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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.

20/11/17 MJ12node v1.7.16

New node with a few changes, please download from here!

15/11/16 MJ12node v1.7.15 (Update 2)

New node with lots of changes, please download from here!

30/05/15 MJ12node v1.7.13

Important update, please download from here!

28/05/15 MJ12node v1.7.12

Important update, please download from here!

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 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 nemercry79,277,3133,035,063
2United States serverninjas74,272,8513,557,640
3Germany pr0vieh64,829,9332,709,674
4Ukraine tiss33,338,6551,503,416
5Germany |MatMan|8,780,701387,100
6Belgium bruno284,853,379257,460
7Norway steinrar4,155,352204,903
9Germany BalouTheNavigator2,517,162137,950
11Switzerland rauppe311,485,09684,648
12Malaysia PY 2221,402,90670,243
13France PCR753,51041,378
14Hungary MJster690,86741,287
15United Kingdom Majestic12627,72837,855
16Ukraine UA_ReMMeR418,96023,517
17Czech Republic Andol392,98122,740
18United Kingdom Phil382,59921,484
19Norway leo372,06918,398
20Australia Jonathan Ferguson330,3207,618
21Hong Kong SAR hixie266,58914,010
22Germany rw2007176,0399,403
23Czech Republic Celebrindol161,2158,199
Total (51 users)285,120,30612,423,904
Top 24 users (Overall)

1Germany nemercry3,000,585,137,828102,297,373,823
2United States serverninjas2,986,294,631,74498,833,595,990
3Germany pr0vieh1,854,366,956,23162,807,903,643
4Finland refic1,349,076,621,93840,463,973,818
5Ukraine tiss1,060,519,396,72337,447,239,434
6United Kingdom Majestic12596,934,657,27414,628,506,672
7Switzerland rauppe31594,967,206,06715,865,851,139
8Germany Norman_RKN569,102,148,19213,866,193,601
10Germany Nitmeare489,100,873,25012,240,404,944
11Ukraine smilesvua314,634,307,1268,384,894,298
12Germany BalouTheNavigator291,971,994,2308,379,214,525
13Austria Fusl288,497,148,9147,238,959,661
14Belgium elhoim277,275,051,7397,478,279,984
15Ukraine UA_ReMMeR230,227,706,6667,300,549,049
16Germany |MatMan|230,047,892,4517,572,983,347
17Belgium bruno28207,502,690,7926,061,193,394
18Norway steinrar151,791,378,1135,313,140,414
19Malaysia PY 222111,335,133,7343,268,458,034
20United States Omega108,944,695,3003,395,501,609
21Russia DeadlyFire86,730,628,1462,299,743,433
22United Kingdom Majestic85,353,800,1821,897,883,546
24United States Razor_FX_II82,110,024,0222,070,936,421
Total (3610 users)17,444,233,543,583537,373,609,854


Top 24 teams (Today)

1Pirate Party International.79,277,3133,035,063
2Team Iowa74,272,8513,557,640
5Team Norway4,537,296223,828
10Hungarian Geek Alliance690,86741,287
11Czech Republic554,19630,939
14Dutch Power Cows101,5605,267
16X Grubbers Kick Ass61,2273,606
17Ars Technica61,1432,581
19Team Canada26,3621,396
20Team Japan24,4421,399
22Free State Project14,933730
23French team14,234649
24BOINC Synergy12,123263
Total (25 teams)268,142,34911,592,391
Top 24 teams (Overall)

1Pirate Party International.3,474,418,639,947114,159,590,306
2Team Iowa2,954,255,369,53098,083,304,147
6Team Norway1,351,059,161,39942,268,500,154
9Hungarian Geek Alliance140,238,157,4094,035,026,077
12X Grubbers Kick Ass77,512,457,9622,199,016,012
13Dutch Power Cows67,387,726,6831,907,849,073
17Czech Republic52,864,397,8211,531,726,641
18French team46,241,644,6901,256,165,433
21TeAm AnandTech17,791,056,582472,912,906
22Team Japan17,565,020,730461,287,908
23Ars Technica16,816,847,191484,725,432
24Knights Who Say Ni!12,014,333,680301,206,501
Total (74 teams)14,749,233,517,839464,427,387,156

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Last updated: 04 Dec 2021 01:00:11:227 GMT

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