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: 2020-01-25, by Active Users
Active Users / Subscribers
AskReddit - Ask Reddit...
111,671 / 26.1M
/r/AskReddit is the place to ask and answer thought-provoking questions.
wallpapers - Wallpapers
36,487 / 554,439
Work-safe wallpapers from all over!
videos - /r/videos
33,435 / 22.0M
The best place for video content of all kinds.

Please read the sidebar below for our rules.
worldnews - World News
32,542 / 23.0M
A place for major news from around the world, excluding US-internal news.
EarthPorn - EarthPorn: Amazing images of light and landscape
32,325 / 19.2M
EarthPorn is your community of landscape photographers and those who appreciate the natural beauty of our home planet.
news - All news, US and international.
27,262 / 19.7M
/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.
memes - /r/Memes the original since 2008
26,100 / 8.0M

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.
AmItheAsshole - Am I the Asshole?
24,791 / 1.7M
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.
funny - funny
20,438 / 28.3M
Welcome to r/Funny: reddit's largest humour depository
DunderMifflin - People Person's Paper People
19,988 / 1.3M
Why watch many show when one show do trick?
19,141 / 1.6M
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.
leagueoflegends - League of Legends
18,952 / 3.7M
This is a subreddit devoted to League of Legends.
gaming - r/gaming
18,531 / 24.9M
A subreddit for (almost) anything related to games - video games, board games, card games, etc. (but not sports).
politics - Politics
17,772 / 5.7M
/r/Politics is for news and discussion about U.S. politics.
insaneparents - insaneparents
16,613 / 853,600
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.
movies - Movie News and Discussion
16,606 / 22.2M
News & Discussion about Major Motion Pictures
aww - A subreddit for cute and cuddly pictures
16,333 / 23.2M
Things that make you go AWW! Like puppies, bunnies, babies, and so on...

A place for really cute pictures and videos!
soccer - The back page of the internet
16,062 / 1.8M
The football subreddit.

News, results and discussion about the beautiful game.
Jokes - Jokes: Get Your Funny On!
15,822 / 17.7M
The funniest sub on reddit. Hundreds of jokes posted each day, and some of them aren't even reposts!
Showerthoughts - Showerthoughts
14,577 / 19.2M
A subreddit for sharing those miniature epiphanies you have that highlight the oddities within the familiar.
science - Science
14,497 / 23.2M
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
14,267 / 1.7M
A subreddit dedicated to people freaking out, melting down, losing their cool, or being weird in public.
dankmemes - Dank Memes
14,077 / 3.3M
A Place to Post the Dankest Memes
gifs - .gifs - funny, animated gifs for your viewing pleasure
13,900 / 19.5M
Funny, animated gifs - your favorite computer file type!

Officially pronounced with a hard "J"
hiphopheads - /r/HipHopHeads on Reddit
13,524 / 1.9M
Everything hip-hop! The latest mixtapes, videos, news, and anything else hip-hop related from your favorite artists.
tifu - Today I Fucked Up
13,401 / 15.2M

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.
OutOfTheLoop - What's everyone on about?
13,340 / 1.6M
A subreddit to help you keep up to date with what's going on with reddit and other stuff.
space - /r/space: news, articles, images, videos, and discussion
12,319 / 16.3M
Share & discuss informative content on:

* Astrophysics
* Cosmology
* Space Exploration
* Planetary Science
* Astrobiology
nba - NBA
12,239 / 3.0M
All things NBA basketball.
todayilearned - Today I Learned (TIL)
11,628 / 22.1M
You learn something new every day; what did you learn today?
Submit interesting and specific facts about something that you just found out here.
teenagers - r/teenagers: share your mind, share your memes
11,578 / 1.7M
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!
trashy - All things Trashy!
11,411 / 1.8M
Trashy stories, trashy glamour, all things fake, plastic, and downright trashy, low-class, no-class, white trash, bimbos, and damn proud.
pics - Reddit Pics
11,282 / 23.7M
A place to share photographs and pictures.
explainlikeimfive - Explain Like I'm Five | Don't Panic!
10,396 / 17.5M
**Explain Like I'm Five is the best forum and archive on the internet for layperson-friendly explanations.**


