adCenter API developers may be interested in the new Live Search API beta released this week by Microsoft. It offers Live Search that Web publishers can incorporate into their own Web site with great customization, and a pilot program that will allow webmasters to incorporate advertisements seamlessly into their results pages.

For advertisers, it's of interest in the potential for new ways ads may be distributed. For Web publishers and Web developers, it's of interest for how search results and ads may be displayed within their Web sites or pages.

This first release of the search ads capability is a U.S. only pilot program and participants must meet the Microsoft Editorial Guidelines and fit within top strategic verticals to participate.

Read more on the Live Services blog: http://dev.live.com/blogs/livesearch/archive/2008/11/13/433.aspx 

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Chris