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When a publishing platform alienates its content providers, it's a bad sign; Medium has done that again. Recent changes have improved usability slightly, but it's "still" hard to locate recent content written by those you follow. There are silly UI flaws, the embedded-to-track-you browser does not work, links in emailed notifications fail with the mobile app, and a platform designed for reading does *not* allow me to choose a preferred font. The sun is setting on Medium: go to Substack.
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A Google user
June 26, 2019
The actual writing content varies but is mostly very good. The app itself has a nice presentation but it's fiddly when it comes to making a reading list or archiving things. sometimes when you archive something, or remove it from archives, the change doesn't stick and it goes back to where it was before. GUI is nice and intuitive, settings are easy to use and helpful to improve the reading experience. Just needs to improve the archive function.
171 people found this review helpful
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September 19, 2018
Great content. Good app. I wish it was easier to browse topics and interests. It feels a little buried in the navigation. Because of that it's hard to get a wide variety topics read and my feed shows a lot of the same stuff as a consequence. It might be as user problem on my part! But Flipboard is a little more intuitive in that way. Content on Medium is excellent though.
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