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Reddit is a news based social networking site which allows members to submit content to the site which will then be voted up or down on the site rankings.


Reddit was founded by University of Virginia roommates Steve Huffman and Alexis Ohanian. The site was then purchased by Condé Nast Publications in October 2006. Reddit is based in San Francisco, California but operates globally. In October 2014 Reddit received $50 million in funding from a group of investors including rapper Snoop Lion.


Reddit allows its users to submit news and content to the website and then its users determine where it is relevant or not by voting it up or down. The content includes: News, Memes and other text posts

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