Bing Admits MSNbot Is Slow

03/18/2010 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Via Search Engine Roundtable comes news of refreshing candor from a Bing employee about the performance of Bing's crawler, which is still referred to as MSNbot. The admission happened yesterday in the Bing Webmaster Center forums, when Brett Yount, a program manager for Bing, replied to a question about why Bing has only indexed one page from a sitemap that was submitted six weeks ago.


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