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Welcome to Majestic-12!

Majestic-12 is working towards creation of a World Wide Web search engine based on concepts of distributing workload in a similar fashion achieved by successful projects such as SETI@home and You can read more details on the project here. Below you can see recent news highlights, but for full details its best to check our forum.

5/07/14 Project continues for existing members only

From today we are stopping accepting NEW project members, however the project continues for those who have already joined it!

22/04/14 MJ12node v1.7.11

Important update, please download from here!

25/08/13 MJ12node v1.7.10

Important bug fix, please download from here!

23/08/13 MJ12node v1.7.9

Important update please download from here!

16/10/12 One trillion URLs crawled!

8 years since start of the project we've crawled one trillion URLs! See more in this forum post here.

21/04/12 MJ12node v1.7.8

Important update please download from here!

07/02/12 MJ12node v1.7.7

Important update please download from here!

18/12/11 MJ12node v1.7.6

Important update with a number of fixes please update software from here!

4/07/11 MJ12node v1.7.5

Significant upgrade with support for non-standard robots.txt externsions, get it here!

5/02/11 MJ12node v1.7.0

New generaction of crawler supporting more flexible crawling central server, get it here!

6/12/09 MJ12node v1.6.11

A number of important bug fixes, please upgrade your node here!

24/10/09 MJ12node v1.6.10

A number of important bug fixes, please upgrade your node here!

8/10/09 Majestic-12 finds more than 1 trillion unique URLs!

Majestic-12 confirms Google's milestone: more than 1 trillion URLs found, more here.

21/08/09 New giga-server squared!

A giga-monster-specced server (2x quad Xeons 2.5 Ghz, 32 GB RAM, 24 TB disks) was yet again kindly donated by an from Holland! This server will enable the project to get to a new level of web link graph analysis - in September 2008 we expect to update anchor index to be the biggest publicly available index of its kind.

19/08/09 MJ12node v1.6.7

Small but important update, upgrade your node here!

14/08/08 MJ12node v1.6.6

One more bug fix related to filtering of session ids, update your node here!

09/08/08 MJ12node v1.6.5

An important bug fix related to parsing of XML feeds that used non-Latin encoding, please update your nodes here!

05/08/08 MJ12node v1.6.4

A lot of fixes and better analysis functionality in the new build, update it from here!

11/07/08 MJ12node v1.6.2

This new build features better support for "deep-crawling" as well as some bug fixes, update it from here!

22/04/08 MJ12node v1.6.1

Important bug-fix in the new client, update it from here!

10/04/08 MJ12node v1.6.0

Lots of fixes with much less disk used and more crawling for the same bandwidth usage: download new client here!

04/02/08 Majestic-SEO

Majestic-12 is proud to launch Majestic-SEO featuring anchor index - database of over 130 bln unique urls with backlinks and anchor text that can be analysed and reported to help understand relevancy issues that affect ranking of websites in modern web scale search engines.

6/01/08 Small redesign!

This is a small homepage redesign to give bigger emphasis to participants of this project rather than old new that have been archived here.

26/10/07 MJ12node v1.5.0

Many bugs fixes in data analysis module: download new client here.

17/08/07 New giga server

A monster-specced server (2x quad Xeons, 16 GB RAM, 16 TB disks) was provided by an appropriately named company Gigaserver from Holland, which is a big fan of the MJ12 project and wanted to contribute with a really poweful server, many thanks go to those great guys with great servers! This server will be fully utilised with the upcoming "anchor index"! Watch out Big G!

