Microsoft buys LinkedIn for $26.2 billion

20th June 2016 | | Marketing, Social Media

LinkedIn is a business-oriented social networking service. Launched on May 5, 2003, it is mainly used for professional networking and offers a multitude of benefits for businesses. Optimising your account and using it regularly as part of your marketing strategy…

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Microsoft Releases So.cl- is this a rival to Google+?

Microsoft Releases So.cl- is this a rival to Google+?

22nd May 2012 | | Social Media

Google+ has had a bit of a demure start, despite Google’s solid effort to try and make the public use its social media network. Despite this, Microsoft doesn’t seem to have learned from Google’s mistakes and have launched (although very…

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Search Alliance PPC To Be Tested In The UK

Search Alliance PPC To Be Tested In The UK

16th January 2012 | | Search Engine Optimisation

Microsoft Bing and Yahoo! Have formed an alliance and have already began operating in the US market by providing paid search advertising. As we enter 2012, they have announced that they are to begin testing their paid search platform in…

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Facebook and Skype expected to reveal video-chat tie-up

Facebook and Skype expected to reveal video-chat tie-up

5th July 2011 | | Marketing

I think this latest tie-up is a smart move from Facebook – especially considering the announcement from Google last week about their own video messaging platform. Personally, I don’t use Skype a lot but I can see how integrating it…

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Microsoft encourage their users to switch from IE6

Microsoft encourage their users to switch from IE6

7th March 2011 | | Internet, Search Engine Optimisation, Technology

Over the weekend Microsoft unleashed a new website, purely dedicated to encouraging their customers and users to switch from IE6 to a newer version of Internet Explorer. This is a huge step for a large software company to encourage its…

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Bing launches ‘Deals’ to compete with Google ‘Offers’

Bing launches ‘Deals’ to compete with Google ‘Offers’

4th March 2011 | | Internet

First there was Groupon, then Google launched ‘Offers’ when their bid to buy Groupon was rejected,  Yahoo lauched LocalOffers, and now Microsoft has finally caught up with their ‘Deals’ offering through Bing. Whilst it is still not available in the…

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Bings response to the Google accusations

Bings response to the Google accusations

4th February 2011 | | Internet, Search Engine Optimisation

Well, the world of Search Engines and Search Engine Marketing has suddenly become more fun, so much so that even the Daily Mail are reporting on the goings on! Following Googles various accusations of Bing serving up Google Content Microsoft…

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Google accuse Microsoft Bing of using its results

Google accuse Microsoft Bing of using its results

3rd February 2011 | | Internet, Search Engine Optimisation

It would appear that Microsoft’s Bing search engine is starting to get Google rattled, and certainly here at Dental Design even though Google is still used by most surfers who visit our dentists’ web sites, Bing is starting to provide…

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Microsoft ‘takes on Goliath’ with Bing TV ads mocking Google

Microsoft ‘takes on Goliath’ with Bing TV ads mocking Google

8th March 2010 | | Internet

Microsoft’s ‘Bing and decide’ campaign, starting on television this week, attacks ‘information overload’ of rival’s results. Microsoft is to launch a multimillion-pound TV ad campaign for its search engine Bing, as part of a major marketing push designed to challenge Google’s dominance…

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