Removeddit is a site that can be used to view removed comments or threads from Reddit. The process of doing this is also very simple. You just have to visit any Reddit thread and change the ‘reddit’ in the URL to ‘removeddit’ and you will be able to see all the comments that have been removed. It can be done by comparing the comments that has been stored in Jason Baumgartners Pushshift Reddit API and those from Reddit API. The frontend is written in React and uses Saas as CSS Preprocessor.
There is a separate backend that is used to store the threads that have been removed by mods. Now, you must be wondering what is Reddit. It refers to a social news platform which lets users to discuss and vote on content that has been submitted by other users. For the security of the site and prevent spammers from attacking readers, Reddit also introduced ‘karma’ points. Users of Reddit get karma through their comments and links getting up-voted by other people in the community.
You must remember that you might get to see any sort of content on Removeddit ranging from violence to other disturbing content because Reddit is a site that has been made by adults for adults and so you must ensure that your age is 18 years or above before you access Removeddit. But you can discover a lot of information in Removeddit.
But Removeddit also faces a lot of issues. The site has been facing some occasional errors which might irritate you a lot. A few users have said that they saw a message saying ‘no comments found’ and the website says ‘censored’ on every removed or deleted comment. They have also tried different browsers without add-ons and have also disabled the ‘Enhanced Tracking Protection’ from Firefox but the technique is not helping much. Some also said that when try to use Removeddit, the title of the website loads but the same doesn’t happen in terms of content.
Well, these issues are definitely a headache and mainly when you are in a hurry. So, if the issues are not getting solved by themselves, the best thing to do is try to fix them yourself.
Firstly, you can turn off the feature of ‘Tracking Protection’. For that, you can click at the black and white shield icon that can be seen next to the https at the URL and then choose ‘Turn off Tracking Protection for this site’. You can also try to solve it by disabling the add-ons. If that doesn’t work, then you can use ‘Safe Mode’.