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Distributed Network Stats

Top 24 users (Today)

1Germany Norman_RKN479,732,65911,560,585
2Finland refic352,426,4729,128,770
3Germany Nitmeare273,705,5956,120,046
4United Kingdom Majestic12149,636,4943,478,225
5Austria Fusl146,401,2483,360,284
6Germany Pr0vieH113,134,3412,645,407
7United States serverninjas101,348,7712,097,956
8Germany BalouTheNavigator75,184,5621,725,344
9Germany maedchenBlut48,753,1511,171,548
10Switzerland rauppe3137,437,195874,015
11Belgium elhoim35,040,716865,338
12United Kingdom Majestic31,281,334728,498
13United States Razor_FX_II29,085,983663,348
14England OldChap22,749,092538,877
15Germany |MatMan|20,067,870481,657
16Hungary szabob15,797,299344,131
17Belgium bruno2814,384,622351,343
18Russia DeadlyFire14,060,758346,077
19United States Omega12,074,703285,823
20United Kingdom Phil11,235,526256,910
21United Kingdom jren20711,207,830266,769
22Germany Grubee11,180,503269,190
23Netherlands DigiK-oz10,694,984246,583
24Norway quackyo10,464,751269,451
Total (132 users)2,228,570,56352,728,433
Top 24 users (Overall)

1Finland refic451,498,494,12111,218,196,517
2United Kingdom Majestic12374,766,037,0858,559,104,132
3Germany Norman_RKN229,398,078,6265,382,525,938
4Germany Nitmeare146,835,667,4943,546,366,480
5United States serverninjas79,907,829,6091,811,439,012
6Malaysia PY 22258,733,446,6231,593,509,022
7Russia DeadlyFire53,197,348,5521,339,490,445
8United States Razor_FX_II52,233,133,6731,309,588,162
9Germany Pr0vieH47,098,110,3851,127,792,011
10United Kingdom Majestic46,736,052,348913,001,388
11Ukraine Rilian43,937,800,485983,416,991
12Austria Fusl43,296,938,7991,011,760,332
13Germany BalouTheNavigator35,557,909,534837,436,094
14Belgium elhoim30,758,580,899762,829,173
15Norway Movieman30,643,913,997735,760,424
16Switzerland rauppe3129,460,446,820694,559,286
17England KWSN Grizzly28,344,075,078719,566,776
18France Fugitif25,425,084,158624,842,337
19Germany |MatMan|25,197,566,242630,764,492
20England OldChap24,514,237,569611,691,545
21United States McCoy24,277,428,656593,293,923
22Germany Grubee21,240,863,247534,194,514
23Netherlands [eNeRGy]20,915,363,094538,221,970
24Norway magnus19,667,425,437558,568,789
Total (3608 users)2,563,660,784,36261,807,937,420


Top 24 teams (Today)

2Team Norway370,308,7469,568,881
3Pirate Party International284,358,7156,365,686
6Team Iowa101,348,7712,097,956
10Dutch Power Cows29,048,044663,632
12X Grubbers Kick Ass25,737,391611,694
13Hungarian Geek Alliance19,678,641433,380
15Czech Republic11,830,491267,352
17Knights Who Say Ni!11,211,476263,135
18TeAm AnandTech7,540,949165,972
20AMD Users6,905,063161,408
21Team UK4,604,284106,106
22Majestic Finland4,369,745106,329
24Ars Technica2,566,98658,455
Total (36 teams)1,928,126,02145,421,422
Top 24 teams (Overall)

1Team Norway440,805,798,09110,910,625,856
3Pirate Party International158,319,506,0963,785,504,634
5Majestic Finland130,869,911,1553,361,345,960
7Team Iowa81,400,185,6201,849,259,580
12Dutch Power Cows55,059,939,1351,408,399,181
13Knights Who Say Ni!38,207,011,785938,865,411
15X Grubbers Kick Ass32,848,299,783819,875,404
16French team30,781,327,817758,097,028
17TeAm AnandTech19,156,343,765528,011,491
18AMD Users18,907,151,706452,414,976
19Ars Technica17,590,535,943440,110,250
20Czech Republic14,760,382,391355,709,365
23Hungarian Geek Alliance11,056,466,997265,140,772
Total (193 teams)1,978,235,941,94746,830,449,214

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Last updated: 02 Sep 2014 19:01:15:220 GMT

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