Flickr puts hidden hiring message in source code of site

Flickr is advertising a series of jobs, including several for software engineers, on the homepage of its website… in the source code.

The ad simply says ‘You're reading. We're hiring.’ and provides a link to the job section of the site, which recently announced that all users could get a free terabyte of data.

In April, HMV celebrated the fact that it wasn’t going to close by putting a picture of Nipper in its source code.

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