Here are the official final rankings for the 2014 (8th Annual) JobMob Guest Blogging Contest:

Points = unique visitors + *bonus points earned.

Latest update: September 10th, 2014

Rank

Points

Period

Blogger

Article

1 5059 13.08-20.08 Dorothy Tannahill-Moran Introverts’ Guide to a Smooth Job Search
2 2417 05.08-12.08 Fatemah Mirza Keyword Research: All Job Seekers Need to Know
3 1618 23.07-30.07 Tony Deblauwe The Secret to Boosting Your Reputation Online
4 1167 18.08-25.08 Ibro Palic How to Find Jobs in The Digital Economy
5 975 02.09-09.09 Bless Vaidian 5 Job Search Tools You’re Not Using
6 963 01.09-08.09 Paula R. Stern Top Interviewing Skills to Use In Job Interviews
7 733 28.07-04.08 Lavie Margolin 7 Must Read Job Interview Answers for College Grads
8 638 22.07-29.07 Steve P. Brady The Jobseeker Mindset: It’s All About Hustle
9 619 11.08-18.08 Tabitha Flack How Your Resume Buzzwords Get You Rejected
10 528 29.07-05.08 Tara Goodfellow How To Make Job Search More Fun Than a Root Canal
11 491 06.08-13.08 Neil O’Donnell 5 Job Interview Tips for First-time Job Seekers
12 452 21.08-28.08 Sharon Sayler How To Be Irresistible In Interviews
13 448 04.08-11.08 Beth Cambell Duke 3 Great Ways To Numb Your Networking Anxiety
14 413 12.08-19.08 Katherine Burik How To Avoid Scary Job Interviews
15 324 31.07-07.08 Dana Manciagli High Heels Are Overrated and Three Working Women Myths
16 323 14.08-21.08 Jamie Scuka How Job Interviews Are Like First Dates
17 307 30.07-06.08 Yolanda Stafurik 3 LinkedIn Job Search Basics For Targeting Companies
18 292 19.08-26.08 Joey Trebif How To Evaluate New Job Offers
19 246 25.08-01.09 Karin Hurt 7 Steps to Convince Your Boss to Promote You
20 135 20.08-27.08 Yinka Olaito How To Use Personal Branding To Shine Bright
21 118 07.08-14.08 George Verdolaga 3 Effective Tactics to Get The Job You Want Job Faster
22 76 27.08-03.09 Ryan Biddulph 5 Tips To Use Blogging To Attract Recruiters
23 74 26.08-02.09 Stephan Wiedner Do You Have This Moneymaking Personality Trait?

*Bonus points

Earned by submitting a contest entry as soon as possible after the contest announcement on July 1st:

  • Steve P. Brady – 500
  • Tony Deblauwe – 350
  • Lavie Margolin – 500
  • Tara Goodfellow – 250
  • Yolanda Stafurik – 125
  • Dana Manciagli – 100
  • Beth Campbell Duke – 350
  • Fatemah Mirza – 350
  • Neil O'Donnell – 350
  • Tabitha Flack – 300
  • Katherine Burik – 225
  • Dorothy Tannahill-Moran – 150
  • Ibro Palic – 50
  • Paula R. Stern – 200


Here are the official final rankings for the 2013 (7th Annual) JobMob Guest Blogging Contest:

