excluding US-internal news.
wallpapers - Wallpapers
17,270 / 529,312
Work-safe wallpapers from all over!
interestingasfuck - Interesting As Fuck
16,418 / 4.1M
For almost anything you find interestingasfuck
gaming - r/gaming
15,502 / 23.3M
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
14,945 / 5.9M

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.
hiphopheads - /r/HipHopHeads on Reddit
14,693 / 1.8M
Everything hip-hop! The latest mixtapes, videos, news, and anything else hip-hop related from your favorite artists.
dankmemes - Dank Memes
14,609 / 2.7M
A Place to Post the Dankest Memes
Damnthatsinteresting - Damn, that's interesting!
14,490 / 1.8M
For things that are amazing, interesting, and incredible!
todayilearned - Today I Learned (TIL)
14,463 / 21.3M
You learn something new every day; what did you learn today?
Submit interesting and specific facts about something that you just found out here.
leagueoflegends - League of Legends
14,088 / 3.3M
This is a subreddit devoted to League of Legends.
nba - NBA
14,047 / 2.6M
All things NBA basketball.
Showerthoughts - Showerthoughts
13,608 / 18.2M
A subreddit for sharing those miniature epiphanies you have that highlight the oddities within the familiar.
relationship_advice - Relationship Advice
13,597 / 1.9M
Need help with your relationship? Whether it's romance, friendship, family, co-workers, or basic human interaction: we're here to help!
trashy - All things Trashy!
13,422 / 1.5M
Trashy stories, trashy glamour, all things fake, plastic, and downright trashy, low-class, no-class, white trash, bimbos, and damn proud.
Minecraft - Minecraft on reddit
13,397 / 1.7M
Minecraft community on reddit.
teenagers - r/teenagers: share your mind, share your memes
13,082 / 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!
science - Science
11,654 / 22.1M
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.
WatchPeopleDieInside - Watch People Die Inside
10,892 / 1.3M
People dying - but on the inside.
movies - Movie News and Discussion
10,889 / 21.3M
News & Discussion about Major Motion Pictures
IAmA - I Am A, where the mundane becomes fascinating and the outrageous suddenly seems normal.
10,643 / 19.3M
Unexpected - Unexpected
10,581 / 2.2M
This subreddit is for unexpected twists in videos and gifs
tifu - Today I Fucked Up
9,639 / 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.
DotA2 - Dota 2 on Reddit
9,637 / 580,850
Dota 2
9,259 / 5.8M
Things that make you say "What the F*ck".

LivestreamFail - r/LivestreamFail: Livestream wins, fails, and everything in between
9,195 / 571,573
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.
ChoosingBeggars - Beggars can't be choosers!
9,058 / 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:
iamatotalpieceofshit - People who actively act like a piece of shit
8,646 / 681,851
A place to post social media screenshots or gifs of people acting like a piece of shit. The worst of the worst, people who you wouldn't wish on your worst enemy.
mildlyinteresting - For photos that are, you know, mildly interesting
8,599 / 16.3M
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.
explainlikeimfive - Explain Like I'm Five | Don't Panic!
8,291 / 17.0M
**Explain Like I'm Five is the best forum and archive on the internet for layperson-friendly explanations.**


Don't Panic!
PewdiepieSubmissions - 🚨SUB GAP: 3574🚨
8,258 / 2.0M
/r/PewDiePieSubmissions is a subreddit for Swedish YouTuber Felix Kjellberg, AKA PewDiePie.
Subscribe to PewDiePie!
gifs - .gifs - funny, animated gifs for your viewing pleasure
8,166 / 18.9M
Funny, animated gifs - your favorite computer file type!

Officially pronounced with a hard "J"
NatureIsFuckingLit - 🔥 Nature Is Fucking Lit
8,131 / 2.6M
We are here to appreciate the awesome majesty and incredibly cool aspects of nature. 🔥
BlackPeopleTwitter - Black Twitter
8,111 / 3.5M
Black people being hilarious on social media
KidsAreFuckingStupid - Look how stupid these kids are
7,689 / 1.2M
Just look at some of these kids, how can they be so dumb? Like what, you seriously can't hula hoop? Jesus christ. And babies know literally nothing. God damn kids are so dumb.
apexlegends - Apex Legends
7,641 / 784,365
Official Developer-supported, community-run subreddit for the Free-to-Play Battle Royale game Apex Legends from Respawn Entertainment
7,342 / 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.
classicwow - Classic WoW
7,192 / 188,511
A community for Classic World of Warcraft fans.
me_irl - selfies of the soul
7,010 / 2.7M
selfies of the soul
MaliciousCompliance - Malicious Compliance
6,846 / 843,125
People conforming to the letter, but not the spirit, of a request.
anime - Animes ja nai, anime da.
6,743 / 1.1M
Reddit's premier anime community.
nfl - NFL: National Football League Discussion
6,529 / 1.4M
NFL: National Football League News & Discussion
Whatcouldgowrong - What Could Possibly Go Wrong?
6,436 / 2.4M
What Could Possibly Go Wrong?

