"2016: Why I ditched WordPress for Medium"
"2020: I was completely wrong about this"
Creators are abandoning Medium while WordPress has improved a lot: beautiful themes, great workflow, fast loading, no distractions for visitors and customize it as you much as you want.
@bekopharm true, it's worth reposting your content to one of the big publications and see if you can get extra reach
@markosaric Oh that's a huge plus, yes and there is much more. I'm e.g. more concerned about keeping control because what shows up under _my_ domain I can control. What a silo like Medium does? Who knows. It may change or even die tomorrow for all we know. This way people have at least a chance to find the original.
The counter of platforms that vanished with my articles on it since 2000 is by five.
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