John Mueller from Google said Google's algorithms doesn't give a benefit to a site that produces more content, more frequently than other sites. He said on Twitter , "a site isn't a machine that pumps out content at a fixed rate. Well, it shouldn't be :-)."
Yea, having more unique and quality content gives you more opportunities to rank well in search. But just because you publish 10 new pages per day and your competitor does 1 new page per week, it doesn't mean you will rank better for the same keywords because you publish more.
Here are the tweets:
Nope. A site isn't a machine that pumps out content at a fixed rate. Well, it shouldn't be :-).— John ☆.o(≧▽≦)o.☆ (@JohnMu) March 6, 2018