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Turn your customers
into candidates with
Indeed Text2Apply

Indeed Text2Apply allows job seekers to apply to your open positions via text messaging. Include Indeed’s texting service to your recruiting efforts to get up to 30% more applications started¹

¹,³Source: Indeed Data (US)
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Simplified applications

With a single text, candidates can text their application to your open job position instantly. No resumes necessary, or need to download any additional software or applications.

Text SQUEEZE to 22100 to demo the applicant experience.

By texting this keyword to 22100, you agree to receive text messages allowing you to demo an apply. This application process is for demonstration purposes only. Message and data rates may apply.

How it works

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Choose a keyword

Choose a keyword that can resonate with your future job seekers. A keyword is a word that potential applicants can text to start the application process.

Choose a key

Automated applications

We ask job seekers basic questions such as name, email address and phone number. You define what questions are necessary to easily and quickly identify quality candidates.


Order & display signs

We make it easy to choose and purchase a low-cost signage package that will work best for you. Your new signage will allow you to showcase your keyword to text in and around your place of business.


Candidates text to apply

Candidates text your chosen keyword to the number given to apply to your job from their mobile device. Candidates will answer questions provided by you.


Why should I use Text2Apply?

Go mobile

Candidates can apply on the go using their mobile phones. With the prevalence of mobile phones, text messages have a 98% open rate², while email has only has a 20% open rate*.

Save time

Typically, applicants finish applying within 2.5 minutes. Then, you can quickly review candidates in your email inbox or your Indeed Employer Dashboard.

Reach more talent

Adding a mobile application process to your job flow can increase the amount of applicants. On average, you can get up to 30% more apply starts when you use Indeed Text2Apply³.

² Source: Mobile Marketing Watch
*Does not reflect the average time to apply. Average time to apply using Text2Apply is 2 and a half minutes.

Manage and track your Premium Text2Apply campaign

Manage locations, job postings, screener questions, and track campaign performance from your Premium Text2Apply dashboard.

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Still have questions?

Visit our FAQ page for more information for both new and existing clients.

“Text2Apply has been a great addition to the Indeed platform. It allows applicants to apply in seconds and has been a very resourceful tool for my hiring team.”

Nick McLaughlin, Leading Donut Brand