As of September 2018, there were 892 million comments for the year so far, spread out over 355,939 subreddits. Here’s how it got to this point, and “what the internet has been talking about” during the past 12 years.
Growth of Subreddits
The Guardian analyzes 70m comments, unearthing online abuse
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Download data for 1.7 billion Reddit comments
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Flowchart: Should you argue on the Internet?
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A close look at troll comments versus real ones
There’s something very strange about the anonymity of the Web that brings out…