/r/compsci metrics (Computer Science: Theory and Application)

Computer Science Theory and Application. We share and discuss any content that computer scientists find interesting. People from all walks of life welcome, including hackers, hobbyists, professionals, and academics.




Milestone Date Note
Sep 7, 2020 /r/compsci hits 1 Million subscribers
Apr 17, 2020 /r/compsci hits 800K subscribers
Jan 5, 2020 /r/compsci hits 700K subscribers
Aug 22, 2019 /r/compsci hits 600K subscribers
Jul 13, 2019 /r/compsci hits 500K subscribers
Nov 7, 2017 /r/compsci is trending
Trend thread
Jul 24, 2016 /r/compsci hits 100K subscribers
Aug 27, 2015 /r/compsci hits 90K subscribers
Jan 28, 2015 /r/compsci hits 80K subscribers
Jun 18, 2014 /r/compsci hits 70K subscribers
Nov 14, 2013 /r/compsci hits 60K subscribers
Mar 28, 2013 /r/compsci hits 50K subscribers
Nov 30, 2012 /r/compsci enters TOP 300 subreddits
Oct 30, 2012 /r/compsci had 40K subscribers when we started tracking
Mar 23, 2008 /r/compsci is born
Total Subscribers


Subreddit Rank


Average Subscriber Growth

Average daily subscriber growth for the past week, month, and year for /r/compsci.

Weekly Avg. 1,858
Monthly Avg. 2,083
Yearly Avg. 1,405
Average Active Users

The average active users (polled every 2 hours) for the past week and month for /r/compsci.

Weekly Avg. 254
Monthly Avg. 573
Active Users/Subscriber 0.00019
Users By Time Of Day


Subreddit Growth

How /r/compsci growth compares with growth of 2,464,087 other subreddits.

No. 293 Fastest growing yesterday
No. 206 Fastest growing last 7 days
No. 171 Fastest growing last 30 days
No. 175 Fastest growing last 90 days




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