Craigslist vs. Monster vs. CareerBuilder

Summary:Where do you look for a job?

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.
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Topics: IT Employment

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A former ZDNet blogger, Donna Bogatin is the founder of online directional media properties VIPOffers.com and UrbanSavings.com. In addition to her own ventures, Donna has been advising companies on Web-based business development since 1997, when she created and led an "Internet For Entrepreneurs" workshop for the Small Business Administra... Full Bio

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