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A social news website based on the principle of user submitted content that gets to be voted by the community. Voting is used to rank the post and determine its position on the site's pages and front page.

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How is redit a news aggregator?

I read that redit is a news aggregator; if that’s the case does it support RSS feeds and can I add my own?
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Web browser on iPhone: How to see NSFW postings in a SFW subreddit without account?

I visit various subreddits where the whole subreddit is SFW, but a few individual postings can be NSFW. When I visit these subreddits on the iPhone not logged in Mobile Safari on iOS I do not see ...
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Is there a way to open all comments on a large thread without scrolling?

I already tried to change it in preferences. But I think Reddit changed the way it handles the number of comments displayed by default. Is this possible? I tried to do it through preferences. But It ...
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Why I can open Reddit in Chrome but not in Firefox?

Instead, I got this: Basically, Firefox complains that Reddit has a certificate for firstmedia.com firstmedia.com is my ISP. In Indonesia, ISP is required to block bad sites and Reddit is one of the ...
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How can I see if a subreddit requires some amount of (1) link and (2) comment karma before posting?

Pls, answer for both (1) link and (2) comment karma. It's bothersome to get an automated message that either my link and/or comment karma is too low AFTER I posted something.
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What is 'legacy search' on Reddit?

As the comment beneath was posted to answer the question titled "Why is the Reddit search engine so awful?", I'm inferring that 'legacy search' is better than Reddit's standard search? How? This is ...
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Why is the total number of comments is larger than the counted number in Reddit?

I have seen this several times, for example, this post. At the moment of asking this there are only 6 visible comments, but the total number says it's 7. Why is that?
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How can I avoid Reddit cropping my picture when exhibiting it to a thumbnail?

Please see the screenshot beneath. Reddit has obviously cropped the thumbnails for the numbered posts. How ought the original pictures be sized or edited to forestall Reddit's cropping? I link to the ...
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How do I simultaneously unsubscribe from all subreddits, without clicking each 'Unsubscribe' button?

The screenshot beneath portrays the titled question. My Attempts I input the following 2 scripts from Reddit into my URL bar, but my Firefox and Chrome misinterpreted them as Google searches which ...
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Create post button disabled in reddit

The above pic describes the current situation. I am able to write the contents of a post but I am unable to create it as the button is grayed out. Any differentials on the reason behind this?
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Using Reddit - search in my messages

How to make filter my messages for particular Reddit folder? For example I would like to search all messages in R/C#.
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How to gain initial reputation on Reddit?

I'm new to Reddit and I'm trying to contribute to discussions. However, all my posts and comments are being removed due to having insufficient karma. I tried to like posts and comments, write my own ...
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Filter out video links from Reddit

I would like to see all link posts linking to videos gone from Reddit as I see it, in the Home tab and when browsing specific subs. If detecting a video isn't possible than just getting rid of all ...
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How can I hide Reddit link posts?

I want to hide posts that are just submitted links, as I'm only interested in reading original content, not viewing images, videos, memes and spam blogs. Hiding text posts ("self post") is possible ...
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Can I use the NoCSS function for comment sections?

A lot of sites on reddit have a rather flashy design, especially gaming related subreddits. Now while I wouldn't consider the subreddits i sometimes browse during work as NSFW, the design is often a ...
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Why is my upvote not considered properly in reddit?

Yesterday I upvoted one comment, immediately I logged off. My upvote is gone. If I login again it is showing again my upvote. I saw other person's comment karma there is no change in it for my ...
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Did Imgur discontinue its image feed for specific Subreddits two days ago?

With https://imgur.com/r/$SUBREDDIT/rss you have a image feed for a specific subreddit. I love to see images directly in my feed reader. No need to click on Reddit links and open browser. example URL ...
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How to hide your reddit username from view when using reddit?

I want to be able to do this, so that no one who happens to look at my screen gets to know my reddit username and then have a look at my posts on reddit - thus removing my anonymity.
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How do I fix my reddit comment sorting?

I recently somehow messed up my reddit sorting. By default when I open a thread, it sorts by new, not top. I prefer to see Top, but cannot figure out how I can revert this change. I have looked ...
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What is the submitter button on Reddit?

