How do Majestic and LinkScape get their raw data? Does your built-in bullshit detector cry in agony when you read announcements of link analysis tools claiming to have crawled Web pages in the trillions?
Can a tiny SEO shop, or a remote search engine in its early stages running on donated equipment, build an index of that size? It took Google a decade to reach these figures, and Google’s webspam team alone outnumbers the staff of SEOmoz and Majestic, not to speak of infrastructure. Rankings of Best SEO, PPC, Web Design and Development, Local Search, Reputation Management Companies, Firms, Agencies, Firm, Company.