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5 Reasons I Don’t Write Listicles

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I know enough about SEO to understand the power of an engaging listicle. I get it—they’re easy to absorb, solve problems, and dominate the search rankings.

However, as a reader, I tend to avoid them, and, as a writer, I wouldn’t touch them with a barge pole. A cursory glance at anyone’s Medium…

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