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Majestic-12 Ltd (trading as Majestic)

2016 | Innovation
Majestic-12 Ltd (trading as Majestic)
Faraday Wharf, Holt Street,
Birmingham B7 4BB
Tel: +44 (0)121 2505765

Majestic is honoured to receive the prestigious Queen’s Award in recognition of the company’s innovative crawler and specialist link search engine.

Established in 2004, Majestic lets you see who is linking to your website and anyone else’s.

Situated in Birmingham, Majestic has earnt itself a global client base available in 12 languages and is used in over 60 counties.

Due to the nature of the data, Majestic took the Search Engine Optimisation (SEO) industry by storm; however the value in the data goes beyond SEO and touches every aspect of an online marketing strategy; giving marketing experts, business owners and digital media specialist’s actionable commercial insight.

Dixon Jones, Marketing Director, said “The Majestic team couldn’t have asked for a better thank you for the work that they do than to receive The Queen’s Award. This award is not just for Majestic, but an honour for the SEO industry as a whole.”

The data is unique for a number of reasons. Firstly, Majestic uses its own sophisticated crawling technology – independent from other search engines. Secondly, Majestic crawls around 7 billion webpages per day. Thirdly, Majestic categorises every webpage that it crawls through its trademarked Trust Flow and Citation Flow metrics. These metrics are a comparison of the quality versus volume of backlinks pointing towards a specific website or page. Categorising the web makes it a lot quicker and easier for users to assess their online presence.

To ensure that users feel confident when using Majestic, the company offers users free web based training. By educating customers on how to use Majestic, the company believes that an ecosystem of users who support each other can be created.

Majestic not only want to build a community with its customers but also with its surrounding environment. Over the years Majestic has developed a strong relationship with local Universities through sponsoring student hackathons and recruiting high calibre candidates for in-house development and marketing placement programmes.