The Reddit logo is a line drawing of an alien nicknamed “Snoo” created by co-founder Alexis Ohanian.
Reddit is an American discussion website which collects social news from different social media sites which are then rated according to the content’s significance. It is known for having humorous and high quality content and discussions. Members share links, text posts and images organized by subjects into “subreddits” which are then up-voted or down-voted or commented on by other members. There is a wide range of subreddits available to fit each individual. Topics from the latest gadgets, current events, weather to fitness, food, pets, history you name it, you can find it on Reddit. One of its most famous feature is the “Ask Me Anything” or the AMA. It is where a well-known person or someone who has a unique or distressing life experience is put online for a certain amount of time to answer the Redditor’s queries.
Reddit is a website based in San Francisco, California. It was founded by Steve Huffman and Alexis Ohanian in 2005. It was acquired by Conde Nast Publications parent company, Advance Publications in 2011. As of August 2012, Reddit is an independent entity, although Advance Publications is still the major shareholder. As of 2017, Reddit is valued at $1.8 billion, with 542 million monthly page visitors.