Reddit’s super-short attention span

This long comment explained why long comments don't do well on Reddit. It didn't do well. Also: Reddit remembers Aaron Swartz; Reddit's best comment threads.

 

Kevin Morris

Internet Culture

Published Jan 14, 2013   Updated Jun 2, 2021, 3:45 am CDT

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*First Published: Jan 14, 2013, 11:30 am CST