Why Verifying a site in MajesticSEO should be in EVERY SEO audit

By Dixon Jones January 20, 2014

I had an interesting support issue this week which every SEO should know about.

Don't lock out the good guys.If you do not verify your website on Majestic SEO’s Webmaster Tools, there is a very real chance that your hosting company is restricting the traffic to your website.

Some hosting companies try to keep their bandwidth costs down by not… Continue reading

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January Historic Index Update

By Dixon Jones January 17, 2014

We have today updated Majestic’s Historic index.We now have data up to and including Christmas Day.

Here are the vital statistics:

Historic Index

Unique URLs crawled:
632,254,665,857

Unique URLs found:
2,482,001,145,270

Date range:
25 May 2008 to 26 Dec 2013

Last updated:
16 Jan 2014

You can see our Historic… Continue reading

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How to track Majestic’s true Fresh Updates

By Dixon Jones January 14, 2014

Here’s a sneaky little trick you can do to easily keep a track of how often Majestic SEO fully updates its Fresh Index calculations. You can usually see Screen Shot 2014-01-09 at 11.43.41from our home page that we are constantly updating our index, but there are a huge number of iterative calculations that go on… Continue reading

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Changing the way we look at links

By Dixon Jones January 10, 2014

There have been some interesting examples, recently, of how people are looking at links differently 2014. Earlier this week, Adam Mason posted a simple but effective way to calculate how “spammy” a website is, by dividing the Trust Flow of a web site with its Citation Flow.  Also this week, Aussie SEO Jim Stewart used Majestic’s New Link Tracking charts to see the uptake of news about the… Continue reading

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Using Majestic Citation Flow and Trust Flow to check the Quality of your Link Prospects

By Adam Mason January 8, 2014

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This article is mainly aimed at the agency world where there are outreach or link building teams working full time to find potential and trustworthy sites for their client’s links to be placed on.

In an age when it is easily possible for links to harm your site, it is very important to make sure that the links… Continue reading

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