Recruiters have to rethink their mobile Apply with Linkedin button. As of August 1st, LinkedIn is only providing access to their existing Profile REST API, and will no longer support the famous simple “Apply with LinkedIn” plug in.
The Apply with LinkedIn plugin was a nice and easy way for recruiters and their developers to enable job seekers to apply for jobs, especially on mobile websites, using the information on their LinkedIn profile to apply for their next perfect job.
Uploading resumes through mobile devices has been a difficult feature, and it is becoming more significant as the data shows a growing number of job seekers utilizing their smartphones [...]
Okay, so you are in probably in one of these five categories:You have no desire to use LinkedIn, you have a job and don’t want to switch jobs or use it solely for networking purposes. You are looking for work or wanting to possibly switch jobs: you don’t understand the benefits of how/why LinkedIn trumps other job search engines in its effectiveness in finding work, and you haven’t really given it too much thought or researched the subject. You created a LinkedIn profile because your friend told you to, and you have about 5 connections on the site and never use it. You see the benefits of LinkedIn and are occasionally looking for work, but are having challenges in [...]