Nope, no assumptions. First off, I’m not a rock star here. lol. I could name you a few, but they’re easy enough to find. They LIVE on the top stories page. I’ve never been on that page. Probably never will. I write about the wrong topics to live there.

Take 2 scenarios…

  1. A writer sets up a self-hosted WP and publishes their FIRST post.
  2. A writer writes their FIRST post on Medium and finds a good sized publication to submit it to.

Which gets more views?

P.S. Your screencap agrees with me. Look at the FIRST post. Crickets.

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