* DevelopmentGag: Reddit was originally going to be called "Snoo" as in "what's new?". Obviously, this didn't happen, but the little white alien mascot ended up being named Snoo.
* InternetCounterattack:
** Has perpetrated quite a few of these. Reddit had to [[http://blog.reddit.com/2011/05/reddit-we-need-to-talk.html forbid posting personal information on the site]].
** One of the most infamous such counterattacks was when SomethingAwful released a "Redditbomb". Said bomb exposed the mods and site management being too cowardly to shut down some subreddits that were distributing '''child porn'''. Something similar later happened with r/creepshots on {{Tumblr}}, which exposed the personal information of various creepshot posters.
** Reddit was also a catalyst for the SOPA/PIPA protests.
* OldShame: Reddit's management have tried to distance themselves from violentacrez as much as possible since the r/creepshots debacle, despite giving him a "pimp hat" award in the past.
* WordOfGod: [=IamA=]s featuring media creators, which usually require the celebrity confirming the [=IamA=] with a photograph greeting Reddit or some other method.
* TheWikiRule: Trusted users can write on the [[http://www.reddit.com/r/modnews/comments/th1zo/moderators_new_feature_preview_integrated_wiki/ Integrated wiki]].