Latest update: October 24th, 2013

Rank

Visitors

Period

Blogger

Article

1 1,317 17.09-24.09 Donna Sweidan What’s New, Hot and Hidden on LinkedIn
2 1,284 02.09-09.09* Bless Vaidian 5 Things HR Wants You To Know
3 1,050 01.08-08.08 Lavie Margolin 7 Bad Pieces of Job Search Advice To Ignore
4 1,046 05.08-12.08 Joey Trebif 8 Reasons Why You Won’t Be Hired (And How To Get Past Them)
5 648 07.10-14.10 Ibro Palic How To Get Jobs At Startups
6 499 14.08-21.08 Aadi Reddy Sex, Facebook and 21 Things That Can Get You Fired
7 432 26.08-02.09 Rebecca Rachmany Why You Shouldn’t Be Looking For A Job
8 339 27.08-03.09 Alina Jingan In Your 20s? Focus More on Time Than Moneymaking
9 326 11.09-18.09 Stephan Wiedner How to Get a Second Interview: Not What You Think
10 260 15.10-22.10 Maria Elena Duron 5 Ways To Exude Professionalism With Your Personal Brand
12 245 06.08-13.08 Kate Baggott 4 Critical Lessons Your Grandparents Taught You
11 211 01.10-08.10 Michel Neray Playing With Fire With Your Personal Brand
13 197 12.09-19.09 Todd Porter How A Resume Works To Get You Hired
14 195 10.09-17.09 Soma Ghosh 4 Ways To Be Different On Your Job Search
15 155 03.09-10.09 Mark Anthony Dyson Good Grief! Listen to the Employer and Learn What They Value!
16 146 09.09-16.09* Ofra Kleinberger Riedrich How To Market Yourself For The Job Search or Dating Scenes
17 118 23.09-30.09 Zac Johnson Stop Making Other People Rich! Grow Your Own Brand
18 93 21.08-28.08 Recruiting Animal Generation Hogwash
19 63 13.08-20.08 Margie Cohen-Jackel Personal Branding Renegade: Why I Resist Labels

* There was a 5 hour outage on JobMob overnight on September 9th, and an extra 5 hours will be added in the final results.



Here are the final, official rankings for the 2012 (6th Annual) JobMob Guest Blogging Contest:

Latest update: September 27th, 2012

Rank

Visitors

Period

Blogger

Article

1 2,302 11.09-18.09 Chris Perry How To Keep Your LinkedIn Job Search Undetected While Currently Employed
2 1,845 07.08-14.08 Mildred Talabi Why You Should Reject LinkedIn Connection Requests
3 1,556 06.08-13.08 Bless Vaidian 3 Things You Must Do on Your Job Search
4 1,375 21.08-28.08 Hannah Morgan 50 Ways to Leave Your Job Search NOW
5 1,243 13.09-20.09 Donna Sweidan Become Your Own Job Creator in 10 Simple Steps
6 1,055 14.08-21.08 Lynn Tulip 15 Compelling Tips That Make Recruiters Froth
7 906 06.09-13.09 Joshua Waldman 2 Super Secret Job Search Ninja Techniques You’ve Never Heard Before
8 863 30.08-06.09 Yehoshua Paul 5 Ways To Have Fun With Your Resume
9 849 03.09-10.09 Recruiting Animal Why Recruiters Lie When Rejecting You
10 751 01.08-08.08 Dan Keller 5 Reasons Your Resume Will Never Get Read
11 729 05.09-12.09 Joseph Richards 7 Ways People Fail at Salary Negotiations
12 682 09.08-16.08 Elliot D. Lasson Top 5 Ways To Waste Your LinkedIn Account
13 612 12.09-19.09 Danielle McGaw Why A Facebook Page Is A Must For Job Seekers
14 573 02.08-09.08 Lavie Margolin 15 Reasons Why Job Openings Seem To Appear Forever
15 573 20.08-27.08 Marshall Karp The Worst Career Mistake You Can Make?
16 486 13.08-20.08 Tammy Paul 11 English Resume Writing Tips For Bilingual Job Seekers
17 393 17.09-24.09 Rosa Elizabeth Vargas How and Why You Must Be a Smart Job Search Networker
18 356 16.08-23.08 Chrissy Scivicque 4 Ways to Avoid Going Nuts During a Career Transition
19 284 10.09-17.09 Tahl Wilson A Recruiter’s Dilemma: Should I Add a Smiley or Not?
20 279 28.08-04.09 Roderick Lewis Counterpoint: Don’t Bother Applying For Jobs Online
21 276 29.08-05.09 Peggy McKee Why Your Job Search Sucks
22 234 08.08-15.08 Joey Trebif Why The First Step is Hardest For Career Success
23 230 27.08-03.09 Dean Giles Online Job Applications: All You Really Need To Know
24 142 15.08-22.08 David Deke How To Beat Your Bully Boss

Most shared article prize rankings

The leaders in each category are bolded in green:

