I also had my highest views to date in Oct.
Medium is the shit. I’ve been writing for 4 years. I’ve been on the Huffington Post, Thought Catalog, Elite Daily, and guest posted in dozens of other sites. Nothing compares to Medium. I am making a long bet on Medium lasting. Not only that, the membership model looks like its working. Now, writers can make $$ without having to peddle stuff they don’t believe in. I’ve written books, have a small coaching side biz, done affiliate marketing, and my top revenue source on an MRR basis is Medium.