This hits the mark Sinem Günel. I use this strategy to help our new writers and this win-win collaboration works wonders. Cross-pollination on Medium is a key success factor. You provided practical advice stemming from your invaluable experience. My only addition to your great points would be focusing on fans of your work rather than anonymous followers.

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