Reddit is unlike any other social media platform by a long way. It has great potential for campaigning because you can easily escape the echo chamber and reach new audiences — but there are many pitfalls that are often fallen into.

What is Reddit?

Reddit is an unusual Social Media platform

On Reddit, you don’t follow users, but instead join Subreddits, (often large) communities of users interested in the same thing eg

Each Subreddit has it’s own rules, moderators and culture

On Reddit, You aren’t just shown random posts — there are three main feeds. Users tend to switch between these feeds

Joe Brindle

I am an 18-year-old digital campaigner and web designer. I work to use the power of the internet to help progressive causes —

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