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Comparing with Careerleaf

The recent acquisition of by ZipRecruiter has many job boards owners looking at their options. To make the comparison easy, we’ve highlighted how stacks up against Careerleaf to help you understand what makes us different.

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Data OwnershipHosting your job board on its own secure instance

No splitting or sharing databases between customers

Placing your branding at centre-stage

You own your data, not us
Current Terms and Conditions is silent on ownership of job seeker resumes and customer data.

Termination clause doesn’t provide for taking your data with you

Impact of purchase by ZipRecruiter is unknown
Set-UpYou complete a solution set-up form and we’ll configure your job board with:

The logos, colour scheme, and images you send us

Custom job categories, position types, and candidate profile fields to match your niche

Standard domain & SSL/TLS

Up to 2 Standard Job Backfills using XML or real-time API (Neuvoo, Indeed, ZipRecruiter, JobG8, Jobs2Careers, Careerbliss). Additional feed set-up is extra.

Your products and custom pricing

Standard static page templates

Basic SEO set-up

Our advice based on years of experience and best practices
Do it all yourself
Job Backfills & Feed IntegrationsBackfill and feed integrations include: Indeed ZipRecruiter JobG8 Neuvoo Jobs2Careers Careerbliss

Custom Feeds

Social media sign up/login integrations: LinkedIn, Facebook

Content management integrations: WordPress, WP Bakery
Backfill and feed integrations include: Indeed, ZipRecruiter
Design CustomizationWordPress-powered Content Management System to manage pages, blogs, and news sections

Drag & Drop Page Editing for WordPress

Customize homepage and sidebar widgets

Customize colours, logos, images, and messaging

Customize header and footer navigation

Apply custom CSS for a truly unique look and feel
Limited, proprietary content management system

Limited, proprietary customization of colours and branding
SEOGoogle for Jobs Compatibility

Job Category Pages

Location Pages

Yoast SEO integration for optimizing pages, customizing taxonomies, and editing web page meta titles and descriptions

WordPress page editing for URLs and Page Titles

Industry-leading WordPress-powered blogging and content management

Human-readable URL structure

Google Analytics Integration

Google Search Console Integration

Mobile-Responsive Design

SEO Services Available
Google for Jobs Compatibility

Automated, non-customizable

SEO controls

Non-standard blogging platform
Free/Low-cost all-in-one Marketing Automation & CRM IntegrationAgileCRM IntegrationNone
Tools for EmployersJob Posting with configuration options for application method

Featured Job Posts

Company Profile pages with rich media

Featured Employer listings

Candidate Search

Customizable monetization

Resume downloads

Assign candidates to jobs or talent pools

Saved searches*

Archiving candidates*

Employer Dashboard with views and application stats for every job

Applicant Tracking

Screening Questions

Shortlisting & Rating Tools

Direct Candidate Messaging

Rejection emails

Add and share notes about candidates

Multiple users per employer account

Multiple companies or employer brands per account (great for recruiters!)
Job Posting

Company Profile Pages

Resume/Profile Search
Reporting & AnalyticsBuilt-in web analytics

Google Analytics integration

Tracking code insertion to use other external analytics or marketing tools

Webmaster Tools Integration

Built-in Reports

Activity Summary: views and applications by date

Job Posting Report: # of jobs posted by date, can be defined per employer

Profile Views Report: # of profile visit & # of unlocked profiles by date, can be defined by employer

Visitor Summary Report: total visits and unique visitors, by date

eCommerce Revenue Report: # of transactions and total revenue, by date – can be defined by employer and/or by product sold

Job Application Summary Report: # of job views and applications by date, can be defined by employer

Job Alerts Sign-up Report: # of job alert email signups, by date

User Activities Report: average visit duration and bounce rate, by date
Google Analytics

Talk to Careerleaf

If you’re ready to grow your job board with the help of Careerleaf as your technology partner, get in touch. You can request more information, access a demo, or have us call you for a quick chat.