/r/painting metrics (Painting)

Welcome to /r/Painting!
Functioning like an artist cooperative gallery, this is the place where beginning to advanced painters display their work in an ongoing group discussion. Artists who post their work are strongly encouraged to interact with their fellow subscribers and be prepared to discuss their concept, process & technique.




Milestone Date Note
May 8, 2022 /r/painting hits 400K subscribers
Sep 28, 2021 /r/painting hits 300K subscribers
Apr 22, 2020 /r/painting hits 200K subscribers
Jul 13, 2019 /r/painting hits 100K subscribers
Jan 10, 2018 /r/painting is trending
Trend thread
Dec 21, 2017 /r/painting hits 40K subscribers
May 24, 2017 /r/painting hits 30K subscribers
Feb 4, 2016 /r/painting hits 20K subscribers
Apr 17, 2014 /r/painting hits 10K subscribers
May 19, 2013 /r/painting hits 5K subscribers
Nov 30, 2012 /r/painting enters TOP 5K subreddits
Oct 30, 2012 /r/painting had 1K subscribers when we started tracking
Jun 12, 2008 /r/painting is born
Total Subscribers


Subreddit Rank


Average Subscriber Growth

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

Weekly Avg. 1,511
Monthly Avg. 1,541
Yearly Avg. 419
Average Active Users

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

Weekly Avg. 168
Monthly Avg. 152
Active Users/Subscriber 0.00071
Users By Time Of Day

Subreddit Growth

How /r/painting growth compares with growth of 3,491,915 other subreddits.

No. 329 Fastest growing yesterday
No. 326 Fastest growing last 7 days
No. 342 Fastest growing last 30 days
No. 508 Fastest growing last 90 days




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