Product Design Articles

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    Serving Top Comments in Professional Social Networks

    September 20, 2017

    Co-authors: Divye Kapoor, Zheng Li, and Pujita Mathur Introduction As a professional social network serving more than 500 million worldwide members, LinkedIn is the premier destination for professional conversations. We have a wide variety of posts that attract significant engagement, and some of these posts go viral. These posts attract likes and comments in...

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    Creating Video Sharing on LinkedIn

    August 23, 2017

    When we set out to build the new native video experience, we knew several things needed to occur in order to ensure a successful launch. First, video sharing needed to be seamlessly integrated into our product experience for members. Millions of members post every week on LinkedIn, and we wanted posting video to fit within their existing site experience, so we...

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    Scaling Contextual Conversation Suggestions Over 500 Million Members

    August 14, 2017

    Co-authors: Haiyang Liu, Siva Sooriyan, Birjodh Tiwana, Kinjal Basu, and Shaunak Chatterjee   LinkedIn Messaging is our conversation platform that enables meaningful, professional conversations between our members. We recently launched a new messaging experience that allows members to start and continue a conversation from any page on LinkedIn desktop, and then...

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    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...

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    Personalized Recommendations in LinkedIn Learning

    December 6, 2016

    Coauthors: Shivani Rao, Gungor Polatkan We recently launched LinkedIn Learning, an online learning platform that enables students and...

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    Bringing Salary Transparency to the World

    November 2, 2016

    This blog post was updated on June 15, 2017 Coauthor: Santosh Kumar Kancha There are any number of different factors that go into a...