You’re right. I don’t know your motives. But you definitely don’t know mine.
You seem to labor under the assumption that I am suggesting that everyone on Medium wants her or his posts to go viral. If you read all the way through, you should know that’s not true.
I’m talking about about people who are not honest with themselves about their motives. Whether or not you are one of those people, I don’t presume to know. Only you know.