✨ As we welcome 2024, let's take a moment to applaud the incredible stories that fueled our hacker minds in 2023! 🚀 We've compiled a 2023 roundup of the top most-read stories, top active writers, top tech categories, and even the top most popular templates. These insights might be just what you need to start the 2024 right!
Pro-tip: There’s a little surprise at the end!
Most Read Stories Of The Year
We've compiled the 23 most-read stories from last year: it's time to give a virtual high-five to our phenomenal writers! 📚✨
Most Active Writers Of The Year
And now, let's cheer for the movers and shakers of 2023 – some of our most active writers, the ones who never let their keyboards gather dust and kept us hooked with the hottest info on the web.
Let’s give it up to:
Ishan Pandey Ulrik Lykke Andrey Didovskiy ZeroRequiem Mike Young Shai Almog Obyte Nicolas Fränkel Marcin Wosinek Frank Z
Most Popular Tech Categories in 2023
Some Tech Categories really got you going - let’s take a look at the top ten of 2023:
Programming: This category resounds popular, accounting for 37% of all reads!
[Write a programming story with
Machine-learning: The second runner-up drops to 16% of all reads on HackerNoon - a significant decrease but still huge in readers’ interest.
[Tell us what they don’t say about AI/ML with
Web3: The third place earned 13% of the whole audience readership!
[Discuss Web3’s future with
Tech Stories: Just a little bit behind, Tech Stories accounts for 12% of all reads.
[Tell us the last thing you learned with
Gaming: Now, for the second noteworthy drop: Gaming accounts for almost 5% of all reads; though significantly lower, it still encompasses 565,728 reads!
[Review a game with
Cloud: This category accounts for 3,82% of all reads.
[Write a Cloud story with
Cybersecurity: A short distance behind, we have the Cybersecurity category, representing 3,70% of all reads.
[Tell us how you got into Cybersecurity story with
Data Science: With 3,55%, Data Science holds the 8th place on this list.
[Write about Data with
Futurism: This category holds 3,26% of all readership!
[Discuss the Future of Tech with
Business: Last but not least, the business category contains 3,09% of all readership, which breaks down to 377,215 reads.
[Tell us about your Business with
Most Popular Writing Templates in 2023
HackerNoon writing templates are at your disposal at all times, but you clearly had some favorites:
Meet The Writer Web Development Web3 General Interview Write a Hackernoon Top Story Writer Versus Blank Page Everyone Should Know About It Describe Your Life Hacks
Thank you all for the words you shared with HackerNoon 💚 We couldn’t have done it without you! If you didn’t see your name up on this list, don’t get discouraged - you’re on our personal favorites list for sure 🤗 And you add “reach a wider audience” or “become a more productive writer” to your 2024 resolutions. You have what it takes to smash your goals and we’ll keep feeding you the tips you need to get there, right here, in your inbox 📧
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