Phenomenal Growth Positions Job.com as Top Gaining Internet Property
March 03, 2008
Fredericksburg, VA - March 3, 2008 - The fourth most visited career site on the Internet, Job.com, announced today that comScore Media Metrix, a leader in Internet audience measurements, released a monthly analysis ranking the career portal ninth out of the top ten gaining properties on the Internet. Measured by percentage change in unique visitors from December, 2007 to January, 2008, the analysis provided rankings based on the top 250 Internet properties in January 2008.
Job.com experienced a 59 percent increase in traffic in January, bringing in 5.6 million unique visitors to its site. With an average of two visits per visitor, the career portal acquired over eleven million visits to its career related site throughout the month.
"Our mission at Job.com has always been to connect candidates with top employers and recruiters throughout the U.S.," said Brian Alden, CEO of Job.com. "As we strive to drive more traffic to our site, we're continuing to provide our employers and recruiters with quality candidates searching for jobs in their industry and location on a daily basis." Alden added, "Additionally, our job seekers are finding true value in our growing number of job listings and recognize the convenience of having the best career resources from across the web, right at their fingertips."
New partnerships with companies who are "Best of the Best" in their career services segment have helped to attract over 51 million unique visitors to Job.com in 2007, according to comScore Media Metrix. Job.com had a 60% increase in unique visitor traffic in January of 2008 compared to January of 2007, and with new services and features constantly added to the site, Job.com's employers and recruiters will have no shortage of applications to review throughout the months ahead.
Job.com, headquartered in Fredericksburg VA is an online full service career portal that ranks as the 4th most visited career destination in the Career Services categoryfor the past 20 months, according to independent research conducted by comscore/Media Metrix. Job.com specializes in helping employers and recruiters hire qualified employees, while providing job seekers with a variety of career and job search enhancing services, products and resources. With over 8.7 million registered members, Job.com's candidates represent every state in the U.S. and come from 70 different disciplines ranging from IT to Sales to Executive Management. Whether you are an employer looking for a new hire, or a candidate looking to be hired, Job.com is dedicated to providing a unique experience with unparalleled service.