Who says craigslist does not know a thing about economic competition?
Craigslist recently risked the ire of its user base by instituting certain posting fees in limited commercial instances. Craigslist is letting the “community” know, however, that it is getting its money’s worth at craigslist.
Below is the craiglsist jobs board value proposition case put forth by craigslist, at craigslist.According to craigslist, a job posting at craigslist costs $75 in San Francisco, $25 in five major cities and is free in all other cities, while job postings at CareerBuilder and Monster cost $359 and $395, respectively.
Craigslist puts forth traffic data showing a trouncing of Monster and CareerBuilder and competitive conversion ratios.