Exactly this. It became suffocating to see these titles repeating. I used to read daily, now I open Medium, see titles like these in publications that should know better, and leave.

I agree with your point on organic traffic as well. If Medium's growth model is dependent on the number of new members acquired, then organic traffic brought to the platform should be rewarded as well.

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