New: Customize Majestic & 20 Other Upgrades. No April Fool.

By Steve Fitzpatrick April 1, 2014

On April 1st, Majestic announced a raft of upgrades to Majestic SEO. Among the notable enhancements were customized icons and your recent search history embedded into the site. Continue reading

Posted In: Development

Majestic Wins Innovation Award

By Dixon Jones March 31, 2014

ESA14 winner badgeMajestic have won the award for best innovation in Search, for our link based search engine, Search Explorer™ Launched last October.

Over the weekend, The European Search Awards dinner took place in Reykjavik, Iceland. Majestic were up for two awards when the nominees were announced last month – “Best SEO Software” and best “Innovation”. We were delighted… Continue reading

Posted In: General

Negative Domain Research Part 2 – Filtering Majestic’s Referring Domain Data

By Nicholas Chimonas March 27, 2014

So you (or your client, not pointing any fingers here) engaged in some shady black hat link building tactics in the past. Well perhaps they weren’t black hat at the time, but they are now. Whatever, Google. The time has come to clean up a messy backlink portfolio and start fresh with white hat tactics. But how do you find the negative links of the past?!

First download a… Continue reading

Posted In: Commentary, General

Negative Domain Research Part 1 – Anchor Text Segmentation

By Nicholas Chimonas March 25, 2014

One of the fastest ways to conduct negative domain research is through anchor text segmentation within Majestic. Since the Penguin algorithm looks at over-optimization of anchor text as a potential negative signal, we can take the same approach to quickly identify domains with spammy artificial backlinks pointing to our clients.

There are two places within Majestic you can go to in order to identify over-optimized keyword-rich anchor text. The… Continue reading

Posted In: Commentary, General

We’ll be at SMX Munich; 25th-26th March

By Nicola Carey March 21, 2014

SMX MunichSMX Munich takes place next week and we will be exhibiting with some exciting goodies to make your life easier. We will also have a little booklet on all the Majestic tools which explains exactly what Majestic tool we recommend you use

Posted In: Conferences