Live Search SOAP API Updated

Feb 7, 2007 | 2,123 views | by Navneet Kaushal
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Live Search blog has announced that the Search API is now out of beta. It has been rebranded as Live Search SOAP API 1.0, to reflect the search engine that is powering it.

This release provides continued enhancements to the original API, from which you submit up to 10,000 queries per day for News, Local, or general Web content.

A host of other improvements introduced in the release are:

  • Search results have been increased from the first 250 to the first 1,000.
  • Search tags have been enhanced to provide results as a comma-delimited list or as name/value pairs.
  • Local search is now enabled with city names and zip codes.
  • Phone book results can be sorted by distance and relevance.
  • The number of samples have been increased as well as a Console Application has been added to experiment with the API. 
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Navneet Kaushal

Navneet Kaushal is the founder and CEO of PageTraffic, an SEO Agency in India with offices in Chicago, Mumbai and London. A leading search strategist, Navneet helps clients maintain an edge in search engines and the online media. Navneet's expertise has established PageTraffic as one of the most awarded and successful search marketing agencies.
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