|Forum: Bing Search Engine News|
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|201:|| 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|
|202:|| Bing Testing New SERPs Layout|
Reports come in of new, clean looking Bing SERPs layout.
|Feb 21, 2012|
|203:|| 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|
|204:|| Bing Site Safety Information Now More Informative|
Bing steps up malware notifications.
|July 31, 2014|
|205:|| 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|
|206:|| Bing Search to Warn of Unsafe Online Pharmacies|
Bing to add warnings in SERPs over "unsafe pharmacies" in a similar way it warns of sites with suspected malware.
|Aug 7, 2015|
|207:|| Bing Search Share Up 88% Since Launch|
"Bing's short-term climb is impressive, but a longer view shows Microsoft's upstart search engine making even bigger inroads against its main rival.
|July 10, 2010|
|208:|| Bing Search Quality Insights: Scientific Papers Published |
As part of the Bing Search Quality Insights series, we will sporadically report on scientific events in industry and academia and will share links to some of the Microsoft search-related papers.
|June 23, 2012|
|209:|| Bing Search Engine Update - Many New Features|
"Today we previewed a cool new map application, which brings real time data from foursquare into our Silverlight maps experience..."
|Mar 25, 2010|
|210:|| Bing Search Box Now On Chrome New Tab Pages|
Searching just got simpler for people using Chrome with their default search engine set to Bing.
|July 22, 2014|
|211:|| Bing SERPs or Algorithm Update|
There are reports of a Bing update taking place.
|May 9, 2014|
|212:|| Bing SERPs Update|
WebmasterWorld Members are reporting a Bing SERPs update.
|Nov 24, 2011|
|213:|| Bing SERPs Update|
"WebmasterWorld Members are noticing updates to Bing SERPs."
|Nov 20, 2009|
|214:|| Bing SERPs Update?|
WebmasterWorld Members are reporting a shift in Bing SERPs.
|June 6, 2013|
|215:|| Bing SERPs Update?|
"Anyone else seeing changes in their Bing positions?"
|Nov 20, 2010|
|216:|| Bing SERPs Update Taking Place||Aug 6, 2009|
|217:|| Bing SERPs Update Reported|
WebmasterWorld Members are reporting Microsoft's Bing SERPs update.
|Mar 26, 2012|
|218:|| Bing Rolls Out A Fresh Look At Image Search|
"We show bigger thumbnails and lay them out seamlessly so you can take them all in at once."
|June 22, 2012|
|219:|| Bing Releases New Interface For Video Search|
"Designed from the ground up, the new experience includes streamlined navigation showcasing larger and higher resolution previews so you can quickly browse, discover and view videos on the web."
|Sept 5, 2013|
|220:|| Bing Reaches 10% Market Share|
"The total amount of searches on Bing rang in at 1.1 billion for the month of August, a leap of 22.1 percent over July, winning Microsoft a 10.7 percent share of the search engine market."
|Sept 17, 2009|
|221:|| Bing Query Language - seriously geeked-out Advanced Operators|
Bing just published (and publicized) an extensive list of Advance Operators. What a look into their search technology this offers! For example, here's a description of the advanced operator norelax:
|July 1, 2010|
|222:|| Bing Publishes Webmaster Guidelines|
Bing publishes a set of webmaster guidelines.
|Nov 19, 2012|
|223:|| Bing Publishes Sitemaps Best Practice, for Small To Large Sites|
Bing has just published a best practice guide to sitemaps, for small through to large sites.
|June 10, 2014|
|224:|| Bing Publishes Bingbot Mobile Agents and Latest Developments|
Bing has published an introduction to its mobile bots, along with the latest developments.
|Nov 12, 2014|
|225:|| Bing Publishes "Understanding and Testing: Implicit Local Queries"|
Webmasters involved in "local" should get a better understanding of how to get the best out of Bing.
|Feb 17, 2015|
|226:|| Bing Now Labelling "Mobile Friendly" Sites In SERPs|
WebmasterWorld Members reporting Bing labelling "Mobile Friendly" sites in its SERPs.
|Apr 13, 2015|
|227:|| Bing Now Correcting and Offering Alternative Search Query|
By way of comparison-checking, I stopped by bing and searched for the single word "swagrat". First 10 results:[br][br]Jimmy Swaggart (accompanied by list of related searces, all involving "swaggart")[br]swagat restaurant[br]swagrat[br]swagrat[br]suhagraat[br][br]... and so on. Bottom of page says "Some results have been removed". Those were probably the correctly spelled ones.
|Dec 30, 2011|
|228:|| Bing Now Accepting EU's "Right to be Forgotten" Requests|
Bing opens its EU "Right to be Forgotten" form for search in Europe.
|July 17, 2014|
|229:|| Bing News Refreshed With Top Trending Topics From Bing, Twitter and Facebook|
Bing's new layout is built for touch and, showcases top trending topics from Facebook, Twitter and Bing as well as related people from across the web.
|Sept 6, 2013|
|230:|| Bing Moving to Encrypt Search Traffic by Default|
Bing is to encrypt search traffic by default, but will continue to pass referrer data.
|June 15, 2015|
|231:|| Bing Maps Adds Transit Routing Directions|
"So, for those of you who like to take the bus, subway, or local rail you now can turn to Bing Maps."
|Sept 17, 2010|
|232:|| Bing Maps Adds Telescope Lens|
"Microsoft is adding a star-gazing feature to its Bing Maps service."
|Mar 18, 2010|
|233:|| Bing Makes Code Search and API Reference Easier|
Bing makes improvements to search for improved code search and developer queries.
|Aug 13, 2014|
|234:|| Bing Local Business Listings, US Only||June 3, 2009|
|235:|| Bing Launches Sitemap Plugin 1.0|
"...we are announcing the official release of Bing XML Sitemap Plugin 1.0..."
|May 24, 2013|
|236:|| Bing Launches Rewards (Preview)|
"We're launching a preview of Bing Rewards in the US and look forward to collecting user feedback to help shape and improve the program."
|Sept 22, 2010|
|237:|| Bing Launches Knowledge Widget and App Linking|
"Today we're releasing the Bing Knowledge Widget for webmasters and publishers."
|Apr 3, 2014|
|238:|| Bing Integrates Quora to Social Sidebar|
Microsoft has just announced that the Bing website is now integrating Quora in the social side bar.
|Aug 22, 2012|
|239:|| Bing Integrates Facebook Into SERPs in a New Column|
Microsoft attempts to deeply integrate Facebook into Bing search to gain some ground on arch-rival Google.
|May 10, 2012|
|240:|| Bing Index Update or Problem|
WebmasterWorld members are reporting changes in Bing's index. Is it an update processing, or is there a problem with the index?
|Dec 5, 2013|