• endorsements1

    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 “Endorse” button, sharing more than 10 billion skill endorsements with their connections. When LinkedIn first launched Endorsements, the goal was simple—to create a way to allow others to recognize people’s skills. While many people on...

  • 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 publishing experience on the LinkedIn Company Blog. LinkedIn is more than a means of making professional connections or finding a job—it’s also a vibrant community where members can share news, insights, and recommendations...

  • Serving Ads Beyond LinkedIn - Ad Diagram

    Serving Ads Beyond LinkedIn via Real-time Bidding

    September 1, 2016

    Coauthor: Peter Foldes, Yawen Wei Sponsored Content is a key component of LinkedIn’s marketing solution suite, and helps advertisers reach the right audience using comprehensive targeting options via company updates. Sponsored Content is a native ad shown in members’ feeds sharing a similar look, background, and font as other items in their feed. It is one of...

  • PhotonMLtutorial1

    Building Recommender Systems using Photon ML

    August 31, 2016

    On Aug. 15, 2016, the Machine Learning Algorithm team at LinkedIn gave a hands-on tutorial on how to build recommender systems using...

  • Writing Maintainable Integration Tests

    August 29, 2016

    In software development, writing integration tests is sometimes an afterthought. Many people think exclusively in terms of unit tests,...

  • WITbangalore3

    Recapping WomenConnect 2016 with WIT Bangalore

    August 26, 2016

    Our ongoing focus on improving the gender diversity of our employee​ base​ continues to ​​have meaningful impact, with​ gains in...