visualization of related subreddits
This project builds a graph of related subreddits.
Recommendations are constructed based on Redditors who commented in this subreddit, also commented to...
Play with it here: https://anvaka.github.io/sayit/
I used data from two months worth of comments (August and September of 2018) - which contains ~38 millions
user <-> subreddit records.
You can find original data by following this discussion
I computed Jaccard Similarity between subreddits, and then stored results into github pages. Repository is available here. Please let me know if you are curious to learn more about this or anything else - feel free to reach out to me on twitter or via issues in this repository
Note: for very popular subreddits Jaccard Similarity didn't give meaningful results. They all were connected
to each other (e.g.
/r/funny and so on). I manually collected references to other subreddits
from subreddit description where it was available. Where description did not include any recommendation -
I looked into actual comments and used most often mentioned subreddits as "related". You can find list of all
overrides in the sayit-data repository
Local Build Setup
# install dependencies npm install # serve with hot reload at localhost:8080 npm run dev # build for production with minification npm run build # build for production and view the bundle analyzer report npm run build --report
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