In this day and age, people have numerous ways to watch their favorite content online. Though media players have become a distant past, some revolutionary media centers are evolving to keep up with the demands. The software I’m referring to is Kodi. The chances are that you might have already heard about this open-source software media center. And if you’re an existing Kodi user, you’ll know that you don’t need a plethora of add-ons to enjoy the content. There are a couple of dozen Kodi Add-ons more than capable of transforming your entire content streaming experience. And thus, in this review, we’ll be talking about those as well the most popular Kodi community on the internet – r/Addons4Kodi.
What is Kodi?
Kodi is an open-source media center that allows you to access all types of content, such as music, videos, and images. Its great compatibility allows you to watch content on a wide range of devices such as TV, laptop, tablet, phone. Not just that, you can even run Kodi on Raspberry Pi. As for operating systems, Kodi works on Linux, Android, iOS, macOS, and Windows. Even if you want to access this platform via Xbox One, you can do so.
What are the most popular Kodi add-ons?
Based on my experience, there are 25 amazing Kodi add-ons that will allow you to achieve a comprehensive streaming experience. So, be it movies, TV shows, social media, music, sports, or any other form of content, you’ll be able to do so via Kodi.
My favorite Kodi add-ons are as follows: Exodus Redux, The Magic Dragon, GAIA, Seren, Venom, FEN, EXODUS V8, I am Ego, Tempest, Nemesis AIO, Uranus, ReleaseBB, Mercury Addon, MTB’s Greased Lightning, The USS Defiant, Death from Above, IT Add-on by Fladnag, Alvin, Yify Movies HD, Real Debrid Exclusively Movies, A Pirate’s Life for Me, T2K Click Movie Addon, DeathStar, Voodoo, Scrubs, UK Turk Playlists, Watchdogs Video, Covenant, and Smaug Addon.
Now that we have decent information about Kodi add-ons let’s move towards the meaty part – r/Addons4Kodi – the most popular Kodi community.
My recent experience on r/Addons4Kodi
Quite recently, I was having a problem with subtitle syncing on my media player. Thanks to this amazing post I came across today, my issue has been solved. Apparently, one of the users was experiencing the same problem, and he fixed it using a windows tool called ‘subsync.’ I downloaded it right away and couldn’t believe that my problem was solved.
About r/Addons4Kodi – Community & Members
r/Addons4Kodi is a sub for discussion and links pertaining to unofficial add-ons for Kodi Media Center and is not endorsed by Team Kodi/XBMC nor their foundation. The community has 104,000 members, out of which 500-600 members are online at any given time. This subreddit was created on August 26, 2015, and has grown at a steady pace. Within five years, it has attracted over 100,000 members, which is great when you compare it to other subreddits that need ten years to reach the milestone.
How to access r/Addons4Kodi?
If you’re already a Reddit member, you can simply type ‘r/Addons4Kodi’ in your search bar and join the subreddit; however, if you aren’t well-versed with Reddit and are not present on the platform. You’ll need to create an account and confirm your email address. Once you do so, you’ll be able to follow subreddits, comment on posts, and even post anything on any of the subreddits.
Moderators of r/Addons4Kodi
r/Addons4Kodi is one of the biggest communities in the media/software niche. With over 100,000 members and a flurry of posts each day, it’s understandable that this sub has many moderators to manage the proceedings. Since the content is updated regularly and it operates on a thin line, it’s the duty of the mods to ensure that no fraudulent or spammy content gets added to the daily posts.
At the time of writing this review, I found eight mods on r/animation – ‘darksiderising,’ ‘Tazoz,’ ‘reddit_reaper,’ ‘drinfernoo,’ ‘SerpentDrago,’ ‘AutoModerator,’ ‘a4k_mod’, and ‘AssistantBOT.’
Why should you follow r/Addons4Kodi?
