/r/selfhosted metrics (Self-Hosted Alternatives to Popular Services)

A place to share alternatives to popular online services that can be self-hosted without giving up privacy or locking you into a service you don't control.
Mildly trending now! 229 new subscribers today, 141% trend scoreTrend thread


Milestone Date Note
Nov 24, 2020 /r/selfhosted hits 100K subscribers
Sep 7, 2020 /r/selfhosted hits 90K subscribers
Mar 1, 2020 /r/selfhosted hits 70K subscribers
Nov 23, 2019 /r/selfhosted hits 60K subscribers
Jul 13, 2019 /r/selfhosted hits 50K subscribers
Sep 6, 2017 /r/selfhosted hits 20K subscribers
Jun 8, 2017 /r/selfhosted is trending Trend thread
Aug 10, 2016 /r/selfhosted hits 10K subscribers
Apr 23, 2016 /r/selfhosted enters TOP 5K subreddits
Mar 10, 2016 /r/selfhosted hits 5K subscribers
Mar 9, 2016 /r/selfhosted is trending Trend thread
Aug 4, 2015 /r/selfhosted enters TOP 10K subreddits
Apr 22, 2015 /r/selfhosted hits 1K subscribers
Mar 19, 2015 /r/selfhosted hits 500 subscribers
Nov 25, 2014 /r/selfhosted hits 100 subscribers
Jul 8, 2014 /r/selfhosted is born
Total Subscribers


Subreddit Rank


Average Subscriber Growth
Average daily subscriber growth for the past week, month, and year for /r/selfhosted.
Weekly Avg.145
Monthly Avg.135
Yearly Avg.122
Average Active Users
The average active users (polled every 2 hours) for the past week and month for /r/selfhosted.
Weekly Avg.761
Monthly Avg.778
Active Users/Subscriber0.00633
Users By Time Of Day

Subreddit Growth
How /r/selfhosted growth compares with growth of 2,733,438 other subreddits.
No. 2,291,070Fastest growing yesterday
No. 3,166Fastest growing last 7 days
No. 3,747Fastest growing last 30 days
No. 3,625Fastest growing last 90 days




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