|Forum: Bing Search Engine News|
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|161:|| Former AltaVista Employee Charged with Hacking|
Now a employee of MSN. "Microsoft officials confirmed yesterday that Laurent Chavet works for the company, but they would not specify his assignment."
|July 11, 2004|
|162:|| Flavors of Spam|
"Everyone complains about Spam, but the single term hides a multitude of different problems, and different people often seem to mean different things when they use it. I know how we use the term here at Microsoft, but I would be interested to hear your ideas about it..."
|June 26, 2006|
|163:|| Firefox Now With Bing|
Firefox with Bing offers the latest version of Firefox with Bing set as your home page and the default setting in the search box and AwesomeBar (where you can also type in queries as well as Web addresses). If you already have the latest version of Firefox, then you just need to download the Bing Search for Firefox Add-on to set the same preferences.
|Oct 26, 2011|
|164:|| Facebook search to be powered by Bing.|
Microsoft gets to power the search box in Facebook
|Feb 8, 2010|
|165:|| Did Microsoft Bing Just Learn How to Handle 301s Correctly?||Nov 20, 2009|
|166:|| Could Small Pages Rank Best in MSN?|
"WebmasterWorld members debate whether small pages rank better in MSN SERPs."
|Feb 12, 2007|
|167:|| Control Between Yahoo vs Bing Ads?|
"Wouldn't it be a good idea to have the ability to show Yahoo Search users a different set of ads than you would show Bing users?"
|Oct 10, 2010|
|168:|| Compete: Bing Increase Market Share, as Yahoo Struggles|
Various stat services agree that Bing has been adding share. Mostly at the cost of Yahoo, but it that share didn't go to Google.
|Sept 22, 2012|
|169:|| Click Distance Patent May Make A Shallow Site Structure Important|
Microsoft's 'Click Distance' patent is a "System and method for ranking search results using click distance."
|Aug 21, 2012|
|170:|| CNN/WSJ: Microsoft In Talks to Purchase Yahoo?|
WSJ: "Microsoft has been in talks with Yahoo! about potentially acquiring a major portion of the company, according to a report published Wednesday." REUTERS: Although talks over an equity stake do not appear active, Microsoft's top management remains open to a deal with Yahoo..."
|May 3, 2006|
|171:|| CEO Leaves Ask for MSN|
Steve Berkowitz, who joined Ask in 2001 and helped revive it's struggling business has left, joining Microsoft to help its internet division.
|Apr 22, 2006|
|172:|| Blogger Ranking in Bing vs Google vs Yahoo|
"...so Yahoo is definitely not just a clone of Bing's index. If you narrow the search terms in Yahoo! to include the specific part number mentioned in the blog post then it jumps to #3 but the more generic term doesn't rank anywhere close to Bing's."
|Sept 4, 2010|
|173:|| Bingbot Increases Crawl Activity|
WebmasterWorld Members report increased bingbot activity. Could this mean additional urls appearing in Bing's SERPs.
|Jan 29, 2013|
|174:|| Bing: URL Keyword Stuffing and Detection|
According to Bing, it uses a number of signals to help detect url keyword stuffing.
|Sept 17, 2014|
|175:|| Bing: The Importance Of Domain Name In Ranking|
So watching for, buying and using a domain name which corresponds to a phrase that gets high search volumes should see you ranking higher on that phrase, you getting more clicks, increased traffic, revenue, etc.[br][br]And 10 years ago, there may have been some truth to this...
|Jan 20, 2014|
|176:|| Bing/Yahoo Search Alliance: Tests Begin|
"Algorithmic transition for US and Canada before Holiday 2010, estimated August/September."
|June 17, 2010|
|177:|| Bing's Top 10 SEO Myths, Including Linking, Social, and Content|
Bing's Duane Forrester has published his top ten SEO myths, which may give you some pointers into the search engine's view of SEO and what works.
|May 12, 2014|
|178:|| Bing's Stefan Weitz on The Future Of Search|
Bing director Stefan Weitz, who is shaping Microsoft's search engine as it goes head to head with Google's, predicts search will disappear in the next few years.[br][br]Search engines will not cease to exist, but their tasks will become less and less visible and more and more intuitive, Weitz said.
|Apr 5, 2011|
|179:|| Bing's New, Faster, People Autosuggest Snapshot|
"we are releasing a faster way to find people right from the search box. Now if you're searching for a celebrity, politician, athlete or even a colleague with a publicly available LinkedIn profile, Bing provides a snapshot of information about that person below the search bar."
