SOURCE: Simply Hired

March 12, 2007 11:00 ET

Simply Hired Brings Job-a-matic Network to Over 600 Bloggers and Web Publishers in First Month

Bloggers Big and Small Can Now Make Money Through Easy-to-Use Job Site Technology

MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- March 12, 2007 -- Simply Hired ( today announced that over 600 customers have signed up for their Job-a-matic ( blogger and web publisher network since the product launched in February. Simply Hired is currently in discussions with several major blog and web publisher networks and will be formally launching partnerships with both Feedburner and Six Apart shortly.

"We have received an overwhelming response from bloggers and web publishers in every imaginable niche -- from technology to healthcare and lifestyle categories," stated Simply Hired CEO Gautam Godhwani. "It is refreshing to see how quickly people are getting their job sites set up, getting jobs posted and starting to make money, offering a valuable new service to their readers."

A sample of the categories and sites in the Job-a-matic network include:

Technology: (, GigaOm (, John Battelle's Searchblog (, Web Analytics Demystified (, Lockergnome (, Orbitcast (, Life Beyond Code (, Silicon Valley Watcher (

Entrepreneurship: How to Change the World (, StartUp Squad (

Education: Using Wiki in Education (, Teaching Jobs

Sports/Recreation: Motorcycle Jobs From the Knees (, Basketball Jobs, Backpacking Jobs

Business and Professional Services: Big Four Alumni (, Pop! PR Jots (, Future of Real Estate Marketing (

Healthcare: NurseTips (, Stem Cell Jobs, All About Forensic Science, Your Healthcare Career

Regional Listings: DC's Great Job Site, Michigan Business Directory, Florida Jobs, Philly Pharm Bio Blog, Inland Empire Job Board, New York City Jobs

Culture/Lifestyle: Ypulse (, SneakerBlogger (, Above the Life ( Bartending Jobs, Tattoo Artist Jobs

Entertainment: Cinema Minima (, Bridge to Hollywood, Jobs in Games

"In the short time I have had Job-a-matic on my site, I have been impressed with the number of paid job listings posted to my site and the incremental revenue that they provide," stated Eric Peterson of Web Analytics Demystified ( "But more importantly, it adds a valuable service to both the readers and recruiters that visit my site, matching the skills and interests of the community with the needs of the employers."

About Simply Hired, Inc.

With more than 5 million job listings and counting, Simply Hired ( is the world's largest search engine for jobs. We search thousands of sources, including job boards, newspaper and classified listings, and company websites. Our mission is to help people find their ideal jobs in the simplest way possible. Simply Hired has been lauded as one of the "50 Coolest Websites" by Time Magazine, declared "Best of the Web" by Business Week and celebrated as one of "50 Best New Websites" by PC World.

With Job-a-matic (, Simply Hired also enables online publishers to create turnkey job sites, and generate revenue from paid job listings. Simply Hired has raised $17.7M in funding from News Corporation's Fox Interactive Media, Foundation Capital, Garage Technology Ventures and individual investors. The company is privately held and is based in Mountain View, California.

Contact Information

  • Press and Media Inquiries:
    Lucas Mast
    Director of Marketing and Communications
    Simply Hired
    lucas [at]