Archive for the ‘Research’ Category

The Ratio of Majestic SEO’s Citation to Trust Flow as an Indicator of Profile Quality

By Neep Hazarika December 16, 2013

In this article, we will look at ways in which the “quality” of a profile can be numerically quantified, together with a green-amber-red idea for colour coding of sites; the intensity of which will be based on the numerical value obtained. For this purpose, we consider the ratio of the Majestic SEO quality metrics, namely, the ratio of the Citation to the Trust Flow

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A Study of .gov and .edu Referring Domain Ratios in the Majestic Million

By Neep Hazarika December 6, 2013

For many years there has been a rumbling question as to whether .gov and .edu links have a higher weighting in the search engines than normal ones. Search engines would first look at whether there is any correlation between these domain types and extra quality signals derived from such factors – so to find out whether that is likely, we researched this question.

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Comparing Moz and Majestic SEO Metrics with Boxplots

By Neep Hazarika November 28, 2013

In this article, we will perform a simple exploratory analysis of the distribution of  link metrics, and introduce the reader to the concept of box plots. A comparison will be made among the quality metrics of MajesticSEO and MOZ.

Boxplots

A box plot (also referred to as a box and whisker plot or box chart) is a graphical representation of… Continue reading

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Twitter Rankings!

By Dixon Jones October 17, 2013

Now Majestic has been able to rank the to 70 Million Twitter profiles based on how influential they are. You can download the top 50,000 for free.

Ever wondered who’s more influential on TWITTER, Lady Gaga or Barack Obama? Well as of today, Majestic thinks it is Obama…. just about:

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Some Useful Excel Templates

By Neep Hazarika October 9, 2013

Compare two Lists

Compare two lists.

Compare two lists.

Sometimes, it may be necessary to compare data between two columns  in an Excel spreadsheet. It is particularly important, when analysing backlinks for example, to de-duplicate lists of data into some kind of useful list of domains that is easier… Continue reading

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