/r/photography metrics (Photography)

/r/photography is a place to politely discuss the tools, technique and culture of photography. This is not a good place to simply share cool photos/videos or promote your own work and projects, but rather a place to discuss photography as an art and post things that would be of interest to other photographers.


Milestone Date Note
Oct 4, 2021 /r/photography is trending Trend thread
Jul 27, 2021 /r/photography is trending Trend thread
Apr 8, 2021 /r/photography hits 4 Million subscribers
Mar 13, 2021 /r/photography is trending Trend thread
Sep 7, 2020 /r/photography hits 3 Million subscribers
Oct 12, 2019 /r/photography hits 2 Million subscribers
Jul 13, 2019 /r/photography hits 1 Million subscribers
Feb 18, 2018 /r/photography hits 500K subscribers
Jan 10, 2018 /r/photography is trending Trend thread
Nov 7, 2017 /r/photography is trending Trend thread
Oct 4, 2017 /r/photography hits 400K subscribers
Sep 6, 2017 /r/photography is trending Trend thread
Aug 21, 2016 /r/photography hits 300K subscribers
Oct 2, 2014 /r/photography hits 200K subscribers
Nov 30, 2012 /r/photography enters TOP 100 subreddits
Nov 26, 2012 /r/photography hits 100K subscribers
Oct 30, 2012 /r/photography had 90K subscribers when we started tracking
Jan 25, 2008 /r/photography is born
Total Subscribers


Subreddit Rank


Average Subscriber Growth
Average daily subscriber growth for the past week, month, and year for /r/photography.
Weekly Avg.1,787
Monthly Avg.1,806
Yearly Avg.1,709
Average Active Users
The average active users (polled every 2 hours) for the past week and month for /r/photography.
Weekly Avg.454
Monthly Avg.420
Active Users/Subscriber9.0E-5
Users By Time Of Day

Subreddit Growth
How /r/photography growth compares with growth of 3,224,078 other subreddits.
No. 216Fastest growing yesterday
No. 188Fastest growing last 7 days
No. 174Fastest growing last 30 days
No. 166Fastest growing last 90 days




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