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: 2019-05-23, by Active Users
Active Users / Subscribers
AskReddit - Ask Reddit...
71,960 / 22.9M
/r/AskReddit is the place to ask and answer thought-provoking questions.
funny - funny
50,289 / 24.6M
Welcome to r/Funny: reddit's largest humour depository
nba - NBA
48,469 / 2.3M
All things NBA basketball.
aww - A subreddit for cute and cuddly pictures
42,544 / 20.7M
Things that make you go AWW! Like puppies, bunnies, babies, and so on...

A place for really cute pictures and videos!
politics - Politics
39,828 / 5.1M
/r/Politics is for news and discussion about U.S. politics.
pics - Reddit Pics
34,532 / 21.9M
A place to share photographs and pictures.
videos - /r/videos
30,815 / 20.5M
The best place for video content of all kinds.

Please read the sidebar below for our rules.
wallpapers - Wallpapers
28,870 / 516,601
Work-safe wallpapers from all over!
EarthPorn - EarthPorn: Amazing images of light and landscape
25,934 / 17.9M
EarthPorn is your community of landscape photographers and those who appreciate the natural beauty of our home planet.
worldnews - World News
24,920 / 21.3M
A place for major news from around the world, excluding US-internal news.
freefolk - Freefolk
20,765 / 985,617
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.**
todayilearned - Today I Learned (TIL)
20,227 / 20.9M
You learn something new every day; what did you learn today?
Submit interesting and specific facts about something that you just found out here.
memes - /r/Memes the original since 2008
20,074 / 4.7M

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.
Showerthoughts - Showerthoughts
17,722 / 17.5M
A subreddit for sharing those miniature epiphanies you have that highlight the oddities within the familiar.
dankmemes - Dank Memes
17,589 / 2.3M
A Place to Post the Dankest Memes
mildlyinteresting - For photos that are, you know, mildly interesting
17,551 / 15.9M
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.
gaming - r/gaming
17,405 / 22.2M
A subreddit for (almost) anything related to games - video games, board games, card games, etc. (but not sports).
gifs - .gifs - funny, animated gifs for your viewing pleasure
16,346 / 18.4M
Funny, animated gifs - your favorite computer file type!

Officially pronounced with a hard "J"
leagueoflegends - League of Legends
14,779 / 3.0M
This is a subreddit devoted to League of Legends.
BlackPeopleTwitter - Black Twitter
14,359 / 3.2M
Black people being hilarious on social media
hiphopheads - /r/HipHopHeads on Reddit
14,204 / 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!
13,528 / 16.4M
The funniest sub on reddit. Hundreds of jokes posted each day, and some of them aren't even reposts!
movies - Movie News and Discussion
12,899 / 20.6M
News & Discussion about Major Motion Pictures
Damnthatsinteresting - Damn, that's interesting!
11,217 / 1.6M
For things that are amazing, interesting, and incredible!
tifu - Today I Fucked Up
11,137 / 14.4M

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.
ChoosingBeggars - Beggars can't be choosers!
11,098 / 1.2M
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:
AmItheAsshole - Am I the Asshole?
10,553 / 802,863
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.
soccer - The back page of the internet
10,185 / 1.5M
The football subreddit.

