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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_RKN848,874,68419,793,503
2Germany Nitmeare376,757,0418,650,010
3Finland refic187,871,0694,505,750
4Belgium elhoim158,912,0693,879,312
5United Kingdom Majestic12126,421,5202,911,577
6Germany Pr0vieH116,744,0922,726,368
7Switzerland rauppe3197,783,6102,308,046
8Germany BalouTheNavigator76,472,2471,716,898
9Russia DeadlyFire60,005,1681,459,677
10Argentina xfigue43,796,765986,103
11Argentina elvis142,501,4671,020,252
12United States serverninjas41,436,608944,942
13Hungary BlackDog40,985,016984,830
14Germany defect12233,116,871769,765
15United Kingdom Majestic29,749,049672,571
16France Fugitif29,497,943679,115
17United States Razor_FX_II27,875,450641,063
18England OldChap23,289,817401,313
19Hungary szabob21,840,267503,616
20Belgium bruno2819,531,142467,838
21Ukraine m00r3ik17,130,490412,379
22Germany |MatMan|15,938,385378,806
23Norway quackyo15,636,869352,764
24Netherlands DigiK-oz12,012,552286,767
Total (142 users)2,729,337,61563,649,669
Top 24 users (Overall)

1Finland refic469,470,593,08311,631,741,637
2United Kingdom Majestic12404,192,477,6899,245,140,518
3Germany Norman_RKN363,453,430,4258,557,496,920
4Germany Nitmeare217,028,028,3465,149,401,700
5United States serverninjas88,811,678,4842,016,486,581
6Germany Pr0vieH71,087,917,6581,695,828,213
7Malaysia PY 22259,029,268,4321,600,486,779
8Russia DeadlyFire58,116,443,8241,459,655,630
9United States Razor_FX_II57,348,392,4961,424,662,561
10United Kingdom Majestic53,385,197,7951,067,667,566
11Germany BalouTheNavigator50,370,053,1251,181,523,972
12Austria Fusl46,764,837,0771,083,729,926
13Ukraine Rilian44,968,028,5501,008,462,570
14Belgium elhoim44,762,776,1091,101,354,949
15Switzerland rauppe3140,162,858,085942,199,681
16Norway Movieman31,001,177,267743,685,000
17England KWSN Grizzly29,438,433,765744,385,674
18Germany |MatMan|28,534,179,417709,819,768
19England OldChap27,249,190,660671,826,383
20France Fugitif26,028,623,122638,581,102
21United States McCoy25,007,174,346610,474,522
22Germany Grubee22,456,871,462563,323,538
23Netherlands [eNeRGy]22,284,854,947570,151,108
24Norway quackyo21,104,402,581509,491,827
Total (3599 users)2,995,961,291,88571,910,944,785


Top 24 teams (Today)

2Pirate Party International412,702,4289,483,450
3Team Norway212,344,8335,064,655
7Hungarian Geek Alliance78,416,8681,851,661
9Team Iowa41,436,608944,942
10Dutch Power Cows35,551,812828,898
11French team30,730,915706,400
13X Grubbers Kick Ass15,037,885355,033
14TeAm AnandTech11,382,475260,947
16Czech Republic9,782,873227,119
20AMD Users5,829,572135,855
22Knights Who Say Ni!5,510,565126,498
23Team UK5,133,862118,577
Total (40 teams)2,405,522,01455,663,457
Top 24 teams (Overall)

1Team Norway460,444,851,61211,373,512,808
3Pirate Party International230,730,129,3505,440,439,347
5Majestic Finland131,625,536,2263,379,270,247
7Team Iowa90,269,471,9282,053,745,283
12Dutch Power Cows61,246,236,7431,551,040,790
14Knights Who Say Ni!39,004,413,948959,360,267
15X Grubbers Kick Ass36,715,892,821913,121,541
16French team31,527,686,208775,343,839
17TeAm AnandTech21,123,997,151572,175,584
18AMD Users19,477,887,769467,180,409
19Czech Republic19,221,524,280461,413,240
20Ars Technica17,445,545,721441,699,971
21Hungarian Geek Alliance16,989,776,970401,740,336
Total (184 teams)2,333,671,790,15455,021,433,630

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Last updated: 30 Jan 2015 19:00:30:400 GMT

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