I’ll be happy to support them the day any of those stories offer value, Edel Quinn.
So far, none have.
Writing such pieces is the quickest way to make bank because writing about writing is a thing after all.
I sometimes do it but it’s never Medium-specific. However, my beef is that this garbage drowns out interestingness so there’s definitely an element of frustration involved in having to wade through all this.
I’m sure there’s an engineering fix for that, such as giving users the ability to block a particular tag, only I don’t believe it exists yet…