As shoppers turn to search engines to research the best prices and promotional offers for holiday gift ideas, marketers can register for a Sept. 24 RetailWire webinar that will give them social marketing strategies from Bing Ads, Kenshoo and BevyUp.
With the latest release of the Bing Maps Preview app for Windows (8.1), available in select cities in the U.S., Canada and the U.K., you can plan your journey via bus, train or subway in a few short clicks. You’ll get route options, estimated departure and arrival times overlaid on a map.
XiaoIce, which means “Little ice” in Mandarin, is a social assistant that can be added on several major Chinese social networking services including Weibo, a microblogging service used by 700 million people. And recently, customers using the Windows Phone 8.1 Preview for Developers have been able to strike up a chat with XiaoIce by asking Cortana China, aka Xiao Na.
“With data mining, you’re obsessed about understanding how people use products so that we can deliver the best possible experience,” said White. “With wine, you have to be obsessed about everything. From the quality of the product, to what the label looks like, to how are you going to sell it, to ‘Oh my God – can I sell it?’”
If your Bing Rewards account is already linked to your Microsoft Account, all you need to do is select the two-day shipping option at checkout. And if you’re not a Bing Rewards member yet, you’ll find prompts during checkout to take advantage of the deal.