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Example Of How To Make A Targeted Site Go Viral

By Alex June 1, 2011

Yesterday our attention was caught by a story on BBC News about a controversial site offering it’s own unique version of an Alternative Vote to rank Members of Parliament (MPs) in order of preference…

Naturally our interest was purely professional (well, mostly!) – how long did it take for this site to get so known that mainstream media like BBC started reporting about it, and most importantly… Continue reading

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Which Report Is Right For You?

By Dixon Jones May 30, 2011

I noticed over the last few days that we made our backlink referring domain graphic a lot prettier. Below is the graphic today for Search Engine Watch:

Referring domain chart for Search Engine Watch

Much prettier! The chart just shows the top five referring domains, but drilling down in the Top Backlinks report… Continue reading

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Adhood.com Beats Google, Facebook and Twitter

By Alex May 26, 2011

Adhood… who? That’s what we thought when our software developer working the on Majestic Million project noticed adhood.com rapidly advancing up the ranks of well established domains. Today they have become #1 .COM by number of referring domains.


We were surprised as much as you are now! We tend to pay attention to artifacts like… Continue reading

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Link Building Secrets Presentation

By Dixon Jones May 20, 2011

Here is the presentation I just gave at SASCon.

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How SEOMoz Forced Us To Innovate

By Dixon Jones May 19, 2011

Hats off to SEOMoz. They have loads of great content and loads of links. Majestic SEO competes with their Open Site Explorer product and whilst we honestly believe that our root data is now stronger and more nimble since we launched our fresh index, they have always been a worthy and noble competitor. This is the story… Continue reading

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