Reddit experiences surge in 1-star App Store reviews following API controversy

  • Reddit’s decision to enforce its pricey API for third-party app support has resulted in widespread user protests and poor App Store reviews.
  • Data from Sensor Tower indicates that nearly 91% of Reddit’s U.S. iOS reviews were 1-star during the initial protest phase.
  • The ensuing backlash has the potential to negatively impact Reddit’s corporate ambitions, including a possible IPO.
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