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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_RKN647,57616,356
2Germany Nitmeare421,50010,668
3United Kingdom Majestic12166,0294,715
4Belgium elhoim128,3663,176
5Germany Pr0vieH108,3372,638
6Finland refic85,2222,356
7Germany BalouTheNavigator77,9322,008
8Russia DeadlyFire49,3491,391
9Belgium bruno2848,9831,146
10Argentina elvis138,7021,247
11Switzerland rauppe3129,628898
12Germany maedchenBlut29,5531,004
13Norway quackyo29,534691
14United States serverninjas29,075591
15Germany defect12219,925503
16Germany |MatMan|18,979577
17Japan luixxiul18,740395
18Netherlands sportman9,998286
19United Kingdom CaptainUnlikely9,993315
20Norway opyrt9,981253
21Hong Kong SAR lkiller1239,965363
22Germany T.Kampmeier9,963231
23Germany arni9,933369
24Germany [SG-2W]Kurzer9,929328
Total (35 users)2,123,18655,229
Top 24 users (Overall)

1Finland refic463,354,070,07711,505,741,339
2United Kingdom Majestic12379,863,841,6498,676,047,218
3Germany Norman_RKN251,374,748,7155,894,248,807
4Germany Nitmeare157,478,467,3763,783,156,925
5United States serverninjas82,581,645,6891,868,548,443
6Malaysia PY 22258,798,373,9471,594,994,364
7Russia DeadlyFire53,789,790,6431,354,031,754
8United States Razor_FX_II53,077,772,1601,328,482,752
9Germany Pr0vieH50,912,077,5651,216,739,815
10United Kingdom Majestic47,807,605,256937,447,279
11Austria Fusl46,749,965,3981,083,379,426
12Ukraine Rilian44,051,278,572986,004,896
13Germany BalouTheNavigator38,126,200,472896,770,620
14Belgium elhoim32,650,072,313808,211,958
15Switzerland rauppe3130,850,781,213726,043,504
16Norway Movieman30,730,560,028737,695,786
17England KWSN Grizzly28,754,598,534728,931,915
18Germany |MatMan|25,909,704,191647,441,640
19France Fugitif25,425,084,158624,842,337
20England OldChap25,327,544,537630,437,596
21United States McCoy24,489,140,060598,097,534
22Germany Grubee21,618,691,115543,067,156
23Netherlands [eNeRGy]21,228,219,549545,345,513
24Norway magnus19,681,636,239558,894,998
Total (3608 users)2,646,123,769,63463,708,215,581


Top 24 teams (Today)

2Pirate Party International441,42511,171
3Team Norway134,5153,507
7Team Iowa29,075591
8Dutch Power Cows27,941739
10Team Japan18,740395
11Crawl to freedom9,998286
13AMD Users9,933369
14TeAm AnandTech9,892230
16Hungarian Geek Alliance9,757174
Top 24 teams (Overall)

1Team Norway452,708,386,73611,200,372,048
3Pirate Party International169,301,167,9564,030,110,092
5Majestic Finland130,993,982,9623,364,214,983
7Team Iowa84,073,961,7001,906,368,072
12Dutch Power Cows56,195,809,3011,434,040,039
14Knights Who Say Ni!38,558,278,282947,133,637
15X Grubbers Kick Ass33,695,986,938839,856,165
16French team30,795,108,144758,424,874
17TeAm AnandTech19,382,267,715532,892,189
18AMD Users19,051,162,163455,909,948
19Ars Technica17,545,930,581440,065,829
20Czech Republic15,137,497,796364,171,460
23Hungarian Geek Alliance11,681,227,154279,236,276
Total (190 teams)2,047,800,888,74148,419,717,252

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Last updated: 01 Oct 2014 00:00:57:450 GMT

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