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To Submit URL to web directories is considered as a common SEO (search engine optimization) technique to get vital inbound-links for the submitted web site. Not only do they offer a backlink, but traffic also and this traffic from these directories is highly targeted!

Submission of URL to a web directory is a simple exercise. On the following page all the steps involved in the process are enumerated in detail.

Link submission is a repititive process. By following the steps given below and by keeping ready the information you are most likely to be asked for you will be saving lot of time and effort.

  • 1 - Select the directory you wish to submit your link to.
  • We have prepared lists of the best web directories (see at the bottom of this page) and categorized them as per their PR ranking. Click on the ‘Submit Now’ link to submit your link to that directory.

    There are free and paid web directories on the World Wide Web. Click below to know more about these types of directories:

  • 2 - Search for your website URL if it is already listed on the web directory.
  • Before you proceed to submit URL it is advisable to check if the URL of your website is already existing on that directory or not.

  • 3 - Browse and select the most suitable category and sub category.
  • 4 - Once inside the chosen category look for links like “Submit URL” or “Add URL”  or “Link your website” that will take you to the page on URL submission.
  • 5 - On the submit URL page you will first be prompted to select the type of listing you desire. If it is a free directory then maybe you will not have to select any plan. But in case you opt for a paid submission then choose your appropriate fee payment plan.
  • Depending upon the type of fee structure you choose you will be required to fill in your website information. All the necessary and compulsory fields marked with a star cannot be left blank. Although it varies from one directory to the other but following is the information most likely to be asked for from you:

    Website Information You Should Be Ready With:

    • 1 - Website Title
    • 2 - Website URL
    • 3 - Your Name
    • 4 - Your e-mail address
    • 5 - Website Description
    • 6 - Meta Tag Keywords
    • 7 - Deep Link Title ( for approx. 3-5 deep links)
    • 8 - Deep Link URL ( for the above 3-5 deep linked titles)
  • Since most of the web directories seek some or all of the above information it is better to save this data in a notepad or word document template to cut and paste in the required fields.

  • 6 - Verify the information supplied and check for any typos. Most directories have word limits for title and description fields. Check that you comply with these limits.
  • 7 - Click ‘Submit URL’ to send your URL for submission.
  • 8 - In case you had opted for a paid submission you will now be taken to PayPal or any other site to process your payment. Pay as per the plan and once the payment is successfully collected your website URL be reviewed within 24 to 48 hours. Your payment receipt from the merchant and the receipt of URL submission from the directory will both be sent on your e-mail.

    If you had opted for a free submission you will be sent a successful submission note. This does not ensure that your website URL will be accepted. That will be confirmed on your e-mail.

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Rich Resource of
More Than 700 Best Web Directories

We have prepared this rich & useful resource of more than 700 Best Web Directories, which contain both free web directory and paid directories. These are categorized as per their PR rankings, Alexa rankings, Google backlinks and Bing backlinks.

Each Web Directory provides detailed information about its fee structure and deep linking facility.

PageRank 8 Directories

PageRank 7 Directories

PageRank 6 Directories
| Top 25 | >25 |

PageRank 5 Directories
| Top 25 | 26-50 | 51-75 | >75 |

PageRank 4 Directories
| Top 25 | 26-50 | 51-75 | 76-100 | 101-125 | >125 |

PageRank 3 Directories
| Top 25 | 26-50 | 51-75 | 76-100 | 101-125 | >125 |

PageRank 2 Directories
| Top 25 | 26-50 | 51-75 | >75 |

PageRank 1 Directories
| Top 25 | >25 |

PageRank 0 Directories
| Top 25 | >25 |

PageRank NA Directories

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