Historic Index Update

By Alex June 10, 2013

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

Historic Index –

Unique Pages crawled: 472,383,604,906

Unique URLs: 3,584,026,567,247

Date range: 07 Oct 2007 to 08 May 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… Continue reading

Posted In: Updates

Identifying a Bad Backlink Profile

By Barrie Smith June 4, 2013

(This is a guest post by Barrie Smith. His observations and insights are his own.)

I have recently been keeping a tab on Google page 1 results for “Payday Loans” – a search term historically showing results of websites ranking having used spammy, dodgy and/or underhand link building techniques.

Even in the year 2013 – more than 12 months after the Google Penguin algorithm update was… Continue reading

Posted In: Research

Majestic SEO Integrates with Piwik Analytics

By Dixon Jones May 31, 2013

Today I am delighted to announce that you can now see our headline numbers inside Piwik analytics. If you are all hung up on Google Analytics – you may have forgotten that there are other great analytics packages out there and Piwik is free and open source.


Search Data Directly into your Analytics.

Posted In: Company

Webmaster Tools

By Dixon Jones May 25, 2013

The Webmaster Tools from Majestic SEO connects your sites easily with Majestic. Continue reading

Posted In: Development

Changes to Terms of Service

By Newsroom May 24, 2013

Majestic is growing and with that comes a more mature approach to our contractual obligations to you.

We recently instructed our legal team to review and update our Terms of Service to make sure they were still relevant and meaningful. We remain committed to your protection and privacy.

The current terms of service are effective now and are available here:

You can compare with a… Continue reading

Posted In: Company