Here’s Exactly Why Your Writing Tanked in November
No, it’s not Medium’s fault
When you analyze what articles worked in November, you see that 50% of the top 20 articles were about politics. That’s right, 10 out of 20 were about the USA’s presidential elections.
There’s a really simple lesson here: to get a top-performing article, you have to write about what people are currently reading.
Did you write about politics last month? No? Well, if you wanted to succeed, that’s what you should have done. Failing that, you should…