In 2017 we gained 2,227 new friends, up from 1,345 last year.
There were 12,191 stories submitted, a 25% increase from last year’s 9,686. The top tags were:
The most frequent (non-moderator) story submitters were:
The most-upvoted (non-meta) story was Reflecting on one very, very strange year at Uber with a score of 154.
The most prolific (non-moderator) commenters were:
There were 208 git commits to the Lobsters repo. The lobsters-ansible repo was created and got 37 commits. The site changed servers and sysops and received many wonderful contributions from alynpost, talklittle, 355e3b, jstoja, and Yuki Izumi (whose email on commits doesn’t match a Lobsters or GitHub username or I’d link them).
Enjoy your new year!