It's hard to tell for how long
I also found that indexing of posts being terrible overall.
A self-hosted blog however, you know it will last!
It's possible to find its content in a search engine.
It only costs a little money per year for the domain name but that's it.
Maybe because of the social media aspects and because I like my audience (you) I'm much more inclined to write things here than on a
On I just write, publish and.. done! It's that quick and easy. And later I re-read and correct if needed, instead of proofreading too much like I do otherwise.
Auto-importing these posts (when tagged with #supercurioBlog ) might be what I need to combine spontaneity and sustainability.