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Adhood.com Beats Google, Facebook and Twitter

Adhood… who? That’s what we thought when our software developer working the on Majestic Million project noticed adhood.com rapidly advancing up the ranks of well established domains. Today they have become #1 .COM by number of referring domains. We were surprised as much as you are now! We tend to pay attention to artifacts like……



How SEOMoz Forced Us To Innovate

By Dixon Jones | |

Hats off to SEOMoz. They have loads of great content and loads of links. Majestic SEO competes with their Open Site Explorer product and whilst we honestly believe that our root data is now stronger and more nimble since we launched our fresh index, they have always been a worthy and noble competitor. This is…


Historic Index Update

Today we’ve updated our Historic backlinks index, stats are as follows: 346,460,574,925 unique pages crawled 3,412,851,161,583 unique URLs in total. All fresh data crawled in period up to 27 Apr 2011 was added to this update… Continue reading


Yahoo BOSS Cracks Down on Automated Queries

Today we noticed signs that Yahoo are taking action on their API product BOSS, against users that are polling automated queries. In effect, this could cause many ( perhaps most? ) automated link management software to become obsolete almost overnight. It turns out that automated queries were always against Yahoo’s Terms of Service. Who knew? (Well…