/r/javascript metrics (𝚓𝚊𝚟𝚊𝚜𝚌𝚛𝚒𝚙𝚝)

All about the JavaScript programming language!




Milestone Date Note
Sep 7, 2020 /r/javascript hits 1 Million subscribers
Apr 22, 2020 /r/javascript hits 900K subscribers
Jan 26, 2020 /r/javascript hits 800K subscribers
Sep 30, 2019 /r/javascript hits 700K subscribers
Jul 13, 2019 /r/javascript hits 600K subscribers
Jan 27, 2018 /r/javascript hits 200K subscribers
Jan 10, 2018 /r/javascript is trending
Trend thread
Nov 7, 2017 /r/javascript is trending
Trend thread
Sep 17, 2017 /r/javascript is trending
Trend thread
Jan 19, 2017 /r/javascript hits 100K subscribers
Sep 2, 2016 /r/javascript hits 90K subscribers
Mar 27, 2016 /r/javascript hits 80K subscribers
Aug 5, 2015 /r/javascript hits 70K subscribers
Feb 13, 2015 /r/javascript hits 60K subscribers
Aug 12, 2014 /r/javascript hits 50K subscribers
Jan 16, 2014 /r/javascript hits 40K subscribers
May 3, 2013 /r/javascript hits 30K subscribers
Nov 30, 2012 /r/javascript enters TOP 400 subreddits
Oct 30, 2012 /r/javascript had 20K subscribers when we started tracking
Jan 25, 2008 /r/javascript is born
Total Subscribers


Subreddit Rank


Average Subscriber Growth

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

Weekly Avg. 1,613
Monthly Avg. 1,896
Yearly Avg. 1,382
Average Active Users

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

Weekly Avg. 687
Monthly Avg. 951
Active Users/Subscriber 0.00047
Users By Time Of Day


Subreddit Growth

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

No. 245 Fastest growing yesterday
No. 250 Fastest growing last 7 days
No. 204 Fastest growing last 30 days
No. 200 Fastest growing last 90 days




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