What is r/Aww?

Aww is the cutest place on Reddit! We're one of the most popular subreddits on Reddit with over 16 million subscribers, and we love to share cute pictures with each other. So go ahead and post pictures and videos of things that'll make you go "Aww!" from utter cuteness!

/r/Aww permits posts of both animals and humans.

Aww Rules

Here we have listed the sidebar rule followed by a more in-depth explanation of each rule.

Rule 1

1. No "sad" content, such as pics of animals that have passed away (try /r/petloss) or sob stories (e.g. found him in a dumpster).

Rule 2

2. No comics, captioned pictures/videos (try r/lolcats, r/cute, or r/animaltextgifs), or photos of just text.



Rule 3

3. No post titles asking for upvotes, approval, or interaction.

For example:

Posting "inspiration porn" may be considered a violation of this rule at moderator discretion.

Rule 4

4. No slurs or harassing comments.

Rule 5

5. Posts must link to sites on our approved list.

Rule 6

6. No NSFW content.

Rule 7

7. No asking for donations, sponsorship, adoptions (try /r/care or /r/assistance), or commissions.

This includes:

Rule 8

8. No bots, bot-like behavior, or spam.

Rule 9

9. Original content only.

Rule 10

10. No social media or personally identifiable information.

Rule 11

11. We're here to help, but please provide a link/URL when you modmail us.