Indeed Leads Job Boards In Job Search Category While Monster Leads In Employment-Related Advice Per comScore
More people were online in January (2013) looking for jobs according to comScore. Online job boards/job search sites saw an overall 24% increase with 28 million visitors during the month.
Indeed.com continued to lead the online job board/job search category with 17.3 million visitors (up 29%). CareerBuilder was number 2 in the job search category with 9.6 million visitors (up 20%), followed by Monster with 9.1 million visitors (up 32%) and SimplyHired with 4.7 million visitors (up 40%).
People using job sites for career advice and other employment-related resources saw a 15% increase in January with a total of 59.7 million visitors during the month. For vocational-related advice, Monster, Inc. was number one with 25 million visitors (up18%), followed by CareerBuilder, LLC and Indeed, tied with 20.7 million visitors each (CareerBuilder trending up by 7%, while Indeed increased their traffic by 38%). In fourth place, in the vocational advice category was About.com Jobs and Careers with 6.4 million visitors (up 44%).