Of course, we need to mention ourselves in this list as Brandwatch is a great Reddit analytics tool.
We recently became the first social intelligence provider to include data from Reddit that is regulated and compliant with the site’s user agreement.
Interestingly it also scrapes submissions to build up a demographic picture of the user.
While slightly antithetical to Reddit’s dedication to privacy, it’s worth a look.
You can see what the major talking points are or see when a subreddit is most active. We don’t just do Reddit either – we cover all major social platforms, forums, blogs, and the internet in general. Searching for one just returns some milestones (such as when it trended or hit a certain number of subscribers) and subscriber growth.
Want to know the most popular sports brand in /r/unitedkingdom? It adds a bit of context, but nothing hugely practical.This can come in handy if a subreddit you’re targeting has its prime posting time when you’re usually asleep.Once you have scheduled something, there’s also the option to X-post (cross post the same submission to another subreddit) with suggestions on relevant places.When it comes to subreddit analysis it’s pretty superficial.It doesn’t really offer much more than what you can find on the subreddit page itself.There’s a visualization tool for looking at a user’s post and comment history too, along with the ability to create word clouds around subreddits.They’ve also put together a chart comparing controversy, interactions, and karma.We even have a Query Wizard to make setting up a cinch.Once you start pulling in your data you can set up massively insightful dashboards that analyze everything from volume of mentions to sentiment. We even produced an infographic about /r/Gameof Thrones to see what they thought of each character. Try a free demo of Brandwatch today and see what’s possible. This is probably one of the weaker ones when it comes to actual subreddit analysis.It does have a useful ‘related subreddits’ bit along with some trending ones around the wider topic.Its subreddit search function offers some use though.