What does Algorithm mean?

The term Algorithm refers to a set of instructions to be followed by a computer in calculations or other problem-solving operations. It is commonly used for data processing, calculation, and other computer and web-related operations. An Algorithm is responsible for determining what information is displayed on the web, typically based on user behavior.


For example, Google uses an algorithm to deliver search results, Amazon uses one to recommend products, and Spotify to deliver customized playlists.