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MSN Japan Zenbu Kensaku

search engine beta

     
5:58 am on Mar 17, 2009 (gmt 0)

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This is a very interesting new search interface.
[zenbu.jp.msn.com...]

This new search engine beta actually will work with a lot of English keyword searches in addition to the Japanese. Enter a keyword and give it a try.

The tabs at the top offer a number of ways to break down the SERPs. The default is to show all of the different categories together on one page "zenbu". Then we have web, Q&A, images, movies, news, maps, shopping, and sponsors.

I've run through several searches, and it looks like a useful way to break down the SERPs. Could this be part of the MS Kumo [webmasterworld.com] beta?

4:03 pm on Mar 17, 2009 (gmt 0)

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Guessing this is very mobile device oriented. Tabbed searches, lots of consolidation across themes.
5:00 pm on Mar 17, 2009 (gmt 0)

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That is a pretty slick serp. Images from my sites are coming up as well as the text.
2:16 pm on Mar 18, 2009 (gmt 0)

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it turns the serps into a typical content site; the previews will of images will possible entice more users to try other parts of the search engine for like images and video; it could work.