United Kingdom

Monster launches TalentBin in Ireland

Monster’s social recruitment tool, TalentBin, has launched in Ireland, six weeks after it was made available in the U.K.. The service claims to add up to another 100 million potential candidates for a position, in addition to the three million CVs stored by British and Irish job hunters. The new service is aimed at helping technology recruiters find ‘passive’ candidates, who...

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Nestoria buys FindProperly.co.uk

Lokku, the owner of Nestoria, announced it had acquired FindProperly.co.uk, a site which has been running for just over a year and allows people to search for real estate in London – not just by traditional price and location parameters, but also with ‘big data’ information on commute times, crime rates and air quality. In a final blog post on the site he founded, Peter...

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U.K. local news groups partner on national ad platform

Three of the big four U.K. local newspaper groups have come together to launch a single digital advertising platform called 1XL. Johnston Press, Local World, Newsquest and the majority of smaller, independent local newspaper companies will make a proportion of their inventory available on the platform, which will offer national advertisers access to 17.5 million unique users per month across 800...

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Trinity Mirror unveils digital-only local plans

Trinity Mirror has unveiled plans to go digital-only in parts of the ‘home counties’ of Berkshire and Surrey, which are traditionally viewed as affluent areas of the U.K.. The move will see seven print titles close. In Berkshire, the Reading Post, Wokingham & Bracknells Times and getreading will cease print publishing. In Surrey, the Surrey Herald, Surrey Times and Woking Informer...

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Jobsite wins top NORA award third time in a row

Jobsite won the award ‘Best Generalist Job Board’ for the third year in a row and the seventh time overall, and OnlyMarketingJobs, part of the Edge Global Media Group, won the award ‘Best Specialist Job Board’ for the fourth time (2010, 2011, 2013 and this year) at the 14th National Online Recruitment Awards (NORA) held in London this week. Jobsite, an Evenbase site, also won...

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AutoTrader.co.uk introduces single log-in for dealers

AutoTrader.co.uk today launched a single log-in for its auto dealer platform, where trade advertisers manage placements, glean data insights from their local markets and trade autos between one another. Its dealer platform has been up and running for several years, but today is the first time dealers have been able to use all available services seamlessly through a single log-in. The move...

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