Honestly, Curation Doesn’t Matter

My highest earning article this month wasn’t curated

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Writing for Big Daddy Google

Luckily for all of us, there’s a big fat search engine that treats us all the same. Big Daddy Google is the one curator you can bet is going to treat you well, so it’s in your best interest to give it what it wants.

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Unpaid Views Though?

The biggest criticism given by Medium writers towards the Google strategy is that the vast majority of the eyes I’m pulling are not monitised, and that’s true.

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So… What Now?

Ultimately on Medium, the key to success is to write what you love. You’re really here to have fun, so don’t get tied up in knots about money.

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