|May 13, 2013|
|180:|| Bing's New Site Move Tool In Webmaster Tools |
The new Site Move tool under the Diagnostics and Tools section in Bing Webmaster Tools can be used to tell Bing that you have moved and permanently redirected your site, or a section of your site, to a new location.
|Mar 19, 2013|
|181:|| Bing's New Malware Detection Might Be Dialed Too High|
WebmasterWorld Members discuss whether Bing's new malware detection and alert dialed up too high, and if alerted, is the information Bing provides to webmasters adequate?
|Aug 20, 2014|
|182:|| Bing's IIS SEO Toolkit|
"The free IIS SEO Toolkit gives you an easy way to improve discoverability and user experience for your Web sites."
|Jan 25, 2010|
|183:|| Bing and Klout Team Up To Create Bing Personal Snapshots|
"To help people manage their presence online, we've teamed up with Klout to create Bing Personal Snapshots."
|Oct 16, 2013|
|184:|| Bing Webmaster Tools Launches Malware Re-Evaluation and Geo-Targeting|
Bing Webmaster tools adds two new features: Malware Re-Evaluation and Geo-Targeting.
|May 1, 2013|
|185:|| Bing Webmaster Community Forum Resources Redeployed|
"...there are a number of communities online today that house exactly the expertise folks seek."
|May 28, 2014|
|186:|| Bing Voice Search on new Sprint Wireless Phone|
"This new interface will allow you to search the Web with Bing by speaking your search query, compose a text message or even dial a contact by simply talking instead of typing." - Bing Community Article
|Oct 7, 2009|
|187:|| Bing Visual Search - Why type when you can see it?|
"...is a new way to formulate and refine your search queries through imagery."
|Sept 15, 2009|
|188:|| Bing Updating Search Index, October 2009||Oct 20, 2009|
|189:|| Bing Updates Template - Layout - Retro Cool|
New Bing SERP layout trims 25% of HTML weight while increasing white space almost 35%.
|May 2, 2012|
|190:|| Bing Updates News Search With Visual Carousel and Extended Index|
"...you can search for a notable person in current events and not only see the top news results from across the web, but also a visual carousel which allows you to explore important and timely topics related to the specific person you're searching for."
|May 25, 2013|
|191:|| Bing UK Rolls Out 'Slicker, Cleaner Design', Faster and Improved SERPs|
The new experience is more than skin-deep.
|July 11, 2012|
|192:|| Bing To Power Apple's Siri New Integrated Web Search|
"Starting this fall with iOS 7, Bing will power Siri's new integrated web search."
|June 11, 2013|
|193:|| Bing To Get "Catapult" Network Architecture To Test Improved Search Speed and Efficiency|
This a pilot program of 1,600 servers to test the efficacy of the new system before a decision to roll it out.
|June 17, 2014|
|194:|| Bing Tests Real Time Twitter Search|
"...when you search for these folks names in association with Twitter, you'll see their latest Tweets come up in real time on Bing's search results."
|July 2, 2009|
|195:|| Bing Testing Search Results Of Five Organics|
According to reports, Bing is testing variable numbers of search returns, some with as few as five.
|Apr 17, 2013|
|196:|| Bing Testing Personalized and Location-Based Search|
...something relatively simple: automatically tailoring search results based on your physical location. As 76% of people use search engines to plan trips, events or social gatherings, Bing Local has always provided you with maps to nearby business listings, authoritative reviews and areas of interest. Starting today, we're going a step further with new improvements that take into account where you are and serve locally relevant information directly in the body of the results page.[br][br]Second, we're introducing a feature that helps Bing present the most relevant website based on an individual's previous searches.
|Feb 17, 2011|
|197:|| Bing Testing New SERPs Layout|
Reports come in of new, clean looking Bing SERPs layout.
|Feb 21, 2012|
|198:|| Bing Teams Up With KAYAK In Travel Search|
Teaming up with KAYAK, a leading innovator in travel search, allows us [Bing] to provide a more comprehensive travel search experience. In the coming weeks KAYAK will provide flight search results in the U.S. from multiple cities, airports and airlines, giving customers access to a larger set of flight itineraries as they work to plan and book travel on Bing. [br][br]For Bing, this means we can focus our development resources on delivering even more unique and valuable features for customers. In essence, this lets us do more for our customers as we continue to invest in next-generation travel experiences.
|Mar 5, 2011|
|199:|| Bing Site Safety Information Now More Informative|
Bing steps up malware notifications.
|July 31, 2014|
|200:|| Bing Signs Deal with Twitter and Facebook|
"Microsoft will announce separate nonexclusive deals today with both Facebook and Twitter to integrate their real-time feeds of status updates into the Bing search service."
|Oct 21, 2009|