/r/homelab/

r/homelab

639k members
r/homelab is a subreddit with 639k members discussing topics like Homelab and Server. Its distinguishing qualities are that the community is huge in size, and has crazy activity.
Welcome to your friendly /r/homelab, where techies and sysadmin from everywhere are welcome to share their labs, projects, builds, etc.

Popular Topics in r/homelab

#1

Homelab

: "Turned my closet into a Homelab"
119 posts
#2

Server

: "Rate my diy Server dual Xeon x Enterprise Servers (hp dell Lenovo)"
88 posts
#3

Home

: "Adding 2FA to my Home server via the authenticator app. Why am I just doing this?"
36 posts
#4

Rack

: "Finally got my desktop in my Rack"
34 posts
#5

Build

: "We've had one router, yes, but what about second router? (also a ton of other updates)"
21 posts
#6

Network

: "I saw a post about washing machine using 4GB/day. I put together similar monitoring in my Network."
17 posts
#7

Power

: "Planning on replacing all Power bricks and dubious chinese Power supply circuits by a set of these in my router / switches cabinet. Any comment on the contrary?"
12 posts
#8

Hardware

: "OpenWrt, now 20 years old, is crafting its own future-proof reference Hardware | Ars Technica"
12 posts
#9

Proxmox

: "Veeam researching support for VMware alternative Proxmox as backup buyers fret about Broadcom"
10 posts
#10

Storage

: "Needed more Storage for my tiny lab.... Ended up with some supreme jank."
10 posts

Popular Themes in r/homelab

#1
Pain & Anger
: "It is possible to feel like a thief despite having purchased a PC legally"
17 posts
#2
Solution Requests
: "Anyone using these?"
14 posts
#3
Advice Requests
: "Need suggestions..."
7 posts
#4
Money Talk
: "13 dollars. Auctions are cool"
6 posts
#5
News
: "OpenWrt, now 20 years old, is crafting its own future-proof reference hardware | Ars Technica"
1 post

Member Growth in r/homelab

Daily
+-304 members(-0.0%)
Monthly
+9k members(1.4%)
Yearly
+87k members(15.8%)

Similar Subreddits to r/homelab

r/HomeNetworking

340k members
2.83% / mo

r/HomeServer

136k members
2.01% / mo
/r/kubernetes

r/kubernetes

122k members
2.07% / mo
/r/audiophile

r/audiophile

2.0M members
0.06% / mo
/r/battlestations

r/battlestations

4.2M members
0.70% / mo
/r/msp

r/msp

170k members
2.06% / mo

r/BudgetAudiophile

239k members
1.61% / mo
/r/Business_Ideas

r/Business_Ideas

228k members
4.33% / mo
/r/espresso

r/espresso

546k members
1.56% / mo

r/homesecurity

66k members
2.72% / mo