Top 5 Directory Submission sites List

05/05/2016 12:00 AM by Ellys Kho in Sites

Top 5 Directory Submission sites List

Since long time ago people always use Directory as their reference to find information they needed, like Phone Books, Public Library or files archive we can refer that as Directory, Then what about Website Directory ? Website Directory is specialize to linking other website and displayed the information based categories, and website directory is not search engine which display information based keywords the users input.

Directory Submission

Directory Submission is process including links to a website directory after reviewed by the editors and today SEO experts do Directory Submission to trying take advantages by get listed on website directory so can get backlinks and improving their websites search engine ranking.

Do a Directory Submission is easy and simple, before submit your websites you need to read and learn about their term of services then pick the right category and related with your websites niche, after find the right category you can submit your website title by using your "Brand URL" as title without the domain extension (.com , .org ,etc) and then write simple description about your websites without using promoting language and the last step is waiting patiently until the editors review your listing.

Top 5 Directory for Directory Submission

There more than thousand website directory on this world and on top of them there some directory really worthy to get very valuable backlinks and i believe with just some backlinks your search engine ranking will up crazily , here the Top 5 :

  • is a multilingual open-content directory of World Wide Web links. The site and community who maintain it are also known as the Open Directory Project (ODP). It is owned by AOL but constructed and maintained by a community of volunteer editors, Founded June 5, 1998; 17 years ago.
  • Yahoo Business (early is Yahoo Directory) was a web directory which at one time rivaled DMOZ in size. The directory was Yahoo!'s first offering. When Yahoo! changed to crawler-based listings for its main results in October 2002, the human-edited directory's significance dropped, but it was still being updated as of April 16, 2014.
  • started out as a wiki Internet domain directory. It listed websites along with information about their content. As a wiki, AboutUs allows Internet users to add entries or modify information.
  • Founded in 1994 at the University at Buffalo, The State University of New York, BOTW pioneered the web awards concept, recognizing the best sites online via an annual vote and presentation, highlighted by the announcements at the International W3C Conference in Geneva.
  • is a digital media company and B2B web destination which offers various performance marketing advertising, including lead generation products on a pay per lead and pay per click basis, directory listings,and display advertising.

Effectiveness of Directory Submission

Talking about effectiveness of Directory Submission for SEO is not questionable anymore even on 2012 Search Engine starting to penalized lot of website directory by downgrade their Pagerank and the worse thing is de-index them from search engine result pages, but until now seo experts still doing this and not losing their faith, and some of them still providing services to do Directory Submission.

But even lot of them survive you still need to be careful because still many website directory just accept all inclusion and not reviewing the listing before, you can judge the good directory by looking at their Pagerank, domain authority, Directory Ages (website ages), Listing sample and many factor more.

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