Talent Acquisition

Who is Winning the Social Media Talent War?

The talent war on social media is fierce – but which network is winning? This infographic (from Recruit Loop) has all the answers.


  • Facebook has the biggest talent pool, with 1.06 billion active monthly users, whereas Twitter has 500 million and LinkedIn has 200 million.
  • 89% of recruiters have made a hire through LinkedIn.
  • Google is the most desirable company to work with in 2013, and has one of the biggest Twitter followings too.
  • Defence Jobs Australia is the YouTube company career channel with the most amount of views – over 5 million.
  • There are other tools available – such as Instagram, Pinterest and Google+ – each with millions of users.

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Social Media Talent War

By Laurence Hebberd