Don't Panic!
nottheonion - Sadly, this is not the Onion.
10,212 / 16.3M
For true stories that are so mind-blowingly ridiculous that you could have sworn they were from The Onion.
pcmasterrace - PC Master Race - Spearheading the Second Golden Age of PC Gaming
10,205 / 3.2M
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.
WatchPeopleDieInside - Watch People Die Inside
10,014 / 1.8M
People dying - but on the inside.
BlackPeopleTwitter - Black Twitter
10,001 / 4.1M
Black people being hilarious on social media
Whatcouldgowrong - What Could Possibly Go Wrong?
9,903 / 2.9M
What Could Possibly Go Wrong?

The best place to learn what NOT to do.
interestingasfuck - Interesting As Fuck
9,049 / 4.8M
For almost anything you find interestingasfuck
unpopularopinion - For Your Opinions That Are Unpopular
8,606 / 966,027
Got a burning unpopular opinion you want to share? Spark some discussions!
anime - Animes ja nai, anime da.
8,336 / 1.3M
Reddit's premier anime community.
NoStupidQuestions - No such thing as stupid questions
8,299 / 1.4M
Ask away!
gifsthatkeepongiving - Gifs That Keep On Giving
8,281 / 940,838
For those specific gifs that just keeps on giving
ChoosingBeggars - Beggars can't be choosers!
8,278 / 1.7M
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:
Futurology - Future(s) Studies
8,205 / 14.4M
Welcome to r/Futurology, a subreddit devoted to the field of Future(s) Studies and speculation about the development of humanity, technology, and civilization.
SquaredCircle - r/SquaredCircle
8,195 / 453,417
Unexpected - Unexpected
8,125 / 2.5M
This subreddit is for unexpected twists in videos and gifs
Bitcoin - Bitcoin - The Currency of the Internet
7,993 / 1.3M
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.
StarWars - Star Wars - A long time ago, in a galaxy far, far, away...
7,970 / 1.4M
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.
television - Television Discussion and News
7,945 / 16.0M
relationship_advice - Relationship Advice
7,841 / 2.5M
Need help with your relationship? Whether it's romance, friendship, family, co-workers, or basic human interaction: we're here to help!
nextfuckinglevel - ⬆ Next Fucking Level ⬆
7,825 / 1.7M
A subreddit for Gifs and Videos that show some next level shit. Next Fucking Level!
Minecraft - Minecraft on reddit
7,817 / 2.4M
Minecraft community on reddit.
LivestreamFail - r/LivestreamFail: Livestream wins, fails, and everything in between
7,811 / 719,931
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.
wallstreetbets - wallstreetbets
7,738 / 800,065
It's like Bloomberg found a 4chan terminal
7,644 / 16.9M
All things related to doing, building, fixing things on your own.
Music - /r/Music
7,561 / 22.2M
The musical community of reddit
food - food
7,487 / 17.6M
Cooking, restaurants, recipes, food network, foodies, talk about it here!
GlobalOffensive - Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
7,404 / 981,897
/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.
wholesomememes - Internet for the Spirit
7,378 / 6.1M
Welcome to the wholesome side of the internet! This community is for those searching for a way to capture virtue on the internet.
MadeMeSmile - MadeMeSmile
7,261 / 1.6M
A place to post things that made you smile or brightened up your day. A generally uplifting subreddit.
insanepeoplefacebook - Insane People on Facebook
7,191 / 1.5M
Do you have any insane people on your social media feeds? Post screenshots here!
TwoXChromosomes - You are the community. You have all the power of the internet to mold it..
7,183 / 12.6M
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.
technology - Technology
7,066 / 8.5M
For all things technology.
PrequelMemes - PrequelMemes - Memes of the Star Wars Prequels
7,033 / 1.2M
Memes of the Star Wars prequels
oddlysatisfying - Oddly Satisfying
6,885 / 3.9M
For those little things that are inexplicably satisfying.
OldSchoolCool - OldSchoolCool: History's cool kids, looking fantastic
6,818 / 14.3M

