Bing Rewards October Sweepstakes Winners and Our New Sweepstakes

We are pleased to announce the winners, pending official confirmation, of the three Bing Rewards sweepstakes that ended on October 30. Our November sweeps have begun! Keep reading for details on the great new prizes we’re offering and how to enter, but first congratulations to our latest winners. Shiny A. of Columbia, South Carolina was drawn as the grand prize winner of 100,000 Bing Rewards credits. We’re looking forward to finding...
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How to do a job search on the “down low”….by Amanda Matthews

In today’s tough market, the best time to look for a job is while you have one. I often have candidates that are concerned about confidentiality…especially when they weren’t looking and I reached out to them.   So if you plan to start a job search and you are concerned about the word getting out to your current employer, I have provided some Do’s and Don’ts that may help: DON’T Tell coworkers that...
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Introducing Bing Editors’ Picks: A Guide to Great Sites

Looking for travel tips or great food blogs? Or, maybe you need to know the best place to get advice on party planning. We all start with search to find answers to these questions, but with so many websites out there, knowing which ones are worth your time can be challenging. That’s why we’re launching Bing Editors’ Picks. Editors’ Picks were designed to enhance Bing results by bringing editorially selected sites to your...
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Explore Holiday Fashions with Susana Yee and #BingIt

  It’s that time of year. It’s time to start racking your brain to figure out what to get the person who has everything, arming yourself for mall combat and assembling your holiday gift list. To help you get the jump on planning, we invited Susana Yee to join our #BingIt Twitter chat this Wednesday, November 16th from 12-1pm PST. A fashion industry veteran, Susana runs the popular blog ShoppingandInfo.com which highlights...
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Getting flagged as malware? Some insights.

Malware.  Just mention the word and watch people cringe in fear.  No one likes it and most seek to even avoid saying the word out loud, lest they be stricken by something nefarious.  The topic should not be taken lightly, as getting infected with malware can have dire consequences.  From your brand being tarnished to identity theft, nothing involving malware is a joke. Which is why it’s taken so seriously by the search...
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Football Fans Rejoice: Streamlined NFL Answers Arrive

  Keeping tabs on your favorite NFL teams and players just got faster. Today, we’re releasing an improved NFL Instant Answer to the Bing results page giving you instant access to what’s happening across the league. Now, when you search for an NFL team, individual player or “NFL score” you will instantly see the latest scores and statistics at the top of Bing. Player Stats at a Glance Curious, to know how your favorite...
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Eugenia Sawa tells us...Why She Recruits for Online Advertising

Why I recruit for Online Advertising… As with the type of engineers I am trying to recruit and hire, I see this as such a huge opportunity to get to work with Engineers who generate revenue for the company – truly add to the bottom line, work on something that is in the online space where the scale is huge and the transactions are many, and see how the world of search advertising evolves over time.  Today I’m showcasing two...
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Bing Maps Updates

Bing Maps Updates

Today we are announcing the release of several updates and new features in the Bing Maps REST web services and the Bing Spatial Data Service. Bing Maps REST Web Services New features are available for the Locations and the Imagery service. 
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Find it – Share it

Find it – Share it

Who hasn’t wanted to quickly send a map to a friend? With today’s update, we’ve enhanced and expanded the ways you can share your Bing Maps results from your PC by introducing shorter URLs, expanded “send to mobile” functionality, and easier sharing to Facebook and Twitter.  Click to Share To get started!
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