/r/webdev metrics (webdev: reddit for web developers)

A community dedicated to all things web development: both front-end and back-end. For more design-related questions, try /r/web_design.




Milestone Date Note
Feb 19, 2022 /r/webdev is trending
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Nov 18, 2021 /r/webdev hits 1 Million subscribers
Sep 3, 2021 /r/webdev is trending
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Sep 2, 2021 /r/webdev is trending
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Jul 14, 2021 /r/webdev hits 900K subscribers
Apr 21, 2021 /r/webdev hits 800K subscribers
Apr 15, 2021 /r/webdev is trending
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Feb 1, 2021 /r/webdev hits 700K subscribers
Oct 20, 2020 /r/webdev hits 600K subscribers
Sep 7, 2020 /r/webdev hits 500K subscribers
Nov 20, 2019 /r/webdev hits 400K subscribers
Jul 13, 2019 /r/webdev hits 300K subscribers
Jan 10, 2018 /r/webdev is trending
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Nov 7, 2017 /r/webdev is trending
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Jun 21, 2017 /r/webdev is trending
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Sep 14, 2015 /r/webdev hits 100K subscribers
May 21, 2015 /r/webdev hits 90K subscribers
Feb 4, 2015 /r/webdev hits 80K subscribers
Oct 5, 2014 /r/webdev hits 70K subscribers
May 14, 2014 /r/webdev hits 60K subscribers
Dec 23, 2013 /r/webdev hits 50K subscribers
Jul 19, 2013 /r/webdev hits 40K subscribers
Jan 25, 2013 /r/webdev hits 30K subscribers
Nov 30, 2012 /r/webdev enters TOP 400 subreddits
Oct 30, 2012 /r/webdev had 20K subscribers when we started tracking
Jan 25, 2009 /r/webdev is born
Total Subscribers


Subreddit Rank


Average Subscriber Growth

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

Weekly Avg. 1,674
Monthly Avg. 1,421
Yearly Avg. 941
Average Active Users

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

Weekly Avg. 911
Monthly Avg. 988
Active Users/Subscriber 0.00065
Users By Time Of Day

Subreddit Growth

How /r/webdev growth compares with growth of 3,482,036 other subreddits.

No. 260 Fastest growing yesterday
No. 294 Fastest growing last 7 days
No. 376 Fastest growing last 30 days
No. 435 Fastest growing last 90 days




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