Earning Rewards from Bing
Most of us don’t give much thought to the search engine we’re using provided it helps us easily find the information we’re seeking. However, one search engine, Bing, does more than simply help you find information. You can use Bing to earn some pretty great rewards.
How Hard is it to Earn Rewards
Bing hasn’t made earning rewards difficult, the only thing you have to do is use the program each time you run an internet search. After registering with the search engine you earn ½ a point for each search, up until you’ve reached 15 points. After you’ve reached a certain number of reward points, you can redeem them for when you’ve earned 525 points, you will be able to claim a $5 Amazon gift card which you can use to purchase anything your heart desires. As you earn points, your Bing status improves. After earning 750 points, you achieve gold status.
It’s also possible for you to earn additional reward points by referring a friend to Bing. The search engine also creates simple tasks that you can do for an extra point or two. (You might also find iRazoo cool too. You can earn rewards like Amazon cards using their search engine too.)
You’ll be surprised by how quickly the points add up.
The One Thing I Could Do Without
While I really dislike the fact that Bing has put a cap on the number of points I can earn on any given day, I sort of understand where the company is coming from. I’m sure there are several people in the world who would simply do one random search after another over and over again for no other reason than to get ahold of one of the Amazon gift cards, but on the other hand, 15 points a day really isn’t very many points. While I’m not opposed to the cap system, I do wish it were a bit higher, like 30 or 40.
An Added Bonus
When I first started to use Bing, I was a little skeptical. I liked the idea of being rewarded for all the internet searches I did, but I was also worried that the search engine would turn out to be terrible. I couldn’t have been more wrong. It’s a high quality search engine and I have no trouble using it to find the information I need. I truly don’t understand why it’s not as popular as Google. It should be.
You shouldn’t expect to earn a lot of money while using Bing, but I urge you to sign up. Personally, perform several internet searches every single day and it’s nice to be rewarded for the time.
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