51 – Medium

A further rise up the list – this time up 22 places

Medium is a place to read, write, and interact with the stories that matter most to you.

Website: medium.com
Cost: Free.
Availability: Online

Top 100 Tools for Personal & Professional Learning 2019: 33
Top 100 Tools for Workplace Learning 2019: 
Top 100 Tools for Higher Education 2019: 

Past Overall Rankings
2018:  73.  2017: 147    2016: 147    2015: –    2014: –     2013: –
2012: –      2011: –         2010: –        2009: –     2008: –     2007: –


Comments from some of those who selected Medium as one of their Top 10 Tools in 2019

“I enjoy Medium because of the access it gives me to different authors and ideas. I also appreciate the clean interface design as it makes reading so easy! While not specifically about L&D, I find a lot of ideas that I bring back to my work.” Head of Risk Skills, Australia

“To read fresh information from practitioners” Designer and Design Thinking Teacher, France

“Whatever the topic I’m researching, I always find interesting and useful articles here.” L&D Practitioner, Spain

Previous comments

“I love the design of Medium. I think it’s a masterclass in how presentation can make or break your content engagement. And I like the posts it suggests for me.” Taryl Law, 2018

“Very comprehensive site for finding articles, blog posts, contents are well arranged with labels, many key people write over there.”  Miguel Canas, Spain