Feed Personalization Articles

  • Feed-Storylines-LinkedIn

    Bringing Storylines to Your Feed

    March 22, 2017

    Coauthors: Alexandre Patry, Diego Buthay One of the responsibilities of the LinkedIn Feed team is to deliver news and information in the most efficient way possible for today’s professionals. Tackling this challenge for LinkedIn’s more than 467 million members in a noisy, information-saturated environment poses unique challenges in search, scale, and relevance...

  • FollowFeed: LinkedIn's Feed Made Faster and Smarter

    March 31, 2016

    Coauthors: Swapnil Ghike, Shubham Gupta The feed is the default landing experience for LinkedIn’s members. It helps them discover the most relevant content, read original views from people that matter to them, and take part in unique conversations about things they care about. Dozens of LinkedIn products feature custom feed experiences which are all powered by a...

  • Making Your Feed More Relevant – Part 2: Relevance models and features

    March 15, 2016

    This is a follow up post to Making Your Feed More Relevantthat provided introductory background on the feed system at LinkedIn. In this post we will dive deep into relevance models and features. We use many metrics for assessing the engagement level that the feed provides. Below are a few such metrics: Interactions: number of clicks, likes, comments, follows,...

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    Making Your Feed More Relevant – Part I

    November 17, 2015

    The LinkedIn feed is the sorted list of updates displayed to our members when they log in to Linkedin.com or use the mobile app. Feed...

  • LinkedIn Feed: Faster with Less JVM Garbage

    December 2, 2014

    At LinkedIn, a mid-tier service called feed-mixer serves feeds for all of our members across many distribution channels including our...