Product Design Articles

  • LinkedInLite1

    LinkedIn Lite: A Lightweight Mobile Web Experience

    March 22, 2018

    The opportunity in India India is a mobile-first country, with 71% of the population having only a mobile internet connection and accessing the internet only via mobile.  Also, 85% of the mobile population accesses the internet on an Android device, with UCWeb being the preferred browser of choice followed by Chrome and Opera respectively. LinkedIn India has...

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    Search Federation Architecture at LinkedIn

    March 14, 2018

    Co-authors: Yi Shen, Claire Liu, and Ali Mohamed Introduction: A brief history of Search Federation at LinkedIn Almost every part of LinkedIn contains data that needs to be discoverable by our members or customers. Use cases range from a member looking up a news article posted by someone in their network to a recruiter looking for candidates on the platform. One...

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    Trends in AI for Online Education: Recommending Micro-Content for Micro-Learning

    January 25, 2018

    Editor’s Note: Shivani Rao is a Senior Applied Researcher on the LinkedIn Learning Relevance team, where she works on applications of recommendation systems to online learning. She recently spoke at the RE•WORK Women in Machine Intelligence Dinner in San Francisco on the topic of micro-learning and other emerging trends in applied AI in the field of online...

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    Now You See Me, Now You Don’t: LinkedIn’s Real-Time...

    January 12, 2018

    Co-authors: Akhilesh Gupta and Meng Lay   Have you ever wondered how those green online indicators (or “presence indicators”) that are...

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    The Statistical Modeling System Powering LinkedIn Salary

    December 19, 2017

    Co-authors: Krishnaram Kenthapadi, Stuart Ambler, Xi Chen, Yiqun Liu, Liang Zhang, and Deepak Agarwal Introduction For most job...

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    Building Smart Replies for Member Messages

    October 24, 2017

    Primary authors: Jeff Pasternack (Machine Learning), Nimesh Chakravarthi (Product Engineering) Coauthors: Adam Leon, Nandeesh...