Bing Search APIs
Web, image, video and news search APIs for your app
Make your apps, web pages and other experiences smarter and more engaging with the Bing Search APIs. Harness the same knowledge used by hundreds of millions of people, as well as the industry’s technology leaders, today.
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Bing Web Search API
Get enhanced search details from billions of web documents
Retrieve web documents indexed by Bing and narrow down the results by result type, freshness and more. Try out the demo. Submit a query via the Search box or click one of the examples.+ Learn more
Result and answer ranking
Search results and answers can be ranked and arranged to fit your layout.
Use relevant Bing answers, including image, video, news, calculator and time zone.
Location and market-aware results
Results are customised to the location or market of the user. The location or market can be determined implicitly (via IP address) or configured explicitly.
Safe search and adult intent
Customise the safe-search level of the results. Response also includes an adult intent flag, specified as a true or false value.
Get spelling suggestions for queries when Bing is confident of a misspelling.
Help users discover more search options with a list of related queries.
Bing Image Search API
Search for images and get comprehensive results
Scour the web for images. Results include thumbnails, full image URLs, publishing website info, image metadata and more. Try out the demo. Submit a query via the Search box or click one of the examples.+ Learn more
Image metadata includes machine-generated captions, visually similar images, shopping and recipe sources, related image searches and more.
Image search filters
Narrow search results with filters, including image type, layout, freshness and licence.
Customise a feed of trending images from around the world.
Bing Video Search API
Search for videos and get comprehensive results
Find videos across the web. Results provide useful metadata, including creator, encoding format, video length, view count and more. Try out the demo. Submit a query via the Search box or click one of the examples.+ Learn more
Harness useful metadata about videos, such as publisher and creator info, encoding format, source view count, video length, quality and more.
Video preview thumbnails
Get visually enriched search results that include a static or motion (animated GIF) thumbnail.
Video search filters
Narrow results by freshness, video length, resolution and price.
Customise a feed of trending videos from around the world.
Bing News Search API
Search for news and get comprehensive results
Search the web for news articles. Results include details such as authoritative image of the news article, related news and categories, provider info, article URL and date added. Try out the demo. Submit a query via the Search box or click one of the examples.+ Learn more
Categorise news searches by topics, such as world, politics, sport and more.
Trending news and topics
Customise trending news from around the world by category and region.
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