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Directories 101

Discussion in 'Directories' started by EveryQuery, May 7, 2006.

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    DIRECTORY LISTS

    Lists of free directories:
    http://info.vilesilencer.com/
    http://www.best-web-directories.com/free-directories.htm
    http://web-directories.ws/General/Free/
    http://www.seocompany.ca/directory/free-web-directories.html
    http://www.directorylist.org/free-directories/

    Lists of paid directories:
    http://info.vilesilencer.com/main.php?rock=pay-for-inclusion.php
    http://www.best-web-directories.com/paid-directories.htm
    http://web-directories.ws/General/Paid___Reciprocal/
    http://www.seocompany.ca/directory/web-directories.html
    http://www.directorylist.org/paid-directories/ (Paid Permanent)
    http://www.directorylist.org/annual-directories/ (Paid Annual)

    Lists of niche directories:
    http://info.vilesilencer.com/main.php?rock=niche.php
    http://www.best-web-directories.com/niche-directories.htm
    http://web-directories.ws/Niche/
    http://www.seocompany.ca/directory/niche-directories.html
    http://www.directorylist.org/niche-directories/

    Other directory lists:
    http://www.strongestlinks.com/directories.php
    http://www.articletrader.com/directories/
    http://www.geocities.com/site_vortex/Directories_Indexes_Portals.html


    SUBMITTING TO DIRECTORIES

    Why submit your sites to directories:
    Is submitting to directories a must?
    How many directories should I submit?
    Is it really worth the time submitting to directories?
    Directories really worth?
    Traffic from directories?!
    Why don't I bother with listing into thousands of dirs?!

    How to properly submit your site to directories:
    How NOT to submit to directories
    Best title and description
    Description in Directories
    When submitting to directories, is it necessary...
    Is submitting to same "C" block directories useless for google SEO?

    What SEO friendly really means:
    "SEO friendly" directories
    Guide to determining SEO-friendliness
    SEO friendly directories??
    SEO friendly directories

    Tips for faster directory submissions:
    Tips from directory submitters for fast submitting
    Submitting to Directories...(RoboForm and other auto-fill tools)
    A Huge Time-saver when Submitting to Directories...(RoboForm)
    Keeping track of your directory submissions
    Fastest way to submit my article to article Directories?


    THE MAJOR DIRECTORIES

    Getting in Yahoo Directory for free:
    Getting into yahoo directory without paying.
    Having Adsense in site will disqualify from inclusion in Yahoo Dir?
    Anyone had luck getting a free Y! directory listing?

    Is Yahoo Directory worth the listing fee:
    Is Yahoo Directory worth $299?
    How much benefit is there in buying into the yahoo directory?
    Being added to the Yahoo directory

    Other Yahoo Directory info:
    Yahoo - No Guarantee but No Refunds?
    Inside Yahoo directory give boost to Google ranking?
    Yahoo Directory & Yahoo SERP

    Is Microsoft Small Business Directory worth the listing fee:
    MSN Directory - 18 links per submission & high PR
    bCentral directory worth 49?
    SBD bCentral
    Microsoft Small Business Directory - worth $49 a year ??

    Official DMOZ guidelines and help pages:
    Open Directory Project Help Central
    How to suggest a site to the Open Directory
    Becoming an ODP Editor
    Open Directory Editing Guidelines
    Open Directory Public Abuse Report System
    DMOZ Adult Category FAQ
    Resource Zone - Open Directory Project Public Forum


    BUILDING & MAINTAINING A DIRECTORY

    Directory scripts:
    PHP Link Directory
    Site Sift
    Free PHP Directory Script (formerly Biz Directory)
    eSyndicat.com
    Index Script
    CPLInks
    CreaDirectory

    Owning and maintaining a directory:
    Rejecting Sites
    Why having a long review queue is a good thing
    Building a quality directory that ranks well and can eventully earn money
    Tips For All You Running Directories

    Why own a directory:
    Please help me understand directories.
    What are the benefits of having a directory?

    How to monetize your directory:
    Revenue from a directory?
    Best way for me to monetize my directory?
    Monetizing our directory, since webmasters avoid adsense.
    Building a Profitable Web Directory!
    Free Directory WITH Adverts.

    Directories and spam:
    Define...Hard and Work
    Directory spammer? or directory moron?
    Spam reduction techniques
     
    EveryQuery, May 7, 2006 IP
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    spyrit Active Member

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    wow...lots of links...read some of them, pretty interesting stuff..gg
     
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    Momo Peon

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    Very nice post, thanks for compiling all those links :)
     
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    an0n Prominent Member

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    Excellent Post PP.
     
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    CReed Notable Member

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    Excellent post PP, lots of great info.
     
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    excellent compilation
     
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    LaCabra Goats R Us

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    very nice indeed .. a little green for that post!
     
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    WhatiFind offline

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    EveryQuery Well-Known Member

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    Great post, WhatiFind. It would be great if I could edit the original post so I could add more to it, but the time for editing apparently has passed. A shame this couldn't be editable so we could constantly add or modify. Oh well.
     
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    Excellent post, thanks!

    SWD
     
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    portprohecy,

    well summed up. excellent post.
     
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    excellent tips, thanks.
     
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    Good directory list. Thanks!
     
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    10 points, Well thought out post. Very useful.


    Cheeeers
     
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    Thank you, bookmarked this thread
     
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    nice info :)
     
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    Excellent post, very helpful
     
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    even i bokmarked this thread..

    hard working fellow...
     
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    Nice, Thanks
     
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