I’ve genuinely never had a single story of mine that was curated perform better because of it. In fact there’s been times it gets curated and then seemingly dies on a vine. If they want to improve curation and distribution they should consider sharing the prime real estate on the news feed with us regular folks who dont make it into Medium owned publications.
And why in the world does Ev Williams have a publication with posts behind a paywall?
Is he hard up for cash?