Blogger

Period

Retweets

Likes

+1's

Emails

Dan Keller 01.08-08.08 199 30 30 12
Lavie Margolin 02.08-09.08 29 19 4 11
Bless Vaidian 06.08-13.08 58 295 7 56
Mildred Talabi 07.08-14.08 93 105 9 26
Joey Trebif 08.08-15.08 28 13 2 2
Elliot D. Lasson 09.08-16.08 54 13 3 11
Tammy Paul 13.08-20.08 40 41 2 16
Lynn Tulip 14.08-21.08 194 81 57 40
David Deke 15.08-22.08 20 7 0 1
Chrissy Scivicque 16.08-23.08 39 8 0 15
Marshall Karp 20.08-27.08 25 17 2 11
Hannah Morgan 21.08-28.08 193 83 14 35
Dean Giles 27.08-03.09 24 4 2 7
Roderick Lewis 28.08-04.09 13 14 5 39
Peggy McKee 29.08-05.09 55 105 66 44
Yehoshua Paul 30.08-06.09 36 85 16 25
Recruiting Animal 03.09-10.09 87 19 9 13
Joseph Richards 05.09-12.09 54 32 6 6
Joshua Waldman 06.09-13.09 64 29 4 62
Tahl Wilson 10.09-17.09 12 8 0 6
Chris Perry 11.09-18.09 92 44 4 253
Danielle McGaw 12.09-19.09 52 38 5 8
Donna Sweidan 13.09-20.09 87 122 7 102
Rosa Elizabeth Vargas 17.09-24.09 45 24 2 6


Here are the final, official rankings for the 2011 (5th Annual) JobMob Guest Blogging Contest:

Rank

Visitors

Period

Blogger

Article

1 1,798 12.09-19.09 Blessy Vaidian 10 Good Things To Do While Between Jobs
2 1,747 07.09-14.09 Donna Sweidan 7 Life-Changing Job Trends You Need to Know About
3 1,701 10.08-17.08 Danielle McGaw 10 Ways to Build a Killer Web Presence Without Social Networking
4 1,550 01.08-09.08* Hannah Morgan 10 Sure-fire Ways to Boost Your Job Search
5 1,403 25.08-01.09 Paula R. Stern Resume Objective Statements That Kill Your Hiring Prospects
6 1,289 05.09-12.09 Chandlee Bryan 3 Simple Ways to Get Resume Responses and Company Feedback
7 1,249 30.08-06.09 Lynn Tulip 10 Tricky Job Interview Questions and How to Answer Them
8 1,228 09.08-16.08 Chris Perry How to Master the 3 Moments of Truth for Job Seekers
9 824 17.08-24.08 Aliza Israel 10 Ironclad Reasons Why Job Seekers Must Use Social Media
10 776 04.08-12.08* Heather Krasna The Absolute 13 Best Websites for Job Researching Companies in the USA
11 763 29.08-05.09 Peggy McKee The Only Job Search Tip You’ll Ever Need
12 748 02.08-10.08* Karen Cayamanda Why I Stayed 7 Years at the Same Company (and Counting)
13 645 11.08-18.08 Marivi Garrido Bianchini How to Design a Popup Business Card Step by Step
14 633 08.09-15.09 Yehoshua Paul How To Date Your Way to a Job
15 579 03.08-11.08* Lavie Margolin Debunked: The Hidden Job Market Myth
16 553 16.08-23.08 Rosa Elizabeth Vargas 4-Step Recipe To Become a Golden Job Candidate
17 417 24.08-31.08 Kristen Fife 15 Generation Y Stereotypes To Overcome on Your Job Search
18 386 06.09-13.09 Keyavash Monshi How To Quickly Build a Personal Website For Your Job Search
19 367 23.08-30.08 Nettie Feldman 3 Most Important Things To Consider Before You Quit the Job
20 305 01.09-08.09 Melvin Dichoso 4 Key Factors to Consider Before Starting Your Job Search
21 303 31.08-07.09 Emily Suess Top 10 Signs of the Worst Freelance Job Ever
22 259 08.08-15.08 Kate Baggott 4 Easy Steps to Positive Job Finding Thoughts
23 223 18.08-25.08 Adam Green Why You Must Freelance Between Jobs (and How To Get Started)
24 153 22.08-29.08 Judi Perkins How To Find The Right Company for You
25 102 15.08-22.08 Rebecca Haden How To Evolve A Freelance Rock Star Cover Letter

* Due to a 29-hour JobMob outage on August 5-6th, this contestant received an extra day of competition time.

