Microsoft Azure Cognitive Services: Bing Web Search API

Bing Web Search API is a search offering under Azure Cognitive Services which provides a global ad-free search engine. This course will teach you how to create Bing Web Search applications and to utilize the different response sections and filters.
Course info
Level
Beginner
Updated
Aug 20, 2019
Duration
1h 18m
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Description
Course info
Level
Beginner
Updated
Aug 20, 2019
Duration
1h 18m
Description

Microsoft is investing heavily in its cognitive services offerings and one of the key categories is Search. In this course, Microsoft Cognitive Services: Bing Web Search API, you will create a search application from scratch using Bing Web Search API endpoints to request search strings, provide different filters, and return responses containing search results. First, you will discover how Bing Web Search provides the same ad-free global engine for users to enable their applications with search capabilities, as well as to contain results from webpages, images, videos, entities, and news. Next, you will learn the key components needed to execute Bing Web Search and its pricing structure and related documentation. Finally, you will understand the different filters that Bing Web Search supports including count, freshness, market, and safe search. When you are finished with this course, you will have the skills and knowledge of Bing Web Search needed to create global-scale ad-free search applications that you can fully customize to show the results that you want.

About the author
About the author

Ashish is a Technology Manager with a deep passion for Cloud. He's an Azure advocate and has developed cloud solutions for IOT, AR and Cognitive services. He specializes in delivering POC and running pilots.

Section Introduction Transcripts
Section Introduction Transcripts

Course Overview
Hi everyone, my name is Ashish Minocha, and welcome to my course, Microsoft Azure Cognitive Services: Bing Web Search API. I am a cloud advocate at heart and have developed and managed applications with Azure Cognitive Services in the past. Bing Web Search API is a search offering under Azure Cognitive Services which provides a global-scale, ad-free search engine and lets you search from millions of web pages, images, entities, videos, and news to present you with personalized results that matter to you. In this course, we are going to develop a search application using Bing Web Search API. Before beginning the course, you should be familiar with programming fundamentals and understand what an API is. Some of the major topics that we will cover include basic features of Bing Web Search API, understanding the various headers and parameters needed, creating a custom search page, showing different result types like images, entities, and related searches, adding various filters to the search page. From here, continue your learning by diving into different categories of Azure Cognitive Services with courses on speech, vision, language, and decision. I hope you'll join me on this journey to learn Bing Web Search with the Microsoft Azure Cognitive Services Bing Web Search API course, at Pluralsight.