Our Favorite Posts Of Last Week (May 19, 2019)

Fixing the performance of your (probably broken) HTTP/2 deployment

Working HTTP/2 prioritization is critical for web performance. Even though most servers, content delivery networks (CDNs), and load balancers technically support HTTP/2 prioritization, it’s effectively broken and has no practical effect.
Link: https://conferences.oreilly.com/velocity/vl-ca/public/schedule/detail/74562
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Intuitive explanation of Learning to Rank (and RankNet, LambdaRank and LambdaMART)

RankNet, LambdaRank and LambdaMART are all what we call Learning to Rank algorithms. Learning to Rank (LTR) is a class of techniques that apply supervised machine learning (ML) to solve ranking problems. The main difference between LTR and traditional supervised ML is this:
Link: https://medium.com/@nikhilbd/intuitive-explanation-of-learning-to-rank-and-ranknet-lambdarank-and-lambdamart-fe1e17fac418
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US9031929B1 - Site quality score - Google Patents

This application claims the benefit under 35 U.S.C. §119(e) of U.S. Provisional Application Ser. No. 61/583,602, filed on Jan. 5, 2012 entitled “SITE QUALITY SCORE,” the entirety of which is hereby incorporated by reference.
Link: https://patents.google.com/patent/US9031929B1/en
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The New Moz Local Is on Its Way!

Exciting secrets can be so hard to keep. Finally, all of us at Moz have the green light to share with all of you a first glimpse of something we’ve been working on for months behind the scenes. Big inhale, big exhale...
Link: https://moz.com/blog/new-moz-local
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From a python project to an open source package: an A to Z guide

Excited about your python project? Do you want to share it with a wider audience? Packaging and publishing your package is a great way to get other people interested in your project. Here is a simple step by step guide to build and publish your first python package.
Link: https://medium.freecodecamp.org/from-a-python-project-to-an-open-source-package-an-a-to-z-guide-c34cb7139a22
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