Reddit Alternatives

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Posts with mentions or reviews of Reddit. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-10-18.
  • What are some open source apps that are actually terrible for privacy? | 2021-10-18
    It used to be open source up until 2017.
  • Front Page JSON giving different results than actual front page? | 2021-10-13
    If you fetch from you are an anonymous user and not logged in (unless you use the deprecated modhash or are on If you want to make user specific requests, you'll need OAuth.
  • Is there a platform like "Reddit for business"? So the skeleton of reddit but not public and for use by an organization?
  • What should the url be that I need to use to get the contents of a subreddit? | 2021-10-12
    According to the API rules you should use a header that identifies you. That way if some program gets out of control and spams their servers they can easily identify or disable it. | 2021-10-12
    You're getting rate limited because you aren't using OAuth. You don't need a secret. Read through this
  • Reconstruction of comment trees | 2021-10-12
    Reddit was open source until 2016, and the source code from back then is still online. The comment sorting algorithms are implemented here. You probably want confidence sort, which you can read about on the reddit blog.
  • 404 Error when searching larger volumes? Am I hitting the request limit, or is it something else? | 2021-10-09
    Could I be hitting the request limit? I'm also not sure what this statement means from the API rules.
  • Wide content in sidebar causes entire page to show a horizontal scrollbar | 2021-10-07
  • Twitch is hacked, and its source code leaked | 2021-10-06
    Sadly, Reddit stopped updating the public repo for their main application in 2017:

  • KarSevak bot heavy testing ke dauran spamming ki vajah se Ban hogaya but those samay me aajayega | 2021-10-05
  • What's going on with Facebook, Instagram, and WhatsApp all going down at the same time?
    Reddit is open source:
  • Invalid grant in OAuth | 2021-09-30
    I'm trying to make app for managing saved posts and got a problem with OAuth. Doing everything as this article says:
  • Celebration: The r/Drama website has surpassed all of the other shit-talking websites to become the most trafficked website for Drama in all of the world. We can't link to it because the admins are jealous but.... | 2021-09-28
    plebbit was (is) also coded in Python
  • God damn Adobe
  • Been receiving 429 errors recently | 2021-09-17
    but I followed this:


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