/r/programming/

r/programming

5.9M members
r/programming is a subreddit with 5.9M members discussing topics like Programming and Software Development. Its distinguishing qualities are that the community is massive in size, and has high activity.
Computer Programming

Popular Topics in r/programming

#1

Programming

: "If you use AI to teach you how to code, remember you still need to think for yourself"
33 posts
#2

Software Development

: "The "Mom Test" in Software Development: asking good questions when everyone is lying to you"
10 posts
#3

Javascript

: "You don't need Javascript for that"
9 posts
#4

Python

9 posts
#5

Rust

: "Google throws $1M at Rust Foundation to build C++ bridges"
7 posts
#6

Java

7 posts
#7

Go

6 posts
#8

Open Source

: "The Open Source Sustainability Crisis"
5 posts
#9

C++

: "Google throws $1M at Rust Foundation to build C++ bridges"
5 posts
#10

Git

: "The WIP commit can be better than Git stash"
4 posts

Popular Themes in r/programming

#1
Pain & Anger
: "Agile development is fading in popularity at large enterprises - and developer burnout is a key factor"
19 posts
#2
News
: "Google throws $1M at Rust Foundation to build C++ bridges"
17 posts
#3
Solution Requests
: "RSS is still pretty great"
13 posts
#4
Advice Requests
: "How to make your programmers (look like they) work harder"
9 posts
#5
Self-Promotion
: "I have created a high-level programming language for developping secure web applications. It comes with a built-in database, web server and container engine, in a single binary."
4 posts
#6
Money Talk
: "How much 1 TB of egress costs by cloud provider"
1 post

Audience Ranking

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26 subs, 23.1M members+121k/mo (0.5%)
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#1
Yearly member growth
#1
Largest
#1
Oldest
#3
Monthly member growth

Member Growth in r/programming

Daily
+-42 members(-0.0%)
Monthly
+67k members(1.1%)
Yearly
+721k members(13.9%)

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