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This article was published on December 22, 2011

Vizeddit visualizes the amazing amount of Reddit votes and comments in real time

Vizeddit visualizes the amazing amount of Reddit votes and comments in real time Image by: Casey Fleser
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Anna Heim is the founder of MonoLibre and a freelance writer for various tech and startup publications. She is a polyglot French news junkie Anna Heim is the founder of MonoLibre and a freelance writer for various tech and startup publications. She is a polyglot French news junkie with a love for technology.

If you think lame infographics is all what data visualization has to offer, think again. “Dataviz” can also be both relevant and visually amazing; and the colorful Vizeddit is a great example of this.

As you may have guessed, Vizeddit’s name is a combination of “Reddit” and “visualization”. It lets you monitor Reddit’s huge activity in a beautiful way. You can see which submissions are getting the most votes and comments, and follow this in real time. When you mouse over a bar, a link to the corresponding thread immediately pops up. Here’s what it looks like:

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