Design Articles

  • Joann Wu

    You may have seen that we recently made some changes to LinkedIn Today, our social news product. We’ve not only made the product easier to navigate, we’ve completely re-imagined the look and feel, so you can get quicker access and customized ways to consume the news that matters most to you. One of the key design principles that drove the approach for the visual change was to simplify the experience; creating an elegant, delightful and customized experience for news…

  • Anita Lillie

    Ed. note: This belongs to our blog series on the genesis and thinking behind the design of LinkedIn’s features. Check out similar posts here. A month ago we launched our Groups Statistics dashboard to help our users learn more about LinkedIn Groups. In today’s post, I’ll delve into a few of the design decisions that made the product what it is today. Genesis of the project I came to work at LinkedIn because of the enormous potential we have with data. We can provide…

  • Frank Yoo

    This belongs to our blog series on the genesis and thinking behind the design of LinkedIn’s features. Check out similar posts here. – Ed.  Two months ago we launched a brand new LinkedIn Mobile experience, and the response has been amazing. Given that we totally re-imagined the design of our app, we thought it would be interesting to look back and share some of the thinking that shaped the final product. A Fresh Start Though the legacy design provided much utility over…

  • Frank Yoo

    LinkedIn Today, our social news product, launched on March 10th both on our website as well as a standalone feature – News – on our iPhone App…

  • Nico Posner

    Over the past years, we have shared with our members ways to manage the right levels of privacy and security on LinkedIn. Since then, we’ve heard loud and…

  • Sarah Alpern

    Towards the end of last year, my colleague Esteban announced the full roll out of our latest people search tool – “Faceted Search”. I’d like to…