Why Online Communities Decay Over Time

image0... If Redditors were one of those dolls where you pull a string and the doll repeats a fixed number of phrases, one of those phrases would be, “The default subreddits are terrible – stick to the smaller subreddits.”

We have this dichotomy, then, where the larger the subreddit, the more it sucks, and YouTube, one of the largest sites on the web, is horrendous. This suggests that the larger an online community, the worse it is.

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