Medium, Please Change to a One-Click “Like” System—or at least to a Five!

If I could change one thing about Medium, it would be the insane fifty-click system for “liking” articles. I understand a writer’s pay was once based on the number of clicks each person gave a post. I also understand that’s no longer true.

We’re stuck with a system that no one agrees on.

Does one click mean you actually like something or you think it’s okay or you dislike it?

Does ten clicks mean you really like something, or that you think one click is…

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Will Shetterly

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