Month: June 2009

Recent portfolio additions

By Dave Haygarth   June 30, 2009  
Quite a few things turned out live recently - ranging from tiny but efficient micro-sites to full-blown recruitment websites. It's been busy, but fun - as usual... Some highlights: Another Recruitment Website using our FXRecruiter system for Hamilton Energy Recruitment Consultants RDR Specialists - microsite for The Consulting Consortium who want to specialise in RDR Training Redesign of the Craven & Murray Designer Spectacles optician website Microsite for The Works, for an industry salary survey. Content-managed website for the IP Federation. View more, as usual, in the portfolio.

Recruiters: Online marketing during the recession?

By Dave Haygarth   June 10, 2009  
Alex Strang of HB RIDA has written a thoughtful and interesting article regarding online marketing during these tough times. Improving your own web site's performance reduces your reliance on the job boards and leads to lower (or at least more controllable) marketing spend. By online marketing, we mean SEO, Email Marketing (newsletters and job alerts) and XML/RSS data feeds to job search engines -- anything that gets your jobs in front of prospective candiates. These solutions do not have to be expensive, especially compared to more traditional forms of advertising; and they are certainly more measurable. I'm a little biased, but Alex - I couldn't agree more! Read on...