Tutorial: Stop Jetpack Publicize from sharing new job listings

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: