Important Considerations While Making Directory Submissions – Part 2


As promised earlier, this is a continuation of the previous post regarding some important aspects that need to be kept in mind while submitting to directories. Here, we will broadly cover the options available for getting a site listed in the directories as well as the time it takes for links to be approved by the directories and indexed by the search engines.


In order to get a website listed in a directory, it is important to go through the listing options available to decide which one will be most suitable to you. Most directories come with many listing features and pricing options. Although submitting to an article directory is completely free of cost, other online directories broadly offer the following listing options: Read more

Important Considerations While Making Directory Submissions – Part 1


Making directory submissions by yourself is a time-consuming and monotonous task. There are several important factors to bear in mind before submissions are made. Directory submissions will be worth the time and effort invested only if the links that are obtained in return are search-engine friendly or ‘SEO-friendly’. By this we mean that the links should be counted and valued by the search engines. There is no purpose to receiving links that are not recognized by the search engines, because ultimately, the aim of every website is to appear high on search engine rankings.

In this post we outline a few major factors that need to be kept in mind while making directory submissions; they are: Read more

Types of Online Directories


To understand the various types of online directories, one should first understand what is meant by the term ‘directory’. A directory is an ordered classification of a list. This list could mean a list of addresses, phone numbers, individuals, businesses, organizations, services, websites, publications,and so on. These lists become directories when they are classified or categorized either alphabetically or according to similarity in topic or themes or regions.

Web directories are online directories that list websites by category.There are several types of directories that fall under the classification of web directories. These include: Read more