Archive for the ‘Research’ Category

White Hat SEO Backlink Best Practices White Paper

By Mel September 20, 2012

Last week, I was lucky enough to spend my first day on the job with Majestic SEO in sunny San Francisco at BrightEdge’s #Share12 event.

Packed with over 300 delegates, the rooms of the impressive Bently Reserve building were entertained and enthused by well thought-out informational sessions and panel discussions aimed to educate and inform about what’s next, not just in SEO, but for the digital marketing industry… Continue reading

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Predict an Election in seconds by using Back Link Data

By Newsroom May 3, 2012

Election campaigns of recent years have had a huge digital focus, as nominees look to the internet to drive their campaigns to the widest possible audiences.

In the UK today, voters are going to the polls for local elections, with much of the media’s focus on the London Mayoral Candidacy.

Analysing the cumulative backlink data over the past month for the two leading candidates (The Conservative’s Boris Johnson… Continue reading

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Google “Clarifies” its use of Anchor Text

By Dixon Jones April 10, 2012

Google have improved their anchor text interpretation algorithms. Continue reading

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Majestic Gives Away A Million – A Majestic Million!

By Steve Pitchford December 25, 2011

As it is Christmas Day, Majestic SEO is releasing data on the top one million websites in a Creative Commons sharealike license, downloadable CSV file, allowing web users to create derived works and research  (subject to attribution). The files are available at the end of this post.

Majestic SEO launched Majestic Million on May the 19th, and it has caused ripples of interest from time to time, and… Continue reading

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Google’s Strongest Backlinks

By Dixon Jones October 18, 2011

Back in January we revealed Google’s top 50,000 strongest backlinks. Back then, we had not released our FRESH Index Now we have, we can give you an even better list.

We are pleased to give you Google’s Strongest backlinks seen by our crawlers in the last 30 days. To keep the list clean, we have chosen to release the strongest link only from each of nearly 30,000 referring domains… Continue reading

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