I’m relatively new to the reddit forms. I’ve been posting my blogs on r/writing for a couple months and gained 129 karma (fake internet points).
A week ago, I ran into my first troll. His user name was ObstreperousYoungLad. After several years on reddit, he had over 3,000 karma.
Step 1: Be Polite
But if they continue on your next post...
Step 2: Ignore Them
But if they continue on your next post…
Step 3: Do a Quick Google Search For Their Screen Name, Find a Weakness, and Attack
Thirty minutes after my last message, he deleted his reddit account. Instead of 3,000+ karma and two years of posts, his pages says:
Now I feel terrible. If anyone knows ObstreperousYoungLad, please tell him to contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org so I can apologize!