Find Content Related Images in Internet Explorer 8

Do you want an easy way to find images related to news stories or articles when browsing in Internet Explorer? Then you will definitely want to have a look at the Bing Image Search accelerator.

Bing Image Search in Action

Two simple steps will have the new accelerator installed: click Add to Internet Explorer to start the process and confirm the installation when the secondary window appears.

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For the first of our two examples we chose the “Deepwater Horizon rig”. To find images highlight the word/name that you are interested in, and select Bing Image Search in the context menu. Hovering your mouse over the context menu listing will present a “top” image in a popup window…

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Or if you prefer to view multiple images click on the context menu listing. A Bing image search for the highlighted word/name will be opened in a new tab.

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Our second example was the Guatemalan volcano “Pacaya”. As before we first viewed the popup window image…

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Followed by a full image search in a new tab. The accelerator makes it quick and easy to find additional images when needed.

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Conclusion

The Bing Image Search accelerator makes it a simple task to find additional images related to what you are reading or looking at while browsing.

Links

Add the Bing Image Search accelerator to Internet Explorer 8

Akemi Iwaya is a devoted Mozilla Firefox user who enjoys working with multiple browsers and occasionally dabbling with Linux. She also loves reading fantasy and sci-fi stories as well as playing "old school" role-playing games. You can visit her on Twitter and .