INFOGRAPHIC: Social Media Continues to Help The Unemployed

With each passing year, social media continues to help more Americans find work.

In addition to the jobs created directly by social media-related companies and their associated technologies, Twitter and Facebook have proven themselves to be valuable lifelines for the unemployed.

According to the latest data from, better than nine in ten recruiters are finding and hiring talent from social networking sites like LinkedIn.

Just how valuable can social media be in your job hunt? Check out the infographic below and let us know if and how social media has played a role in your professional ascent.