Add New Post Save draft Preview(opens in a new tab) Publish Add title Sing Your Own Praises No One Else Will Like many writers, I am rubbish at advertising. I don't have the coincidence to sign my own praises. I constantly wonder if I am selling too much or not enough.
I have always said that I would never pick a niche to write under, especially on Medium. My other projects and newsletters are related to one niche. Medium has always been my go to place for all thoughts. Recently, though it has become evident that one type of article makes far more than others
Most writers, write because they love words. Doesn’t mean you have to use them all in one article though. There is an art to being succinct at stating your points. If we are to respect the readers of our work, then we need to get to the point.
There is a tendency for writers to get comfortable with writing on one platform. As the saying goes never put all your eggs in one basket. It has become clear over the last couple of months that Medium does not have the authority it once had. I don't say this lightly, as I have always supported Medium. You can no ignore however how low the reads and engagement now is.
This weekend I read a post that made me angry. You know the type, five side hustles to make a fortune. I don’t know why I am attracted to this type of article, but I am. Don't believe these articles, here is why.
To start 2021 off, I am running a writing competition, where the winner will be awarded a £20 gift card for Amazon. I am happy to change this to the currency of your country.