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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_RKN340,563,6268,206,147
2Germany Nitmeare105,408,5632,434,614
3United Kingdom Majestic1252,092,3351,249,505
4Germany Pr0vieH39,511,459957,466
5Germany maedchenBlut27,173,715626,489
6Belgium elhoim24,647,730600,237
7Germany BalouTheNavigator24,108,436582,433
8United States serverninjas13,116,285308,442
9Argentina xfigue12,909,253309,981
10United Kingdom Majestic11,759,568283,474
11Argentina elvis19,980,847237,367
12Switzerland rauppe319,588,031227,643
13United States Razor_FX_II9,294,950215,081
14Russia DeadlyFire8,206,781200,752
15Netherlands Cowtipping7,283,425174,151
16Belgium bruno287,272,106181,172
17England OldChap6,228,226143,036
18Czech Republic Jatra s Ciluli6,219,368150,306
19Hungary szabob5,123,642121,725
20United Kingdom jren2074,291,532105,268
21Russia lomovoi3,985,01690,275
22Czech Republic Celebrindol3,902,12793,953
23Germany |MatMan|3,779,53590,316
24Germany Grubee3,623,67688,030
Total (141 users)817,589,04119,504,598
Top 24 users (Overall)

1Finland refic463,766,005,13311,516,456,588
2United Kingdom Majestic12386,198,125,8308,822,296,975
3Germany Norman_RKN277,306,355,9016,522,564,279
4Germany Nitmeare171,058,210,3374,086,704,995
5United States serverninjas84,070,553,4381,902,945,046
6Malaysia PY 22258,835,531,1721,595,867,470
7Germany Pr0vieH55,616,021,3391,327,006,717
8Russia DeadlyFire54,369,938,5551,368,504,191
9United States Razor_FX_II54,100,129,7301,351,113,414
10United Kingdom Majestic49,227,932,337970,098,962
11Austria Fusl46,749,965,3981,083,379,426
12Ukraine Rilian44,238,371,781990,420,932
13Germany BalouTheNavigator41,493,829,142974,922,218
14Belgium elhoim35,257,042,544871,705,099
15Switzerland rauppe3131,997,869,972752,513,113
16Norway Movieman30,818,248,521739,617,365
17England KWSN Grizzly28,988,608,141734,198,376
18Germany |MatMan|26,542,378,062662,339,076
19England OldChap26,006,168,231646,006,069
20France Fugitif25,425,084,158624,842,337
21United States McCoy24,617,395,104601,132,001
22Germany Grubee22,045,591,682553,222,165
23Netherlands [eNeRGy]21,362,253,340548,431,028
24Norway quackyo19,855,419,281479,456,394
Total (3608 users)2,727,026,451,81165,605,836,302


Top 24 teams (Today)

2Pirate Party International108,293,9552,503,908
6Team Iowa13,116,285308,442
7Dutch Power Cows12,132,567285,420
9Czech Republic11,232,842268,536
11X Grubbers Kick Ass9,290,898225,823
12Hungarian Geek Alliance7,394,514178,180
13Team Norway7,041,155173,662
16TeAm AnandTech3,023,88266,529
18Team UK2,048,13848,446
19Crawl to freedom2,000,44548,825
21AMD Users1,833,13545,866
23Majestic Finland1,640,71138,272
24Knights Who Say Ni!1,532,52835,881
Total (42 teams)701,377,89516,539,570
Top 24 teams (Overall)

1Team Norway453,251,278,66711,216,446,681
3Pirate Party International183,267,465,1974,342,738,241
5Majestic Finland131,155,514,4573,368,024,782
7Team Iowa85,562,628,9311,940,762,767
12Dutch Power Cows57,470,674,2721,463,161,087
14Knights Who Say Ni!38,728,113,294951,366,633
15X Grubbers Kick Ass34,718,481,810864,294,198
16French team30,818,636,658758,990,048
17TeAm AnandTech19,775,389,540541,664,394
18AMD Users19,222,656,118460,041,535
19Ars Technica17,523,141,359440,771,603
20Czech Republic16,087,077,188386,270,120
22Hungarian Geek Alliance12,592,164,401300,003,111
Total (188 teams)2,112,540,301,54949,923,735,098

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Last updated: 31 Oct 2014 13:00:36:363 GMT

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