35 Actionable Tips to Grow Your Medium Blog

Ali Mese
Ali Mese
Jul 6, 2015 · 8 min read

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Medium is the MVP of your blog — Tweet this

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or you can send them to your other articles with a text like this:

Side Project Marketing Is the New King ← P R E V I O U S

N E X T → The Consumer Isn’t A Moron

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Send a letter to the inboxes of all the people who follow your publication. ✓ Try getting a custom domain for your publication (just like you are reading this post on my own domain) ✓ Get feedback before publishing your story ✓ Feature a story on your Medium profile ✓ Import any of your writing into Medium ✓ Embed Medium anywhere

8 MORE QUICK TACTICS:

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This post is part of a series of stories that explore growth marketing strategies that actually work.1. Long-term thinking is most powerful when everything is falling apart
Lessons from founders who built their empires over the last decade
2. Side Project Marketing Is the New King
When blogging takes ages & ads no longer work.
3. How I Got 6.2 Million Pageviews and 144,920 Followers
A 16-min guide to growth.
4. When One Upvote Is Worth a Thousand Visitors
The game-changing shift from disconnected web sites to centralized networks.
5. The Truth about Blogging
Starting a blog on Medium vs. a Wordpress website.
6. 35 Actionable Tips to Grow Your Medium Blog
Little known ways to make your content stand out.
7. Finding Side Project Ideas
A practical approach to how to come up with side project ideas.

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Ali Mese

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Ali Mese

Founder/Owner: Start it up + Curious + Geek Culture. I also write essays that help you get smarter at building your thing https://GrowthSupply.com

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Ali Mese

Written by

Ali Mese

Founder/Owner: Start it up + Curious + Geek Culture. I also write essays that help you get smarter at building your thing https://GrowthSupply.com

The Startup

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