Archive for the ‘General’ Category

Fresh Index Approaches 200 Billion

A quick look at the Fresh Index stats over the weekend showed (at the time) a Fresh Index with 188,575,337,745 unique URLs. Since the index is updating most hours these days, the numbers will be different by the time this blog hits your screen. We are not quite at the 200 billion, but the improvements in…


Majestic SEO finds the Stolen Monet!

By Steve Pitchford | | 5 comments

Well, links to it anyway. This afternoon, Yahoo broke the story of stolen artwork from a Dutch Museum – these screenshots were taken just 1 hour 58 minutes after the stated release time of the page. Majestic SEO Site explorer, following the super fresh release is currently acting like a good… Continue reading


The Fun Way to Buy and Sell Links

Think you can spot a winner or a loser on the Link acquisition trail? Well now you can put your (virtual) money where your mouth is by playing the new link based trading game, LinkDaq.net from the stables of Dom Hodgson – best known for running the Thinkvisibility and Leeds… Continue reading


Case Study: How to Remove a Google Penalty with Majestic SEO

It’s exactly a month since I joined Majestic SEO as their Brand Ambassador in the US, and not a day goes past when I’m not made aware of just how fantastic this company is. While I was being courted for the role, I canvassed many industry people privately, asking them what they thought and why.…


Historic Index Update

We now have the Historic Index Update and it now contains link data all the way from 15 Feb 2007 to 16 Sep 2012. The vital statistics as of today are: Unique pages crawled: 385,898,973,684 Unique URLs: 3,960,346,968,255… Continue reading