About 4,833,700 online job postings appeared on leading Internet job boards in August, a 314,3800 increase from July’s revised level of 4,519,400, the Conference Board reported yesterday.

In August, there were 1.93 online job ads per 100 persons in the U.S. labor force. Of the 4,833,700 unduplicated ads in August, 3,040,500 were new. On a year-over-year basis, online job ads increased 4.0%, while new ads slid 0.9%.

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