Thanks, it never occurred to me that you could delete an article, make some changes and republish it.
I’ve been writing fairly regularly over the last 4 or 5 months on Medium and do most of your suggestions — image citation, Title Text, tags, writing on popular topics. I’ve never had any article of mine curated.
One thing you mention that I hadn’t thought of is making it more obvious how my article might apply to a group of people. That’s worth considering.
Still searching for the secret sauce,