Tutorial: Stop Jetpack Publicize from sharing new job listings

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If you’re using Jetpack Publicize to share your blog posts on social media, you’ll notice that new job listings submitted via the front-end use publicize by default and these will also be shared automatically.

This happens because a job listing is a special custom post type, and while you can opt-out from this via wp-admin as an administrator of the site, front-end submissions won’t be able to opt-out this behavior.

If you’d like to avoid this, simply add the following code to your functions.php file or via a plugin like Code Snippets: