Indexing & Search Engine: Microsoft Bing`s Facebook Alliance Offers Social Data Galore

 
 
By Nicholas Kolakowski  |  Posted 2011-05-17
 
 
 

Facebook Info

When users search for a specific person, Bing will now present Facebook information on the search-results page.

Facebook Info

Bing Bar

The Bing Bar will also include a universal Like button, capable of tagging any Website—even those without Facebook buttons in the layout.??í??í

Bing Bar

Postings

Bing will also present companies and brands Facebook postings, alerting users to deals and news.

Postings

Shopping

Bing users can post Shopping pages on their Facebook wall.

Shopping

Liked Everything

Facebook-fueled social features allow users to see, in search results, which Websites and pages your friends Liked.

Liked Everything

Top Search

Websites Liked by your friends will now find their way toward the top of search results, instead of being buried three or four pages back.

Top Search

Friends' Pages

Here is Facebooks data in action.

Friends' Pages

Location, Location, Location

Type in the name of a new city, such as Paris or San Francisco, and Bing will tell you which Facebook friends live there.

Location, Location, Location

Airfare

Bing will notify users of airfare deals for places theyve liked on Facebook.

Airfare

News Feed

Here is Facebooks news feed with Bing data filtering through.

News Feed

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