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Two videos today to showcase: 1) Why the butterfly is important to MSN, and 2) Marketing priorities for the MSN launch
We looked at over 1,000 butterflies before landing on the new logo. Hear Natalie Bow, Group Manager of MSN’s Brand and Advertising strategy, talk about why the butterfly is important to MSN and how we “built a better butterfly” along with a new homepage.
When you have a large customer base of 600 million people, how important is marketing? Danielle Tiedt, GM of Online Marketing, talks about the marketing priorities for the MSN launch, the differences in the MSN and Bing marketing campaigns, and the beauty of the amplifier effect.
Take a virtual Twilight tour using Silverlight & Bing Maps to see favorite spots from the movie
If you’ve read the Twilight series, you’d probably agree that it’s hard to wait for the next movie to hit the box office! It’s exciting to grab your seat in front of the big screen and watch Edward running through the forest with Bella, Jacob transforming into a werewolf, and Alice throwing Bella a birthday party. The magic of the movies brings a great book to life, while the technology of Bing & MSN brings Forks, Washington directly to Twilight fans around the world through our Virtual Twilight Tour.
Two videos today to showcase: 1) Executive Producer's favorite features, and 2) How customer feedback influenced the new homepage
U.S. Homepage Executive Producer Stephen Cvengros talks about his favorite features of the new homepage and talks about how his team delivers speed, quality, and accuracy in content programming.
Have you ever provided feedback to MSN and wondered where it goes? Deanna Daum, Principal Program Manager for Core Entry Points, shares how we look at customer feedback, and how it influenced the development of the new MSN homepage.
Consume video with the power of MSN and Bing combined
Today we’re launching a new way for our customers to experience video. Microsoft is combining the powerful technology behind Bing Videos, with the premium content and media expertise from MSN Video, to deliver a sophisticated online video offering.
Bing Director talks about how Bing and MSN work together to create a great user experience
Quality search is important to our MSN customers, and the new MSN homepage puts Bing front and center. Bing Director Stefan Weitz talks about how technology from Bing enhances the new MSN homepage and how simultaneously, MSN is a key partner of Bing.
MSN's Director of Local Online Programming talks about the offerings at a local level
What do you get when you combine the power of MSN and Bing into one experience? MSN Local Edition! Find out what MSN’s Director of Local Online Programming, Cyrus Krohn, has to say about MSN’s newest resource to get gas prices, news, events, sports, restaurants, and traffic at a local level. And don’t forget to follow MSN Local Edition on Twitter.
MSN's Principal UX Director talks about what went into creating the new MSN
Do you want to know why we moved from our traditional MSN blue background to white? This is our biggest site redesign in over a decade, and the new design offers less clutter and a fresh new look. See what MSN’s Principal UX Director, Wende Copfer, has to say about creating the new MSN.
See what MSN Corporate Vice President Erik Jorgensen has to say about it.
SEE UPDATE BELOW
Today is an exciting day for our team at MSN because we unveiled the most significant redesign our MSN.com homepage has seen in over a decade. We spent thousands of hours talking with customers; testing hundreds of ideas; experimenting around the world and carefully evaluating what our users want, and don’t want - to deliver a homepage that is designed to be the best homepage on the Web. We hope you’ll agree.