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Bing... Showing no love to hubpages?

  1. illminatus profile image72
    illminatusposted 8 years ago

    I have many articles ranked fairly highly throughout Google and Yahoo but haven't found a single one via Bing. Has anyone else experienced this as well?

    1. profile image0
      wordscribe41posted 8 years agoin reply to this

      Just lately I've been getting Bing hits.  Not a lot, but a few.

  2. kmackey32 profile image67
    kmackey32posted 8 years ago

    Whats Bing?

  3. kmackey32 profile image67
    kmackey32posted 8 years ago

    Oh i see another search engine. I would submit your site to them.

    1. Eaglekiwi profile image81
      Eaglekiwiposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      Bing.com  is MSN's new name

  4. AEvans profile image79
    AEvansposted 8 years ago

    I have found a couple of mine on the first page, give it time they will start ranking, no worries. smile O.K. I checked bing and I have found 92 hits have came in through Bing and a few of my articles are on the first page.

  5. bgpappa profile image84
    bgpappaposted 8 years ago

    I have received a fair amount of traffic from Bing, nothing like Google or Yahoo, but not bad

  6. LondonGirl profile image86
    LondonGirlposted 8 years ago

    13th on my list of traffic sources in the last 7 days - only 21 hits.

  7. sunforged profile image75
    sunforgedposted 8 years ago

    19th with 20 hits

    but i think the response that was most appropriate was

    "whats bing"

    Its a google world

    1. Eaglekiwi profile image81
      Eaglekiwiposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      Yea had 10 hits on one of my better hubs ,go Msn

      hey but I had 3 from dogpile.com ( lol , hadnt heard of it til then)

  8. Lisa HW profile image72
    Lisa HWposted 8 years ago

    I've just ignored Bing, and it never occurred to me to pay attention to whether my stuff shows up.  To me, it's just - like - a big mess.  I like Google.

  9. yoshi97 profile image69
    yoshi97posted 8 years ago

    I've had quite a few 'bings' from Bing. smile

  10. rapmanual profile image35
    rapmanualposted 8 years ago

    Not as good as google and yahoo, but I get "ok" traffic from Bing. I wonder if someone compares MSN livesearch traffic to Bing traffic.

  11. relache profile image87
    relacheposted 8 years ago

    I get about 800 referrals from Bing in the last week.  Seems to be starting out just fine.

  12. comp3820 profile image66
    comp3820posted 8 years ago

    I got one hit through Bing, and I was actually surprised to see it. Microsoft is always lower in the search engine ratings.

  13. Research Analyst profile image84
    Research Analystposted 8 years ago

    Bing is a new search engine that should start picking up pretty heavy as more people start to submit websites. Its nice to have multiple places for exposure on the web.

  14. mymagicview profile image72
    mymagicviewposted 8 years ago

    I have just 5 hits through Bing in one month.

  15. Remarkable profile image61
    Remarkableposted 8 years ago

    Don't think I've seen any Bing hits on my hubs.

  16. dingdong profile image60
    dingdongposted 8 years ago

    Bing might be having just a starting trouble!

  17. Rik Ravado profile image91
    Rik Ravadoposted 8 years ago

    I read somewhere you need a page ranking of 4 to get listed by bing.  I have photos listed by bing which bring in quite a bit of indirect traffic but none of my hubs are listed directly.  You can submit hubs but I wonder if the page ranking of 4 still applies?

    I've just checked and it is my top referrer today - perhaps one of the hubs I submitted has been listed?

    Yes just checked with Bing and one of my hubs I submitted is now listed (page rank 3) so submitting hubs may help to get listed.

    1. relache profile image87
      relacheposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      Not true.  I've got quite a few Hubs listed with them that are not PR4.  In fact, I've got one which right now has a PR of 0 'cuz someone copied it (I DMCA'd them good too!) and it comes up as the first listing returned when I search on Bing for it's main key phrase.

  18. Eaglekiwi profile image81
    Eaglekiwiposted 8 years ago

    How ,where do you see where a hub is ranked? smile

    1. Rik Ravado profile image91
      Rik Ravadoposted 8 years agoin reply to this

      If you search for page rank there are free tools available including plugins for search engines like Firefox.  I downloaded a plugin and it gives me a page rank toolbar which tells me the rank of any page I look at. My hubs are all 1 to 3.  Hope this helps.

  19. RGraf profile image93
    RGrafposted 8 years ago

    I've had 46 hits in the last month.

  20. embitca profile image84
    embitcaposted 8 years ago

    Pagerank is strictly a Google measurement. I doubt MSN or Bing takes it into account because they certainly wouldn't have access to the algorithm(s) that Google uses to determine PR.

  21. bigmikeh profile image78
    bigmikehposted 8 years ago

    My analytics account for the last week shows

    70% Google
    25% Yahoo
    4% AOL
    0.35% Bing

    If you want to see if a site, or page, is listed, on any search engine, regardless of rank you can use the search term


    in the search box replacing yoursite.com with the site or page you're interested in. For example if I search for


    on Bing it returns 28,300 results for all the pages including hubs it has listed for Hubpages. The same search term on Google returns over 2 million results!

    If you dig deeper by searching for


    replacing your-hub with the exact page for your hub, you will see if your hub is listed or not. It won't tell you where but it does tell you if it's listed.

  22. sabrebIade profile image60
    sabrebIadeposted 8 years ago

    As of right now Bing is my fifth highest traffic source.
    Seventh in the past seven days and seventh in the past 30 days.