I Have 2,000+ Followers on Medium and Only Make $30 a Month

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I first joined Medium in 2013 when the platform was only starting to emerge. For me, it was honestly just fun to be able to publish somewhere that wasn’t on my own measly blog. It was nice to know that there was a larger potential for more people to actually read the things I wrote.

Eventually, I became a paid Medium member about two and a half years ago. This…