Why don’t external views influence the Medium algorithm to show content?

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We know that member revenues are generated when members read your content.

But you need to be seen to receive engagement.

Claps are an algorithm influencer, the more claps you get the more you are shown, and the more your seen the more your posts are read.

But it is…

Why you should install the Gener8 Browser

What is Gener8?

Gener8 is a new web browser extension that puts the search user firmly in control of the data that they create during browsing sessions. You have the choice of browsing privately or you can browse for rewards.

Gener8 estimates that the average user will generate between £20-£40 per month by…

All you need to know to SEO Optimize your Google Web Stories

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How Long Should Your Google Web Stories Be?

The length of a web story is judged by the number of pages created to bring a story to life, it’s not based on text length like a blog post. …

Looking around at all the great content that is on Medium I think it is fair to say that most Medium members don’t worry about SEO friendly titles or SEO in general.

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They write content behind the Partner Program paywall and so are only interested in Medium members seeing their content because it’s those guys who generate the income. Having an SEO friendly title or meta description is just not on the radar.

But what about those who don’t put their content…

I find myself currently needing a cash injection into my finances and have found myself playing the lotto but I am actually conflicted when I do this, let me explain more.

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Yesterday’s Euro Lottery jackpot was £27 million so I purchased a ticket online and started to dream about what…

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LEGO Technic allows you to create more advanced and detailed models compared to the regular normal LEGObuilding sets that we know and love.

My first Technic set was the Formula 1 car and it was a mammoth build.

My son now also has a passion for LEGO and I am only too willing to buy it for him.

I have been doing some research on the LEGO technics sets that are currently out…

100% agree you need your own site. I learned that lesson using Blogger.

How to improve your on-page SEO fast

SEO is not just about content and keywords. …

Is orphaned content damaging your SEO results?

Today I discovered the easy way to fix orphaned content on WordPress.

Orphaned pages are pages and posts that have no inbound internal links pointing at them making them hard to find for both search engines and visitors.

If Google can't find your pages and posts then you're in trouble.

This is the fastest way to find orphaned content

Orphaned content could be damaging your rankings in Google and if you have no internal linking strategy then you are probably sitting on a ton of pages or posts that are orphaned.

Please note this post does contain an affiliate link to Link Whisper

What is orphaned content?

Orphaned content is pages or posts…

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