Alttext Flag – A discussion

By Steve Pitchford |

Its new recruit time at Majestic, and one of the many questions they have asked this week is for a proper explanation of the “Alttext flag”, as shown below: We felt it might be appropriate to share the description with a wider audience. Below is an illustration of the html… Continue reading


Terms and Conditions update

By Dixon Jones |

Although nobody in the European Union seems to be taking it too seriously, the law has recently changed regarding the use of cookies and other privacy issues. Nobody is quite sure how to abide by the law without destroying their businesses and my colleagues Brian Clifton and Vicky Brock are having great fun trying to…


Majestic Million – Reloaded!

By Steve Pitchford |

When we launched the Majestic Million on a public beta, we had a simple mission – to determine if referring domain count was a viable measure of a websites popularity. Whilst there were one or two anomalies, at the start the data appeared to provide an illustration of how referring domains may be representative of…

Historic Backlinks Index Update

By Alex |

Today we’ve updated our Historic backlinks index, stats are as follows: 350,429,550,018 unique pages crawled 3,458,657,690,046 unique URLs in total. All fresh data crawled in period up to 31 May 2011 was added to this update… Continue reading