Calling Reddit a community is a bit like calling L.a a community. It is really a network of many sub-communities (easily called ‘subreddits’) held together by an absolute respect for privacy, free speech and the democratic process.
If you publish exactly what you want, upvote what you like and downvote exactly what you don’t such as, exactly what will certainly emerge is an aggregate of what the neighborhood finds important. That’s the concept, anyhow.
Reddit’s extreme libertarianism works quite well in bringing together big groups of individuals with niche interests to explore originalities. Redditors can hash out novel ideas well prior to the mainstream media has had the time or the reward to develop an uniform take.Continue reading at