Watch a Mini-Doc on the Origin of Reddit


Ever wonder how the “front page of the internet” came to be? Thinking of starting your own tech startup and itching for a little encouragement? Check out this video from A Total Disruption about Steve Huffman and Alexis Ohanian, founders of social news website Reddit, which raked in 47 million visitors just last month. In the short video, Huffman and Ohanian reveal Reddit’s origins as a tool to order a sub while pumping gas, and talk about getting noticed, getting dissed, and eventually, getting somewhere. Watch the video after the jump, and let us know what you think in the comments!

[via The Verge]