Product Design Articles

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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 decision about accepting a new job opportunity. What are the values of the company? Does the role fit my skillset? Is there growth trajectory? How long is my commute going to be? What are the benefits? Who would I be working with?...

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    New Analytics for Sharing on LinkedIn: See Who’s Viewed Your Post

    November 1, 2016

    Coauthor: Bharath Kumarasubramanian   If you’re sharing content on LinkedIn, you’re positioning yourself as a thought leader among the largest group of professionals assembled on the web. With more than 460 million members, LinkedIn is the place you want to be to share your expertise and discuss issues that matter to you with other like-minded professionals. But...

  • Building Conversion Tracking at LinkedIn

    September 29, 2016

    Additional coauthors:  Ryan Tecco, Paul Bergeron, Prapti Sen Advertisers want to know what happens after a LinkedIn member sees an ad from one of LinkedIn's marketing opportunities. Do they lose interest? Do they close the browser and come back a few days later to sign up? Do they actually convert? With Conversion Tracking, we can finally answer these questions....

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    Rethinking Endorsements Infrastructure, Part 2: The New...

    September 15, 2016

    This is the second part in a series on how LinkedIn has evolved the Endorsements feature. Part 1 of the series, which discusses the...

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    Rethinking Endorsements Infrastructure, Part 1

    September 9, 2016

    If you’ve used LinkedIn, you likely know about Endorsements. Tens of millions of professionals around the world have pressed the...

  • LinkedIn and Quill for Publishing

    The Story Behind LinkedIn’s New Publishing Platform

    September 8, 2016

    Editor's note: To read Jacob's post on the native LinkedIn publishing platform, click here. You can also read more about the revamped...