Why Paragraph

Paragraph vs Medium

Paragraph is the easiest way to create a web3 newsletter. Don't leave it up to algorithms to put your content in front of your readers - instead, truly own your audience.

See how Paragraph compares to Medium.

Feature comparison

Web3 functionality

Business feature comparison
FeatureMedium Paragraph
NFT-based memberships
NoYes
Off-platform benefits for your members
NoYes
Token-gated newsletters
NoYes
Multi-community token-gating
NoYes
Permanent & uncensorable storage
NoYes

Web2 functionality

Business feature comparison
FeatureMedium Paragraph
Build your own audience - receive payments directly from your readers NoYes
Multiple writers
NoYes
Subscribe embed
NoYes
Sub-newsletters
NoYes
Tagging & post organization
NoYes
Markdown NoYes

Performance

Business feature comparison
FeatureMedium Paragraph
Statically generated YesYes
Instantaneous navigation NoYes
Lighthouse Score 5099
Avg page load time >1s200ms
Accessible without Javascript YesYes
SEO optimized YesYes

Pricing

Business feature comparison
FeatureMedium Paragraph
How to earn money Some amount based on reading timeFrom membership sales

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