Best Ways To Maximize Medium Readership

Darrin Atkins
3 min readJan 17, 2022

Better content helps drive long-term repeat views by your subscribers

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If you are a writer on Medium, you might be wondering about how to become more successful as a content creator on the platform. These are important concerns if you have made a commitment to this line of work.

How do you measure success on Medium? It depends on the person, of course, but there are many variables. Some writers consider the following.

  • Amount of money earned
  • Total number of followers
  • New friends
  • Content created
  • Distribution totals
  • Curation accomplishments

These are just some ways that a writer can measure how successful they are on Medium. Each person might have different goals and objectives.

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But how can you maximize readership on Medium for your stories and content? That is one of the biggest questions that Medium writers have these days.

There are a number of things you can do to receive more visiting time and reading duration for your writing on Medium.

  • Write better content. This is by far the most important thing you can do to make more money. This can help get you new followers and subscribers. This can also help readers spend more time on your content and writing. After all, you want as many paid Medium subscribers as possible to be reading your work. Better content is not easy to do and it can take many forms. Imagine the best news articles that you read last year. Your goal should be as follows:
  • Great story ideas
  • Interesting photos
  • Good structure
  • Compelling writing
  • Proper grammar
  • Excellent headlines
  • Write more often. It is one thing to write a great story once a month. That is perfectly fine. But newspapers will not be able to last very…
Darrin Atkins

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