News, results and discussion about the beautiful game.
PublicFreakout - /r/PublicFreakout
10,025 / 947,070
A subreddit dedicated to people freaking out, melting down, losing their cool, or being weird in public.
sports - redditsports
9,707 / 15.5M
The central hub for sports on reddit.
nfl - NFL: National Football League Discussion
9,681 / 1.3M
NFL: National Football League News & Discussion
news - All news, US and international.
9,593 / 18.3M
/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.
LivestreamFail - r/LivestreamFail: Livestream wins, fails, and everything in between
9,273 / 509,421
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.
asoiaf - A Song of Ice and Fire
9,223 / 666,868
News and discussions relating to George R. R. Martin's "A Song of Ice and Fire" novels, his Westeros-based short stories, "Game of Thrones" and all things ASOIAF - but with particular emphasis on the written series.
Unexpected - Unexpected
9,214 / 2.0M
This subreddit is for unexpected twists in videos and gifs
interestingasfuck - Interesting As Fuck
8,543 / 3.7M
For almost anything you find interestingasfuck
SquaredCircle - r/SquaredCircle
8,441 / 403,958
HistoryPorn - HistoryPorn: Historical photographs and pictures
7,919 / 1.3M
Exploring the past through historical photographs. Part of the SFW Porn Network.
wholesomememes - Internet for the Spirit
7,394 / 4.4M
Welcome to the wholesome side of the internet! This community is for those searching for a way to capture virtue on the internet.
7,382 / 1.1M
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.
FortNiteBR - Fortnite: Battle Royale
7,233 / 1.1M
The developer supported, community run subreddit dedicated to the Fortnite: Battle Royale game mode by Epic Games.
science - Science
7,174 / 21.5M
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.
ffxiv - Final Fantasy X|V: Stormblood
7,082 / 242,254
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.
DotA2 - Dota 2 on Reddit
6,957 / 543,834
Dota 2
Games - Quality Gaming Content and Discussion -- /r/Games
6,908 / 1.8M
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.
legaladvice - Legal Advice ~ A place to get simple legal advice*
6,861 / 846,056
A place to ask simple legal questions, and to have legal concepts explained.
MovieDetails - MovieDetails
6,793 / 1.1M
MovieDetails: Interesting and unnoticed details that appear in movies.
MurderedByWords - Murdered By Words
6,763 / 1.1M
A place for well-constructed put-downs, comebacks, and counter-arguments.

nottheonion - Sadly, this is not the Onion.
6,745 / 15.2M
For true stories that are so mind-blowingly ridiculous that you could have sworn they were from The Onion.
NintendoSwitch - Nintendo Switch - News, Updates, & Information
6,702 / 1.1M
The central hub for news, updates, info, and discussion about the Nintendo Switch and Nintendo Switch games!
gameofthrones - Game of Thrones
6,624 / 2.3M
This is a place to enjoy and discuss the HBO series, book series ASOIAF, and GRRM works in general. It is a safe place regardless of where you are in the story. We have three main rules. Content must be relevant. Spoilers must have warning. Be legal and respectful to others.

Post spoiler tags are: [No Spoilers], [Spoilers], or [Leaks]

Posts outside the content scope are removed. Redditors unable to follow the [sub's rules]( are banned.
facepalm - A gallery of inexplicable stupidity
6,376 / 2.5M
A subreddit for you to share the stupidity of people online and IRL. Post screenshots from forums, social media sites, or just real life.

***PLEASE*** read all of the sidebar before posting, thanks!
waterniggas - waterniggas
6,333 / 345,917
All started here:

Water niggas only
PewdiepieSubmissions - 🚨SUB GAP: 3574🚨
6,154 / 1.6M
/r/PewDiePieSubmissions is a subreddit for Swedish YouTuber Felix Kjellberg, AKA PewDiePie.
Subscribe to PewDiePie!
WatchPeopleDieInside - Watch People Die Inside
6,131 / 1.1M
People dying - but on the inside.
6,080 / 5.7M
Things that make you say "What the F*ck".

RoastMe - the thicker the skin, the better the roast
5,939 / 1.3M
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!
me_irl - selfies of the soul
5,890 / 2.3M
selfies of the soul
thisismylifenow - This is my life now
5,888 / 633,094
This is a subreddit with gifs or pics of people and animals accepting their uncommon situations.
Wellthatsucks - Well... That sucks...
5,828 / 1.4M
For everything that happens in everyday life that makes you say "well, that sucks"
Instagramreality - Read the rules before posting! if you have any questions feel free to message any of the mods.
5,795 / 386,009
Read the rules before posting!
UpliftingNews - Uplifting News
5,681 / 14.6M
A place to read and share positive and uplifting, feel good news stories.
DestinyTheGame - Destiny | Reddit
5,597 / 932,259
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.
HumansBeingBros - Humans just being bros
5,571 / 1.2M
A place for sharing videos, gifs, and images of people being total bros.
oddlysatisfying - Oddly Satisfying
5,558 / 3.0M
For those little things that are inexplicably satisfying.
TwoXChromosomes - You are the community. You have all the power of the internet to mold it..
5,545 / 12.3M
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.
relationship_advice - Relationship Advice
5,414 / 1.6M
Need help with your relationship? Whether it's romance, friendship, family, co-workers, or basic human interaction: we're here to help!
AdviceAnimals - Advice Animals
5,332 / 7.1M
Reddit's Gold Mine
MMA - MMA: Mixed Martial Arts
5,160 / 754,745
A subreddit for all things Mixed Martial Arts.
explainlikeimfive - Explain Like I'm Five | Don't Panic!
5,137 / 16.7M
**Explain Like I'm Five is the best forum and archive on the internet for layperson-friendly explanations.**


Don't Panic!
unpopularopinion - For Your Opinions That Are Unpopular
5,006 / 554,272
Got a burning unpopular opinion you want to share? Spark some discussions!
anime - Animes ja nai, anime da.
4,997 / 1.0M
Reddit's premier anime community.
pathofexile - Path of Exile
4,964 / 252,007
A subreddit dedicated to the action RPG game Path of Exile, made by Grinding Gear Games.
wow - World of Warcraft
4,961 / 1.0M
World of Warcraft on Reddit!
GlobalOffensive - Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
4,909 / 861,562
/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.
JusticeServed - Justice will be served.
4,849 / 815,046
teenagers - r/teenagers: share your mind, share your memes
4,842 / 1.2M
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!
Whatcouldgowrong - What Could Possibly Go Wrong?
4,831 / 2.1M
What Could Possibly Go Wrong?

The best place to learn what NOT to do.
Tinder - Everything about Tinder
4,752 / 2.2M
A community for discussing the online dating app Tinder. Sharing conversations, reviewing profiles and more.
trashy - All things Trashy!
4,742 / 1.3M
Trashy stories, trashy glamour, all things fake, plastic, and downright trashy, low-class, no-class, white trash, bimbos, and damn proud.
torontoraptors - Toronto Raptors: #WeTheNorth 🦖
4,681 / 132,029
A subreddit for Toronto Raptors fans!
Next game is Tuesday 8:00PM
thanosdidnothingwrong - ThanosDidNothingWrong
4,655 / 655,811
Perfectly balanced, as all things should be
classicwow - Classic WoW
4,548 / 111,013
A community for Classic World of Warcraft fans.
pcmasterrace - PC Master Race - Spearheading the Second Golden Age of PC Gaming
4,518 / 2.5M
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.
rupaulsdragrace - RuPaul’s Drag Race
4,453 / 258,670
Do you have what it takes? Only those with Charisma, Uniqueness, Nerve and Talent will make it to the top! Start your engines...and may the best **woman** *win*! Dedicated to everyone's favorite drag queen tv show.
technology - Technology
4,412 / 7.7M
For all things technology.
hockey - hockey: the best game on earth
4,389 / 752,571
hockey: the best game on earth
Rainbow6 - Rainbow 6
4,360 / 658,659
Welcome to the Rainbow 6 subreddit, a community for R6 fans to discuss Rainbow Six Siege and past favorites.
TIHI - Thanks, I hate it
4,346 / 305,270
Thanks, I hate it.
calvinandhobbes - Calvin and Hobbes Reddit
4,343 / 473,515
For everything about Calvin and Hobbes!

LifeProTips - Life Pro Tips
4,334 / 16.0M
Tips that improve your life in one way or another.
magicTCG - Magic: The Redditing
4,311 / 325,298
A place for sophisticated discussion of all things related to the Magic: The Gathering® (MTG or M:tG) trading card game (TCG or sometimes CCG for Collectible Card Game). We discuss tournament play, new cards, EDH/Commander, altered art, rules questions, card prices, etc.
space - /r/space: news, articles, images, videos, and discussion
4,279 / 15.4M
Share & discuss informative content on:

* Astrophysics
* Cosmology
* Space Exploration
* Planetary Science
* Astrobiology
insanepeoplefacebook - Insane People on Facebook
4,248 / 1.1M
Do you have any insane people on your social media feeds? Post screenshots here!
apexlegends - Apex Legends
4,220 / 755,554
Official Developer-supported, community-run subreddit for the Free-to-Play Battle Royale game Apex Legends from Respawn Entertainment
baseball - America's Pastime
4,211 / 931,467
The subreddit for the bat-and-ball sport played between two teams of nine players. America's Pastime.

**For the best user experience, we recommend disabling the Reddit redesign.**
NoStupidQuestions - No such thing as stupid questions
4,144 / 1.0M
Ask away!
entitledparents - Entitled Parents
4,113 / 588,405
/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.
IAmA - I Am A, where the mundane becomes fascinating and the outrageous suddenly seems normal.
4,080 / 19.1M
WhyWereTheyFilming - WhyWereTheyFilming
4,016 / 701,167
No, seriously, why?