Duane Forrester Interview

Webmaster Tools has been a feature that hasn't seen too much evolution or growth in recent years, until now. In this interview, Bing's Duane Forrester talks about the new features and functionality of the Phoenix update to Bing Webmaster Tools.Key PointsThe Phoenix update is centered around two major themes. One is user experience … [Read more...]

The Future of Search and Social Integration, Interview With Andrew Shuman

The future of search and social integration.

An Interview with Andrew Shuman of Bing Key Points from This Interview I had a fascinating chat with Andrew Shuman about the adCenter UI and the integration of search and social media. He provided a lot of great insights on what some of the opportunities are, and some of the challenges as well. Here are some of the key points … [Read more...]

adCenter’s Mantra: ROI on Time Spent, Interview With Rathna Sharad

Key Points from Interview with Rathna Sharad The first person I met with during my week at Microsoft in January was Rathna Sharad. This was a great start because she set the tone for all of the interviews I did. In the discussion below you will see key insights into the thinking behind the overall adCenter strategy. Here are some … [Read more...]

Author Authority and Social Media with Bing’s Paul Yiu

best mac antivirus software Key Points from Interview with Paul Yiu Tons of discussion in here about how social media can impact search results. While the author authority discussion is near the end I am going to highlight it first here (Twitter was the specific social network discussed), because there is a LOT of confirmation of … [Read more...]

Bing’s Approach to Social Media and Author Authority

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Paul Yiu is the Principal Group Program Manager for Bing Social Search. The team works on integrating social content, such as Twitter and Facebook, to improve search quality and making the experience more personally relevant. Prior to joining the Bing team, Paul was at Yahoo working on Web search and mobile search, most recently as … [Read more...]

How Bing Is Rethinking The Way We Search: Part 1 w/ Stefan Weitz

what s the best antivirus software Key Points from Interview with Stefan Weitz In this interview Stefan outlines the key areas where Bing sees itself diverging from Google. The discussion provides a clear and direct look at the way Bing plans to build its market share over time. There are three major components to Bing's … [Read more...]

Cool New Quality Score Metrics from AdCenter

Creating a Historic Quality Score Report

adobe creative suite 6Briefing with Ping Jen Ping Jen and I connected for a call last week and reviewed some of the current developments with Microsoft adCenter. Today's post will review the main items we talked about and what they mean for adCenter advertisers. New Quality Score Data Provided 1. Historic Quality Score … [Read more...]