Snoonet is an IRC network run by redditors, for redditors.

  • Thousands of redditors and hundreds of subreddits already use Snoonet every day.
  • Snoonet provides better security and support because of our focus on reddit users and reddit communities.
  • We serve as a centralized hub for reddit. whether you're a casual or serious user, there's a reddit-related channel for you.

Snoonet offers a free BNC (ZNC) and subreddit vhosts (*@subreddit/username)

  • Learn about our BNC setup and policy. Exceptions can be made for users from large subreddits. Please note: Your account must be at least 60 days old.
  • Don't miss out on chats, we offer an always connected service so your nickname stays connected 24/7.
    • /requestbnc - Make sure to have a registered Nick Name before issuing this command.
    • /vhost #subredditchannel - Make sure to have a registered Nick Name before issuing this command, with a subreddit chat with 40 or more users in it.

Snoonet offers custom services and policies catered to reddit and unique to our network.

  • Channel bots created specifically for redditors, which any channel op can /invite.
    • rAnnouncer - automatically posts to the IRC channel whenever a new thread is posted on your subreddit.
    • RedditBot - allows users to instantly view key info from reddit on IRC - user karma, subscriber count and subreddit mods:
    • EDI - a community-accessible CloudBot which provides a wealth of features including Google, link announcement, and weather:
    • memebot - provides a way to quickly create image macros/advice animals:
    • imagebot - Pulls an image post from any subreddit using the !image command:
  • Priority enforcement for reddit nicks and channels. Mods of corresponding subreddits get preference for IRC channels, and unlike on Freenode and other networks, you no longer have to use the #reddit-channelname format. Additionally, If you own a username on reddit, you will be able to use the corresponding nickname on Snoonet.
  • Custom webchat built in cooperation with Snoonet, and simple, short-form channel links (

Upcoming features

  • Integration with Reddit Enhancement Suite for an experience directly tied to reddit.