It would be a lot easier to determine if this process is erroneous or if Medium is deliberately removing claps/payments if the parameters of the payment process were transparent and understood by all Medium writers, Medium Staff, Your Friends @ Medium?
Not sure if it’s a Medium glitch or the way they are updating/indexing their tables prior to…
A Maguire

I don’t put any stories behind the paywall at all and I’ve watched three stories drop in claps significantly — all starting today.

Who knows what they’ve got going on and the why behind it. It’d be interesting to see the response to this from Medium.