Select Website 

Recruitment Directory's Blog - Australia's #1 Recruitment Technology Blog!

Back to Menu Back to Menu

Facebook Advertising recap

Posted By: Thomas Shaw, 3:12pm Sunday 25 April 2010    Print Article

Forget fan pages, applications, and searching for user profiles. One of the easiest ways to get in front of users on Facebook is by using Facebook Ads.

I first looked at Facebook Advertising options back in Jan 2009 with a brief explanation of using Facebook Advertising and also some examples of job boards, employers and recruiters using PPC ads to target users.

Fast forward to Apr 2010 and many organisations are using Facebook for recruitment by embracing targeted advertising. Here is a selection of ads I have found over the past few days from job boards, employers, recruiters and training providers.

Recruitment




Education & Training




A recent report by Nielsen/Facebook titled "The Value of Social Media Ad Impressions" found that consumers trust their friends and peers more than anyone else when it comes to making a purchase decision. It’s critical that we understand advertising not just in terms of “paid” media, but also in terms of how “earned” media (advertising that is passed along or shared among to friends and beyond) and social advocacy contribute to campaigns.




Article URL: http://www.recruitmentdirectory.com.au/Blog/facebook-advertising-recap-a356.html

Article Tags: facebook.com facebook using facebook for recruitment facebook advertising recruitment advertising display ads ppc pay per click nielsen social media ad impressions social recruiting social recruitment

Comments Hide Comments (1)

Feel free to join in on the conversation. All comments are moderated before publishing. Comments posted by subscribers don't necessarily reflect the views of Recruitment Directory.

 Don Skinner (7:53pm Thursday 07 April 2011)

Interesting post. I am lead online consultant at Net Natives. One of our specialities is actually using Facebook business pages and Facebook advertising specifically for recruitng.

You can find loads of useful information on our blog.


Your Name: * Required
Your Email Address: * Required
Website URL:
Comments: * Required
Refresh
Enter the code you see in the image above (case sensitive). Click on the image to refresh it.
 


Back to Menu Back to Menu



Random Blog Articles

Cut the fat. CAPTCHA
Published: 11:32pm Monday 18 January 2010

SMS Job Alerts
Published: 7:00pm Tuesday 08 September 2009

Jobx vs Seek videos
Published: 2:01pm Friday 19 December 2008

Cut the fat. If you still use IE 6, it's time to upgrade
Published: 9:51pm Tuesday 25 May 2010

What will my job site look like on the iPad?
Published: 8:00am Tuesday 06 April 2010