**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.
Games - Quality Gaming Content and Discussion -- /r/Games
6,674 / 2.1M
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.
pokemon - Pokémon: Gotta Catch ’Em All!
6,615 / 2.2M
/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!
spaceporn - SpacePorn
6,527 / 954,144
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.
GetMotivated - Get Motivated!
6,344 / 15.6M
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.
waterniggas - waterniggas
6,333 / 345,917
All started here:

Water niggas only
askscience - AskScience: Got Questions? Get Answers.
6,131 / 18.5M
Ask a science question, get a science answer.
NatureIsFuckingLit - 🔥 Nature Is Fucking Lit
6,067 / 3.2M
We are here to appreciate the awesome majesty and incredibly cool aspects of nature. 🔥
SandersForPresident - SandersForPresident
6,054 / 382,817
A hub for activists supporting Bernie Sanders's platform and run for president.
wow - World of Warcraft
6,033 / 1.3M
World of Warcraft on Reddit!
modernwarfare - Call of Duty: Modern Warfare | Reddit
6,024 / 532,431
/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.
me_irl - selfies of the soul
5,995 / 3.3M
selfies of the soul
Cringetopia - Cringetopia
5,940 / 608,124
"In this moment, I am euphoric. Not because of any phony god's blessing. But because, I am enlightened by my intelligence."
BeAmazed - I bet you will Be Amazed !
5,877 / 1.7M
UpliftingNews - Uplifting News
5,824 / 15.4M
A place to read and share positive and uplifting, feel good news stories.
legaladvice - Legal Advice ~ A place to get simple legal advice*
5,823 / 1.1M
A place to ask simple legal questions, and to have legal concepts explained.
DotA2 - Dota 2 on Reddit
5,784 / 640,901
Dota 2
nfl - NFL: National Football League Discussion
5,777 / 1.8M
NFL: National Football League News & Discussion
apexlegends - Apex Legends
5,689 / 842,237
Official Developer-supported, community-run subreddit for the Free-to-Play Battle Royale game Apex Legends from Respawn Entertainment
Wellthatsucks - Well... That sucks...
5,572 / 1.9M
For everything that happens in everyday life that makes you say "well, that sucks"
FortNiteBR - Fortnite: Battle Royale
5,529 / 1.2M
The developer supported, community run subreddit dedicated to the Fortnite: Battle Royale game mode by Epic Games.
mildlyinteresting - For photos that are, you know, mildly interesting
5,498 / 17.0M
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.
WhitePeopleTwitter - White People Twitter
5,463 / 1.5M
White people tweeting stuff.
HistoryMemes - Historical Memes and Jokes
5,241 / 1.3M
Historical Memes and Jokes go here.

Our [Discord Server](
pathofexile - Path of Exile
5,240 / 318,370
A subreddit dedicated to the action RPG game Path of Exile, made by Grinding Gear Games.
whatisthisthing - For the identification of mysterious... things
5,218 / 1.4M
If you have something and you don't know what it is, this is the place for you to search for an answer.
Twitch - /r/Twitch
5,189 / 616,577
/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!
UnethicalLifeProTips - Unethical Life Pro Tips
5,107 / 1.0M
An Unethical Life Pro Tip (or ULPT) is a tip that improves your life in a meaningful way, perhaps at the expense of others and/or with questionable legality. Due to their nature, do not actually follow any of these tips–they're just for fun. Share your best tips you've picked up throughout your life, and learn from others!
5,045 / 329,902
* The front page of EA Sports FIFA.
IAmA - I Am A, where the mundane becomes fascinating and the outrageous suddenly seems normal.
5,020 / 19.7M
iamatotalpieceofshit - People who actively act like a piece of shit
5,000 / 871,398
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.
Art - Art
4,935 / 16.9M
This is a subreddit about art.

We do not support the reddit redesign. It is horrible and the admins have ignored our feedback. Please do not use it. Go to your preferences and enable old reddit as your default experience.

books - So many books, so little time
4,905 / 17.5M
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.