http://www.lockergnome.com/web/2010/04/08/bing-shopping/So you’ve tried Froogle or as it’s known today, Google Shopping. How about the same concept, with a little more Bing in it’s step? Enter Bing Shopping, from Microsoft.
Now to be completely fair, in some respects I think that Bing is providing a more attractive shopping experience than Google has in the past. But Bing also has to reverse the mindset that has people shopping on Google in the first place. Clearly this is never easy.
All in all, Bing is off to a good start in the shopping realm. Truth be told, they might actually do better to just put their focus into a niche like shopping. It’s not like they have a prayer of ever being used seriously as a search engine otherwise! Come on.