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Microsoft just started their own version of Yahoo Answers - get in before the rush starts!

Discussion in 'BlackHat Lounge' started by Trepanated, Mar 18, 2015.

  1. Trepanated

    Trepanated Supreme Member

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    I just found out that Microsoft are starting their own rival to Yahoo Answers and they are accepting Beta invite requests from today.

    They are running it through their Bing platform and here is a link to the sign up page:

    http://www.bing.com/distill/

    On that page it suggests signing up with a Microsoft account, but at the bottom of the page is a link to sign up with any email address.

    And here's a link to the guidelines page:

    http://www.bing.com/distill/account/guidelines

    Anyone who gets in early will clearly be able to build up a reputation quickly while there aren't many people using it, so get in quick and make hay while the sun shines!
     
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  2. sashablack

    sashablack Elite Member

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    hmmm this looks good, lets see how fast someone will create a service for this and how powerful these links can be.

    -Sasha
     
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  3. integrity101

    integrity101 Junior Member

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    Thanks for the info. May just turn out to be a goldmine, who knows?
     
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  4. lilmasta

    lilmasta Jr. VIP Jr. VIP

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    Thanks i just filled the signup form, lets see if i can get the invite
     
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  5. educatedfool

    educatedfool Supreme Member

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    This is good thing here and thanks OP. Let me see how fast I can get an invite.
     
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    asap1 BANNED BANNED

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    Just signed up for the invite, I hope they have a weak spam filter like yahoo had last year :)
     
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    Zwielicht Moderator Staff Member Moderator Jr. VIP

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    I'll sign up, but I hope that they find a way to differentiate themselves from Yahoo Answers and don't just copy them (*cough* Bing Ads *cough*).

    That's the problem with all of these new sites and services, they never offer anything new, useful, or innovative to distinguish themselves.
     
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  8. ankame

    ankame Regular Member

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    Just sent for my invite. Interesting! Thanks for the heads up OP!
     
  9. Hawkster

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    Signed up awaiting invite. Wonder how many people will head over to yahoo answers and copy paste lol
     
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    Nice! I hope it can drive more traffic than Bing search.
     
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    RuthSam Jr. VIP Jr. VIP Premium Member

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    Completed the signup form and waiting for them to get back.
     
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    2016 March: BST: bing answer posting service: we will post your link in bing answer with relevant question: we have level 10 accounts there..

    note this we will see such type of thread for sure.
     
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    Sounds like something promising...
     
  15. lightworkerxp

    lightworkerxp Newbie

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    Hey!
    Can't sing up without Microsoft! Everywhere they ask you for a Microsoft account! :_(
    Even bototm links!
     
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    Thanks for sharing,I earn $140 from amazon using Yahoo Answers,Lets see how much i earn with Bing Answers.
     
  17. IAmFromTheInternet

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    Hmm interesting.. THanks for the share, I signed up.
     
  18. K.H.R

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    I just get in for Invitation.

    Thanks for the Info OP.
     
  19. lightworkerxp

    lightworkerxp Newbie

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    How the hell have you done that? It asks microsoft account!
    Yes or yes!
     
  20. Mclovinn

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    Thanks for the heads up OP.

    I just signed up. Will hopefully get a reply soon and start building up a reputation.

    :)