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colinwalker
colinwalker
Medium has gone the way of Twitter and Facebook. Literally. Gone. I deleted my account last night. Unlike the blue two, however, I exported my data before deletion - not that I had anything to export with the others. In the year between leaving Google+ and rebooting my blog it... colinwalker.blog
hjertnes
hjertnes

@colinwalker I never got into Medium, probably a good thing.

colinwalker
colinwalker

@hjertnes There’s some good stuff on there but none of it will be mine any more. And, of course, you don’t need an account to read any of it as long as you don’t mind being nagged about signing up all the time.

hjertnes
hjertnes

@colinwalker Yes, of course there are a lot of awesome stuff over there. But I never got why the people who write over there have their own site.

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colinwalker
colinwalker

@hjertnes For me it was a case of right place, right time. I’d grown bored of my own blog and (foolishly) thought a new platform might solve my problems. Medium and Svbtle both appeared around the same time and I tried both but Medium stuck more because of the network effect.