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Don’t Give Your Stories a Shelf Life

Beware Guides to Writing ‘Successful’ Medium Stories — They Share 3 Fatal Flaws

Tons of creators are sharing the secrets to their successes on Medium via guides and tutorials, but there are three reasons to exercise extreme caution when following…

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9 min readFeb 20, 2024




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