Majestic SEO Beginners Guide to Correlation: Part 4

By Neep Hazarika July 15, 2013

In Parts 1, 2 and 3, we looked at statistical measures of datasets that were purely one-dimensional in nature, i.e., all the observations constituting the dataset were of the same type.  Examples of such datasets are the time elapsed between eruptions of the Old Faithful Geyser

Posted In: Research

The Easter Egg Release: Clique Hunter at URL level

By Dixon Jones July 10, 2013

We recently launched a new version of Site Explorer which has gone down rather well. I hinted that we had also released something else and challenged our user to spot it. Now I have time for another blog post I can reveal that we also changed our Clique Hunter tool to work at the URL level instead of the domain level only!

This adds considerably more… Continue reading

Posted In: General

How Black Hats Are Still Gaming Google for Competitive Keywords – Case Study

By Amar Sagoo July 9, 2013

This is a guest article by Modestos Siotos who works at iCrossing UK as an SEO Strategist. The views and opinions expressed in this article are his own and not necessarily the views of MajesticSEO.

The last couple of years saw Google taking serious actions against sites relying on what its algorithms identify as “manipulative links”. Penguin 2.0 according to Matt Cutts was supposed to look deeper… Continue reading

Posted In: Case Studies

New Site Explorer Release

By Dixon Jones July 8, 2013

Today we have launched a new version of Site Explorer with improved functionality and a much improved user interaction. There’s more than one blog post of upgrades – so here’s a summary, with screenshots below.

  • Improved Summary screen layout with Anchor Text type charts added
  • Ability to tailor your Site Explorer tabs and filters to see the data your way
  • Added information about the last crawl
Posted In: Development

Historic Index Update

By Alex July 5, 2013

We have now updated our Historic Index with data for start of June 2013. Here are the new stats:

Historic Index –

Unique Pages crawled: 501,925,972,687

Unique URLs: 2,008,056,406,541

Date range: 07 Nov 2007 to 09 Jun 2013

There is an increase in unique crawled pages but reduction of unique URLs due to roll out of quality improvement algorithm used initially in Fresh index.
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Posted In: Updates