Most shared article prize rankings

The leaders in each category are bolded in green:

Blogger

Period

Retweets

Likes

+1's

Emails

Hannah Morgan 01.08-09.08* 299 137 17 23
Karen Cayamanda 02.08-10.08* 24 191 28 100
Lavie Margolin 03.08-11.08* 35 28 2 14
Heather Krasna 04.08-12.08* 59 57 2 21
Kate Baggott 08.08-15.08 69 46 1 1
Chris Perry 09.08-16.08 82 57 7 90
Danielle McGaw 10.08-17.08 147 158 34 26
Marivi Garrido Bianchini 11.08-18.08 20 132 10 770
Rebecca Haden 15.08-22.08 18 0 0 0
Rosa Elizabeth Vargas 16.08-23.08 66 41 4 0
Aliza Israel 17.08-24.08 34 42 4 21
Adam Green 18.08-25.08 16 7 2 1
Judi Perkins 22.08-29.08 31 5 0 0
Nettie Feldman 23.08-30.08 34 17 1 0
Kristen Fife 24.08-31.08 45 25 0 4
Paula R. Stern 25.08-01.09 91 178 8 11
Peggy McKee 29.08-05.09 187 77 3 24
Lynn Tulip 30.08-06.09 198 176 30 21
Emily Suess 31.08-07.09 51 14 2 2
Melvin Dichoso 01.09-08.09 38 21 153 811
Chandlee Bryan 05.09-12.09 67 26 0 0
Keyavash Monshi 06.09-13.09 37 10 3 1
Donna Sweidan 07.09-14.09 150 168 5 37
Yehoshua Paul 08.09-15.09 19 74 3 17
Blessy Vaidian 12.09-19.09 21 217 9 15

* Due to a 29-hour JobMob outage on August 5-6th, this contestant received an extra day of competition time.



Here are the final rankings for the 2010 JobMob Guest Blogging Contest:

Rank

Visitors

Period

Blogger

Article

1 860 10.08-17.08 Nettie Feldman 6 Standout Job Interview Tips From A Professional Interviewer
2 702 16.09-23.09 Yehoshua Paul 18 Tips That Helped Me Find Work This Year
3 583 31.08-07.09 Hannah Katsman 10 Best Practices to Volunteer Your Way To a Paid Job
4 528 14.09-21.09 Kristen Fife How Texting Shorthand Differentiates Top Candidates From Mediocre Ones
5 461 22.08-29.08 Melvin Dichoso How To Define Your Ideal Job and Why You Should
6 391 12.09-19.09 Shoshanna Keats Jaskoll Success Story: How A Headhunter Changed My Career (and My Life)
7 360 01.08-08.08 Kimberley Green 10 Reasons Why Unemployment is NOT Going to Kick My Butt!
8 341 04.08-11.08 David Corman 3 Out of the Box Ways to Grow Your Network and Land Your Next Job
9 328 02.08-09.08 Jonathan Degani Free Tool: Compare Job Offers With The Job Payoff Index (Israeli Version)
10 325 23.08-30.08 Rob Kiernan How and Why To Get A Job in Australia
11 314 18.08-25.08 Kate Baggott An Impractical Exercise: The Job Search Alphabet
12 243 24.08-31.08 Kelli Brown Resume 2.0: Blogging Your Way To A Better Job Search
13 230 11.08-18.08 Leslie Drew Clever Career Networking Tip Inspired By McDonald’s Big Mac
14 230 26.08-02.09 Mohammed Al-Taee Job Search 2.0: Build Your Online Reputation to Attract Jobs
15 216 01.09-08.09 Rita Ashley How To Vet Employers and Why You Should
16 199 19.08-26.08 Peggy McKee Goodbye Gatekeepers: Use Social Media To Target Hiring Managers
17 196 12.08-19.08 Marina Shemesh 4 Ways To Write Yourself To A Job From Someone Who Knows
18 173 02.09-09.09 Doug Caldwell 12 Free Tools To Promote Your Job Search Self
19 142 08.09-15.09 Melissa Cooley How To Deal With Good Friends Who Send Bad Job Listings
20 122 09.08-16.08 Ed Han Why Job Seekers Need To Be Like Millers
21 120 30.08-06.09 Kelly Wilson How I Found My Blogging Job
22 103 16.08-23.08 Joey Trebif 4 Essentials For Your Job Search Travel Bag
23 84 15.09-22.09 Theunis Steyn 8 Quick Reasons Why You Should Improve Your Writing Skills

