The True Value of a Follower on Medium

Medium is more than just a game to be played

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Bad Advice

I naively paid money for a self-published book last year that promised to teach winning strategies that winners use to win.

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A True Follower

A true follower is basically a subscriber. A subscriber is someone who’s tuned in to your channel; they want to know what’s next and they’re excited about what you have to say.

Not Who But Why

I think people who take part in this madness do it because they feel that a large follower count looks spectacular, either to other writers or the industry itself.

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Real Followers Have a Lot of Value

I personally know a couple of people who’ve tried this “strategy” hoping it would achieve the monetary goal, but of course, it failed.

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