How to Win at Medium
elizabeth tobey

Hey elizabeth tobey, thanks for the tips.

I’ve been following some of this discussion, and algorithms on Medium, etc. and I have one question. Does the word “asshole” or other “bad” language affect ranking or visibility of a post?

I wrote an essay that got little interest (outside my friends some of who loved it)… and it was an essay that dealt directly with assholes and what the word means. I may expand it and republish with a different title, or maybe somewhere else, so I’m curious. I’d love your input on How I discovered I was an asshole.

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