/r/writing metrics (Writing)

Discussions about the writing craft.




Milestone Date Note
Jan 9, 2020 /r/writing hits 1 Million subscribers
Oct 10, 2019 /r/writing hits 900K subscribers
Jul 13, 2019 /r/writing hits 800K subscribers
Jan 10, 2018 /r/writing is trending
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Nov 7, 2017 /r/writing is trending
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Oct 18, 2017 /r/writing hits 300K subscribers
May 14, 2017 /r/writing is trending
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May 10, 2017 /r/writing is trending
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Mar 24, 2017 /r/writing hits 200K subscribers
May 23, 2016 /r/writing is trending
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Nov 21, 2013 /r/writing hits 100K subscribers
Aug 26, 2013 /r/writing hits 90K subscribers
Aug 25, 2013 /r/writing is trending
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May 22, 2013 /r/writing hits 80K subscribers
Mar 8, 2013 /r/writing hits 70K subscribers
Dec 28, 2012 /r/writing hits 60K subscribers
Nov 30, 2012 /r/writing enters TOP 200 subreddits
Oct 30, 2012 /r/writing had 50K subscribers when we started tracking
Jan 25, 2008 /r/writing is born
Total Subscribers


Subreddit Rank


Average Subscriber Growth

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

Weekly Avg. 1,577
Monthly Avg. 1,833
Yearly Avg. 1,617
Average Active Users

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

Weekly Avg. 1,048
Monthly Avg. 1,029
Active Users/Subscriber 0.00055
Users By Time Of Day


Subreddit Growth

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

No. 306 Fastest growing yesterday
No. 265 Fastest growing last 7 days
No. 212 Fastest growing last 30 days
No. 208 Fastest growing last 90 days




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