Year in Review




New Features & Updates

  • Introduced Manual Trigger Workflow feature.
  • Zoho Recruit introduced its second phonebridge integration with RingCentral.
  • Migrated to Daxtra Resume Parser.
  • This month brought another feather in the cap for Zoho Recruit. A UK-based magazine "Acquisition International" named Zoho Recruit as the "Best Recruitment Software Company."


New Features & Updates

  • Zoho Recruit introduced the Zoho Phonebridge featured and also its first integration with Twilio. This feature enabled recruiters to make calls via Recruit.
  • Zoho Recruit was named as the "Most Innovative Recruitment Software" by Corporate Vision, a well known recruiting magazine based out of the UK. Recruit receved the highest number of votes for this category.


New Features & Updates

  • Introduced integration with Zoho People. Now, with this integration, convert a hire into an employee in just one click.
  • Introduced integration with Broadbean job board.
  • Zoho Recruit climbed to the third place on GetApp's Applicant Tracking Category Leaders of this year's final quarter. GetApp rates its softwares based on five important criteria: The number of reviews, the number of integrations with third party apps, availability of mobile apps on various platforms, number of Facebook fans and Twitter followers, and a survey that went out to their reviewers based on the security of the product.


New Features & Updates

  • Introduced integration with Careerjet job board.
  • Introduced RSS Feed
  • Indeed Resume Search introduced to enable direct candidate sourcing from Indeed, on Recruit UI.
  • Made enhancements in the Job Opening workflow.
  • Introduced bounced email notifications—now while sending bulk emails, if an email bounces you will get a notification about it in your inbox.


  • Integrated with the Career One job board.
  • The month of July was very special, as Recruit was featured under the Top 20 Most User-Friendly Applicant Tracking Software in by Capterra. Being called user-friendly is what Recruit has always aimed for.
  • Not just that, Recruit also featured in the Capterra's list of the "Top 20 Most Affordable Softwares", in the same month.


  • Zoho Recruit was announced as the G2 Crowd's Summer 2016 - Category leaders of the ATS section for getting the highest number of positive reviews. The "Custom Button" feature, which was introduced was a big hit among recruiters. Our users took their appreciation to G2Crowd, one of the world's leading business software review website.
  • Major enhancements made to the Resume Extractor feature.
  • Introduced the option to edit bulk email template for custom modules
  • Changed the Candidate Login UI for the web version.
  • Introduced the option to overwrite records while importing them in the XLS format for Administrator profile users.


  • Zoho Recruit announced its integration with three new job boards - Monster, Dice and Zip Recruiter.
  • Made alterations to the publish to job boards workflow, for an easy way to make job listings reach the world.
  • Added interviewer and guest profiles in the hiring/account manager look up field.
  • Enabling recruiters to invite candidates in bulk to access careers page with the Mass Invite Candidate option.
  • Increased the number of custom fields from 150 to 300 for all the modules.


  • Enabling recruiters to make data-driven business decisions with the Advanced Recruit Analytics - Zoho Reports Integration feature.
  • Introduced Change Status feature in Zoho Recruit mobile app (iOS and Android).
  • Increased the custom field limit to 500 for the enterprise edition users.
  • Enabled the option to edit email templates under the Send Mail and Submit to Client/Hiring manager features.
  • Enabled email tracking with contacts and users filter in the Client module.


  • Introduced Export to Excel, CSV and PDF option under the Activity Log and the option to enable export activity log permission for custom profiles.
  • Added a pick list to select users under activity reports.
  • Revamped the Associate Pop-out page in the Job Opening Details page.
  • Introduced the Social icon in the Candidates and Contacts list page.
  • Introduced auto complete component in the criteria editor for lookup field.


  • Introduced live desk chat for Europe locale.
  • Introduced multi-language support for several actions on the candidate log in page and the web form.
  • Custom modules functionality gets a facelift with the addition of several features like Send Mail, Macros feature, web forms and assignment rules.
  • Carry out all the activities of the Careers website and web forms on the Zoho Recruit mobile app.
  • Enabling recruiters to create templates for resumes that are in sync with their company's theme and culture with the Formatted Resume feature.


  • A fresh and easier user interface for posting your jobs on social media
  • To avoid a avoid complex data-sharing structure, territories and sub-territories for job openings were created.
  • Introduced web forms for custom modules on Zoho Recruit
  • Introduced Kanban view in To-dos Tab, helping you focus on continuous delivery of tasks.
  • Introduced sharing rule support for Activities module.