Shine.com, HT’s job portal claims to have reached the milestone of 2 million users (within 10 months of launch) – with 82% of registered candidates having more than 2 years of experience (and over 10% of regd. base is comprised of candidates from Grade A schools) – more
Shine’s traffic, on the other hand seems to decline (they invested heavily on advertisement) – so sustenance seems to be a big challenge.
Moreover, the most important thing about job portals is surely not about the number of registered users – there is no point in building another naukri/timesjobs – after all, there is a big room left in ‘Career’ space – while most of the job sites are still talking about ‘jobs’.
What’s your opinion?