3 Ways To Improve Medium’s Analytics Dashboard

Why is Medium’s analytics dashboard bad and what could be done to improve it?

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In 2015, Evan Williams, the creator of Medium, criticised the standard web traffic metric of unique visitors as “a highly volatile and meaningless number for what we’re trying to do.”¹ Eight years later, the primary metric for Medium’s analytics is views — which are almost as useless as unique visitors when Medium doesn’t allow us to be selective with the data.

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