MoocRec.com: Massive open online courses recommender system
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Massive open online courses (MOOCs) have recently gained a huge users' attention on the Web. They are considered as a highly promising form of teaching from leading universities such as Stanford and Berkeley. MoocRec.com is a web site that recommends courses to users so that, they can acquire those skills, that are expected from their ideal job posting. MoocRec's recommendation engine is based on Matrix Factorization (MF) model combined with Collaborative Filtering (CF) algorithm, which exploits information from external resources (i.e., users' skills, courses' characteristics, etc.) to predict course trends and to perform rating predictions according to them.