R/Addons4Kodi is filled with helpful content. For beginners, there’s even an FAQ section where they can learn all about the platform. They can use the ‘Sub Wiki’ resource to improve their knowledge. Apart from beginners, this subreddit is perfect for users who want to discuss, share links, and provide updates regarding Kodi Media Center. Each day, more than two dozen posts are added on this subreddit with quite a decent engagement rate.
r/Addons4Kodi might be a small subreddit as compared to its compatriot, but it does have a respectable community engagement rate. On average, a regular post receives about 15-20 upvotes with the top post of the day bagging anywhere between 50-100 upvotes. As for comments, 3-10 is the cumulative average. In addition to this, the community also has a discord account if you want to be a part of it. You’ll find the details towards the tail-end of the sidebar.
Browsing & Navigation
r/Addons4Kodi doesn’t have many users browsing simultaneously. Thus, this sub is stable regardless of the time you browse it. Furthermore, the emphasis on text-based content prevents the server and feeds from being overloaded. Thus, the load time is pretty impressive too. Other than the creative banner and icon, Addons4Kodi features certain features on the sidebar, which can enhance your overall browsing experience.
All of us can appreciate the fact that subs like r/Addons4Kodi don’t want to tie you down to their subreddit. They provide you related subreddits that can make finding content simpler. On this page, you’ll find numerous similar subreddit options such as r/kodi, r/cordcutters, r/IPTV, r/VPN, r/htpc, r/FireTV, r/theNvidiaShield, r/ShieldAndroidTV, and r/MiBox.
Filter by flair
There are two filters and sorting menus in the sidebar on r/Addons4Kodi, and both are the same with similar options. Under Filter by flair, you can choose from – ‘Announcement,’ ‘Discussion,’ ‘Request,’ ‘Support,’ ‘Recommendation,’ and ‘Solved.’ Under the ‘Filter Subreddit’ section, you’ll find all the above options along with ‘Review.’
Important rules you must know before joining r/Addons4Kodi?
After learning so much about Kodi and r/Addons4Kodi, I’m sure you might feel like joining this amazing community. However, before you do so, I’d like to share some rules and guidelines that you must follow religiously, or else you can receive a permaban from this sub.
1. All posts must be accompanied by a body of the text. This text should give a brief overview of the post intent
2. All add-on or content requests must be in the stickied thread
3. Posts should have a clear, descriptive title
4. Posts must be directly related to add-ons for Kodi
5. Users advertising must also contribute comments
6. One advertisement per site on the front page
7. Include all information when asking for suggestions
8. No referral links
Love the cute icon on r/Addons4Kodi. Another thing that I like a lot about this sub is that the title of the page isn’t too huge. Thus, the ‘Join’ button doesn’t get pushed all the way to the right corner. Other than the standard Reddit sorting menus, you also get four options in the header section – ‘Posts,’ ‘Wiki,’ ‘FAQ,’ and ‘Recommended Add-ons.’ Thus, if you’re just in the community for regular recommendation updates, that’s the section you’re looking for.
Most Upvoted Content on this subreddit:
1. In the beginning, there was ‘Genesis’ – 772 upvotes
2. A tutorial I made on customizing Kodi to look and act like a super-powered Netflix – 497 upvotes
3. Seren Announcement – 477 upvotes
4. “Guys our scaremongering of 10 years in jail didn’t work… What should we try next…?” – 416 upvotes
5. This sub is so unwelcoming to new users – 352 upvotes
Most Upvoted Content 2020:
1. Recommended Addons – 1st Quarter 2020 – 305 upvotes
2. Exodus Redux – Update/Status – 207 upvotes
3. Beyond Kodi – How to Get the Most from Real Debrid – A Quick Tutorial – 207 upvotes
4. Real Debrid Christmas offer discount – 169 upvotes
5. Recommended Add-ons – December 2019 – 167 upvotes
If you love Kodi-related information or want to learn more about news, updates, releases, and links related to Kodi-addons, this sub is perfect for you. Instead of searching for unofficial plugins on numerous untrustworthy websites, you get quality suggestions from the fellow community members themselves.