Simply Hired Launches "Featured Jobs" Advertising Platform
Pay-Per-Click Job Advertising Takes Off With Over 1 Million Featured Jobs
Mountain View, CA – Monday, September 25, 2006– Simply Hired, the world’s largest search engine for jobs, today launched its new Featured Jobs service, an advertising platform that allows talent seekers to give added visibility to their job listings via premium placement. Featured Jobs are highlighted along the top and bottom of relevant search result pages and are priced per click.
"Talent seekers have enthusiastically embraced Simply Hired as a way to drive qualified candidates to their job listings," said Gautam Godhwani, chief executive officer of Simply Hired. “We’re launching this new service with more than one million Feature Jobs from key partners – a clear indication of the tremendous interest in this targeted advertising opportunity."
Simply Hired’s Featured Jobs advertisers include large job boards such as Career Builder, Dice and Employment Guide, as well as niche boards such as Diversity Inc. and LawJobs.com.
By promoting their job listings on Simply Hired, employers, recruiters and job boards gain exposure to millions of unique job seekers a month. Featured Jobs will also be syndicated to Simply Hired’s partner sites including LinkedIn and MySpace.
Parties wishing to advertise their job listings on Simply Hired may contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
About Simply Hired, Inc.
With more than 5 million job listings and counting, Simply Hired (www.SimplyHired.com) is the world's largest search engine for jobs. We search thousands of sources, including large and small job boards, newspaper and classified listings, and company websites. Our mission is to help people find their ideal jobs in the simplest way possible.
Simply Hired has been named one of the "50 Coolest Websites 2005" by Time Magazine, Business Week's "Best of the Web," PC World's "50 Best New Websites," and the "Next Net 25" by Business 2.0.
Simply Hired has raised $17.7M in funding from News Corporation's Fox Interactive Media, Foundation Capital, Garage Technology Ventures and individual investors. The company is privately held and is based in Mountain View, California.