Here are the final rankings for the 2009 JobMob Guest Blogging Contest:

Rank

Visitors

Period

Blogger

Article

1 1861 04.08-11.08 Israel Weisser 5 Israeli Job Search Survival Tips
2 999 01.09-08.09 Mirko Humbert 9 Tips To Finding A Job With LinkedIn and Twitter
3 854 13.08-20.08 Yvette Francino 7 Quick Rules for Networking To Your Next Job
4 725 25.08-01.09 Tim Tyrell-Smith 5 Typical Job Search Problems And How To Solve Them
5 634 03.09-10.09 Patrick Ambron Your Social Media Power Belt: 5 Powerful Tools You Need For Your Job Search
6 500 26.08-02.09 Rita Ashley Want To Become An Executive? These Are The Traits You’ll Need
7 461 24.08-31.08 Alex Shalman How To Quit Your Job By Burning The Ships
8 394 27.08-03.09 David Kearsley 9 Thoughts On Branding Yourself With A Personal Website For Your Job Search
9 355 11.08-18.08 Jonathan Degani Find Which Career Path You Need To Break Into A Targeted Company
10 327 19.08-26.08 Pearl Recently Laid Off? Here’s A Quick Job Search Refresher Guide
11 298 12.08-19.08 Peggy McKee Job Interviews: How You Can Benefit By Asking Questions
12 293 05.08-12.08 Kate Baggott What To Do When An Overqualified Friend Gets Laid Off
13 291 17.08-24.08 Rodney Cooley 3 Ways To Change Your Job Search For The Better
14 287 20.08-27.08 Lisa Damast Success Story: How I Used Twitter and LinkedIn to Find a Job During the Recession
15 229 02.09-09.09 Joey Trebif How To Kickstart Your Job Search
16 153 18.08-25.08 Todd Porter Real World Example: The Logic Recruiters Use To Find Candidates
17 36 06.08-13.08 Hayim Abramson Job Search Poetry: Taking Stock

Here are the final rankings for the 2008 JobMob Guest Blogging Contest:

Rank

Visitors

Period

Blogger

Article

1 689 04.09-12.09 Benji Lovitt The Idiot’s Guide to Finding a Job in Israel
2 441 21.08-29.08 Sharon Gefen How To Use Your Blog and the Long Tail Effect to Help Your Job Search
3 396 27.08-03.09 Kate Baggott Keep The Light Shining: 3 Unemployment Survival Lessons From Your Canadian English Teacher
4 336 18.08-26.08 Andrew Rondeau The Secret “So What?” Method To Resume Writing Success
5 316 25.08-01.09 Aviva Sieradski Shortchanged: Israeli Pay vs. American Pay and Why I Changed My Mind
6 301 03.09-11.09 Dr. Michael Britt 5 Ways Your Voice Speaks For You in a Job Interview
7 82 08.09-16.09 Hillel Porath Dreams of Riches? Here’s Why You Should Start Your Business Before Firing Your Boss
8 72 13.08-21.08 Yehuda Why Immigrant Lawyers in Israel Must Watch TV
9 48 01.09-09.09 Jason Nethercott How I Dramatically Improved My Job Interview Skills With Video Analysis
10 36 05.08-13.08 Daniella Offbeat Yet Normal Israeli Marketing Writer Job Interview Story


Here are the final rankings for the 2007 JobMob Guest Blogging Contest:

Rank

Visitors

Period

Blogger

Article

1 145 15.08-22.08 Sue Tourkin-Komet Surprising Correlation Found Between Unemployment and Divorce
2 81 23.07-30.07 Yehuda 3 Job Myths for Immigrant Lawyers in Israel
3 75 17.07-24.07 Joyce K. Babu How To Ace A Walk-in Panel Job Interview
4 37 06.08-13.08 Ferdinand J. Reinke Do You Create Value?
5 30 29.07-05.08 Philip Why I Decided Not to Look for a Job From Outside Israel
6 28 17.08-24.08 Isabella Mori Do You Need Help Writing A Resume?

 

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