The [S] button in the image below is labeled as submitter What does it do? I click on it but nothing happens.
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Cannot create a Reddit account [closed]

I'm seeing some weird behavior when I try to create a Reddit account. It says the account name is acceptable / not taken, my passwords match, and I pass the CAPTCHA (I get an error when I don't) but ...
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Gmail merges IFTTT emails into conversations even with different subjects

I have a IFTTT recipe, which mails me on new posts on a certain subreddit. The subject looks like: [IFTTT] {{Title}} via /r/{{Subreddit}} In Gmail I have a filter that filters on from:(action@ifttt....
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How to to obtain a “takeout” style export of a reddit account?

I'd like to save references and copies to/of all the comments, and submissions made by the account, as well as a listing of upvoted/downvoted links, in addition to private messages, in a user-friendly ...
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How do I format text from Reddit on IFTTT?

Is there any way I could remove some words from the Reddit posts when trying to use IFTTT to post to Facebook? As of now, I am trying to trigger the recipe for any new topics in a subreddit and then ...
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It has been 20 hours and my post on Reddit still hasn't shown up

I submitted a post to /r/ImGoingToHellForThis. I've checked on the new tab on the subreddit and the post is nowhere to be found. Any idea why it seems to be completely off the radar?
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How to access blacked-out contents on /r/AskReddit?

I am browsing /r/AskReddit and I find a lot of content is blacked-out. Some blacked-out contents are last edit information, username, karma, the whole body of the post. I do not find blacked out ...
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Acceptable posting protocol to Reddit

I'm a NOOB to Reddit and I'd like to start posting links from my website. I've read their FAQ and it seems I'm okay with posting content. My concern is that I may post some content that has already ...
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How to sort posts on Reddit by number of comments?

How to sort posts on Reddit by number of comments? I'd find this more useful than sorting by votes.
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How can I use Reddit as a traditional RSS feed aggregator?

I love Reddit's interface, I'd like to use Reddit to access the feeds that I normally use Google Reader for. How can I treat arbitrary RSS feeds, such as BBC News and ycombinator, like subreddits?
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Is there a way to reorder reddit posts? or make a couple always stay at the top?

I'm a moderator on a reddit and am really liking it. The issue I have is that I would like to have a couple posts shown above the new ones
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How can someone share a Reddit link onto Facebook while preserving the original title, with as little friction as possible?

Say, you post a thread like http://www.reddit.com/r/AskReddit/comments/t4d6d/how_do_you_share_a_reddit_link_onto_facebook/... Then it shows up like this:
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Resolving Reddit's “You've submitted too many links recently. Please try again in an hour.” message

What are the necessary actions one needs to take to resolve this when the time when the message was first shown was more than an hour ago. Is it due to too many links from the same domain or not ...
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An IFTTT recipe to post every link I post to a sub-reddit into a Quora Board? [closed]

Does anyone know how to use IFTTT in order to take every post on a specific sub-reddit (not comments, just "top level" posts), and import them into a specific Quora Board?
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How can I block Reddit.self posts?

I've used Reddit Enhancement Suite (RES) in Safari for some time now to filter out stuff I don't want to see, but I'd really like to block all self posts. I've tried going through the options, but ...
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Why don't my submissions show up on the New page?

When I post an image to a subreddit it doesn't even appear under the "new" tab. What could be going on for it to not show there?
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Can I get the Stack Exchange markdown toolbar on Reddit?

I understand Reddit uses some kind of Markdown as well. Has anyone written a Chrome/FF userscript that imports the Stack Exchange toolbox (click here to Bold/Italic/Add Link) into Reddit?
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Are Reddit personalized RSS feeds reliable?

I just subscribed to a personalized feed of all my Reddit subscriptions yesterday. It doesn't seem to be very reliable though. Perhaps it's only updated once every X hours? Several times, I found ...
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Why are posts on reddit starting as spam?

So, I just started a reddit. Since I'm pretty new at this, I first made it private and played around with the buttons to see what each did (e.g., how are remove and delete different?). I then added ...
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How is reddit's link karma calculated?

I couldn't find it easily in their FAQ: When does your link karma increase 1 point? I don't think it's a one-one relationship with votes, as some of my stuff got upvoted and it didn't change ...
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Is there any way to combine my Reddit karma points?

I have two Reddit accounts. My main one I use every day and struggle to get points. I did a throw away for a wildly popular post. I'd love to move the points from the throw away into my normal ...
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Is it possible to get a RSS feed of a reddit with links to posts with X upvotes?

I created a subreddit that I am connecting to a twitter account via twitterfeed. Currently I have it pointed to this RSS feed. I would like to filter this RSS feed with posts that have X upvotes ...