10 Digital Trends from Zuckerberg

By Dixon Jones December 13, 2013

Dixon Jones & Steve WozniakI don’t usually ask to get my photograph taken with celebrities, but yesterday I had the opportunity to spend an hour with one of my childhood heroes – Apple co-founder, Steve Wozniak, and also in the same day, listened to The Facebook co-founder Randi Zuckerberg; (that’s Mark’s sister in… Continue reading

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Majestic Search Engine Launches Live Rank Factors

By Dixon Jones December 10, 2013

This is the release of our Search Explorer Alpha (release 0.3) that I expect will really interest the SEO industry, because today we unveil our live rank factors for search engine! Now when you type a search phrase into our search engine, not only do you get search results, but you will also get an increasingly detailed view of how, and why, we ranked the results. No more guessing for… Continue reading

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Five Reasons Why I use Majestic SEO for PR

By James Crawford December 10, 2013

James Crawford 2I’m here to tell you about why I use Majestic SEO for PR but first here’s a little background as to why I’d recommend using what is widely seen as purely an SEO industry tool.

PR has changed. PR has always been a powerful marketing tool which can make or break reputations, but regardless of the industry’s successes… Continue reading

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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.

In this article… Continue reading

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Power Outages and Storm Related Problems

By Dixon Jones December 5, 2013

Many of you will have noticed strange timeouts today on the site. We are working as fast as we can to rectify these problems. Everyone with proper technical qualifications is working on the issue now – so we will fill you in fully on the technical issues when the storm (literally) has calmed down. In the meantime – please allow the marketing to tell you what is happening… Continue reading

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