Reddit is a complicated social network. It is not easy figuring it out. Yet, once you do it is the perfect tool to get viral exposure to your submissions. However, first you must have a high enough Karma score. How do you gain it? Read on…
Reddit is a highly popular social bookmarking network, and as such it is a great tool for viral exposure. However, Reddit is full of people that will "down-vote" each submission they do not like, and if you get too many down-votes your karma points will be low and the number of submissions you are allowed to send will be limited. Also, if you will consistently have down-voted submissions you are on your way to get banned!
The best way to deal with this kind of stuff is to make sure that for each such "down-voted" submission you sent you will send several highly "up-voted" submissions. This will increase your Karma, improve your up-vote / down-vote ratio and will prevent you from being limited or banned.
However the main question every beginner Reddit asks is "How do I gain Karma points?" or "what submissions will get a lot of up-votes?" This article will try to answer those questions.
What NOT to do!
First let's starts from things you must not do if you want to increase your Karma points:
Effective ways I do not like
If you will ask an old redditor what is the fastest way to get Karma points he will give you one of two very known and efficient ways that normally works. However, before I will tell you what are those ways please consider the following things:
Those ways are:
Other ways to get extra Karma Points:
* Other people know this as well, so make sure no-one sent that link before.
* You must send it to the right subreddit in order to get the right effect. Research the subreddits!
For a complete and detailed guide on how to use Reddit please follow this link: Reddit full How to guide.