Bing: Ugliest HTML on the planet?
Ian Lurie Jun 8 2009
I’m starting to warm up to Bing a bit. The marketing is awful, but the search engine has a certain quirky charm. Never mind that neither Google nor Bing show up in the top 10 in the Bing rankings for ‘search engine’. If Microsoft can ever come up with an algorithm that works, Bing could be a useful tool.
Just don’t look at the code.
Holy ugly code, Batman. This code makes Google’s look good.
It looks like this was created with Visual Studio or something. Oh, wait.
Ian Lurie is CEO and founder of Portent Inc. He's recorded training for Lynda.com, writes regularly for the Portent Blog and has been published on AllThingsD, Forbes.com and TechCrunch. Ian speaks at conferences around the world, including SearchLove, MozCon, SIC and ad:Tech. Follow him on Twitter at portentint. He also just published a book about strategy for services businesses: One Trick Ponies Get Shot, available on Kindle. Read More