Reddit Removes 85M Pieces of Content in 2020, Up 62% Year Over Year

The platform said in its Transparency Report 2020 that 378,796,540 posts were created last year

82,858 communities were removed in 2020, up 26% from 2019 stockcam/iStock

Reddit removed some 85 million pieces of content in 2020, up 62% compared with 2019, mostly for spam and content manipulation and not counting legal or copyright removals, which are tracked separately. David Cohen is editor of Adweek's Social Pro Daily.