A good digest of how Facebook’s newsfeed algorithm has changed over the years.

A good digest of how Facebook’s newsfeed algorithm has changed over the years.:

100,000 factors seems… peculiar.

EdgeRank, Facebook’s original News Feed ranking system, is dead. Facebook hasn’t used the word internally for about two-and-a-half years. That’s when the company began employing a more complex ranking algorithm based on machine learning.

- Max Tatton-Brown

August 16th, 2013