Why ❤️ trumps 👏
Lucas Neumann
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In addition to the fine points raised here, I assume I am not the only one who finds the size of the clap icon, especially when included in a larger green circle, very distracting when it appears as you scroll through an article.

This goes against one of the first things that attracted me to Medium — the typography, white space, etc, mentioned by Lucas Neumann. It is an ugly distraction.

Give me the heart, which was the same size as the FB, twitter, and bookmark icons.

Please!