Is Medium’s Algorithm Finally Getting Better?

My heart says no but my head screams yes.

Alvin Ang
Alvin Ang
Nov 15, 2021 · 3 min read
The Scream by Edvard Munch, 1893. Photograph: Granger Historical Picture Archive

If you’ve been reading my work for any length of time, you’ll know I am a vocal critic of Medium’s relational model.

I, as well as a score of other writers, have seen our views divebomb off a cliff when Medium’s algorithm changed. It’s gotten so bad that plenty of us have quit. I’ve written…