The best place to learn what NOT to do.
waterniggas - waterniggas
6,333 / 345,917
All started here:

Water niggas only
MMA - MMA: Mixed Martial Arts
6,312 / 815,718
A subreddit for all things Mixed Martial Arts.
nextfuckinglevel - ⬆ Next Fucking Level ⬆
6,085 / 867,801
A subreddit for Gifs and Videos that show some next level shit. Next Fucking Level!
FortNiteBR - Fortnite: Battle Royale
5,978 / 1.1M
The developer supported, community run subreddit dedicated to the Fortnite: Battle Royale game mode by Epic Games.
nottheonion - Sadly, this is not the Onion.
5,946 / 15.6M
For true stories that are so mind-blowingly ridiculous that you could have sworn they were from The Onion.
NoMansSkyTheGame - No Man's Sky | Reddit
5,941 / 257,970
The unofficial subreddit for the discussion of No Man's Sky, a fantasy science-fiction game set in an infinite, procedurally-generated universe.
Wellthatsucks - Well... That sucks...
5,912 / 1.6M
For everything that happens in everyday life that makes you say "well, that sucks"
SquaredCircle - r/SquaredCircle
5,752 / 421,332
Overwatch - Overwatch
5,737 / 2.5M
Subreddit for all things Overwatch™, the team-based shooter from Blizzard Entertainment.
Tinder - Everything about Tinder
5,734 / 2.6M
A community for discussing the online dating app Tinder. Sharing conversations, reviewing profiles and more.
NoStupidQuestions - No such thing as stupid questions
5,729 / 1.2M
Ask away!
HumansBeingBros - Humans just being bros
5,704 / 1.4M
A place for sharing videos, gifs, and images of people being total bros.
UpliftingNews - Uplifting News
5,699 / 14.9M
A place to read and share positive and uplifting, feel good news stories.
television - Television Discussion and News
5,688 / 15.7M
quityourbullshit - Quit Your Bullshit!
5,573 / 1.2M
A subreddit for stories, pictures or videos of people *calling* bullshit. Possibly with proof.
natureismetal - Nature is Metal
5,520 / 1.1M
Badass pictures, gifs and videos of the awesome true brutality of nature
askscience - AskScience: Got Questions? Get Answers.
5,493 / 18.0M
Ask a science question, get a science answer.
insaneparents - insaneparents
5,480 / 409,983
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.
entitledparents - Entitled Parents
5,479 / 766,961
/r/entitledparents is a place you can put all those wonderful stories of moms or dads thinking that because they have kids they are entitled to everything. Stories about spoiled children with their entitled parent(s) are also welcome.
GetMotivated - Get Motivated!
5,399 / 15.0M
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.
BeAmazed - I bet you will Be Amazed !
5,392 / 1.5M
starterpacks - Starterpacks
5,161 / 1.0M
The worlds biggest starterpack resource.
Games - Quality Gaming Content and Discussion -- /r/Games
5,134 / 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.
Awwducational - Awwducational
5,116 / 1.1M
Aww + Educational = Awwducational! Educational information about animals with cute pictures!
assholedesign - When Assholes Design Things
5,109 / 1.1M
Because nothing comes before profit, especially not the consumer.
MovieDetails - MovieDetails
4,899 / 1.2M
MovieDetails: Interesting and unnoticed details that appear in movies.
nevertellmetheodds - Nearly Impossible Odds
4,805 / 1.3M
Nearly impossible feats of achievement, those with great degree of difficulty or incredible odds.
legaladvice - Legal Advice ~ A place to get simple legal advice*
4,803 / 918,780
A place to ask simple legal questions, and to have legal concepts explained.
GlobalOffensive - Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
4,754 / 899,255
/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.
RoastMe - the thicker the skin, the better the roast
4,706 / 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!
OldSchoolCool - OldSchoolCool: History's cool kids, looking fantastic
4,497 / 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.
MurderedByWords - Murdered By Words
4,452 / 1.3M
A place for well-constructed put-downs, comebacks, and counter-arguments.

technology - Technology
4,438 / 8.1M
For all things technology.
fantasyfootball - /r/fantasyfootball - Good For Your Season
4,432 / 428,439
/r/fantasyfootball - Good For Your Season
4,398 / 1.7M
conspiracy - conspiracy
4,367 / 950,401
**The conspiracy subreddit is a thinking ground. Above all else, we respect everyone's opinions and ALL religious beliefs and creeds. We hope to challenge issues which have captured the public’s imagination, from JFK and UFOs to 9/11. This is a forum for free thinking, not hate speech. Respect other views and opinions, and keep an open mind.**

**Our intentions are aimed towards a fairer, more transparent world and a better future for everyone.**
wholesomememes - Internet for the Spirit
4,344 / 5.1M
Welcome to the wholesome side of the internet! This community is for those searching for a way to capture virtue on the internet.
freefolk - Freefolk
4,255 / 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.**
TwoXChromosomes - You are the community. You have all the power of the internet to mold it..
4,187 / 12.4M
Welcome to TwoXChromosomes, a subreddit for both serious and silly content, and intended for women's perspectives.

We are a welcoming subreddit and support the rights of all genders.

Posts are moderated for respect, equanimity, grace, and relevance.
JusticeServed - Justice will be served.
4,170 / 941,083
Bitcoin - Bitcoin - The Currency of the Internet
4,157 / 1.1M
A community dedicated to Bitcoin, the currency of the Internet. Bitcoin is a distributed, worldwide, decentralized digital money. Bitcoins are issued and managed without any central authority whatsoever: there is no government, company, or bank in charge of Bitcoin. You might be interested in Bitcoin if you like cryptography, distributed peer-to-peer systems, or economics. A large percentage of Bitcoin enthusiasts are libertarians, though people of all political philosophies are welcome.
oddlysatisfying - Oddly Satisfying
4,098 / 3.3M
For those little things that are inexplicably satisfying.
sports - redditsports
4,091 / 15.9M
The central hub for sports on reddit.
insanepeoplefacebook - Insane People on Facebook
4,085 / 1.3M
Do you have any insane people on your social media feeds? Post screenshots here!
IdiotsInCars - Idiots In Cars
3,965 / 1.1M
When idiots get behind the wheel of an automobile, shit gets funny.
therewasanattempt - There was an attempt..
3,933 / 1.2M
For all the attempts in life