Votes are not directly proportional to how much SOL your content earns.
There is no follow system on Sola. When you prioritise a user, it raises the chances for you to receive more content from that user.
It is pointless to keep voting each other or keep asking each other for votes if you yourself are not creating any content.
"DO NOT* spam cards of other users with such requests. Such content gets Reported, and the user who is spamming may face restrictions or ban.
HOW TO EARN SOL?
Create good content, creative content, original content. Talk with the community. Get to know them. Post something about yourself. Post something about community you are from. Post something about your culture. Don't just post pictures! Write what that picture is about.
If you want to earn SOL, you have to make a little bit of effort. Write!