What is Directory Submission and How Can You Do It
Hello Friends! I hope you’re doing well. Today I came with a new topic “What is Directory Submission and How Can You Do It“.
Whether you are a novice blogger or running a website you must know about SEO and how to increase blog traffic. SEO is basically a technique to increase the ranking of a site in search engine results. There are mainly two techniques of SEO, On-Page SEO, and Off-Page SEO.
You must use different SEO techniques such as Guest Posting, Blog Posting, Article submission, classified Sites submission and much more to boost the ranking of your site. Directory Submission is one of the techniques of Off-Page SEO.
- Beginner’s Guide About Search Engine Optimization and SEO Techniques?
- Difference between On-Page and Off-Page SEO 2017?
So, I will tell you everything about Directory Submission and how can you do it increase the ranking of your site.
What is Directory Submission?
A web directory is a directory of World Wide Web. Additionally, it is the collection of high PR websites which are arranged in different categories and subcategories. The process of submitting your website link to the web directory is called Directory Submission.
Additionally, it helps to bring high-quality backlinks for your site which increases site ranking.
So if you want to get backlinks for your site then you have to submit your website or blog in web directory in suitable category or subcategory with some details.
More you get the backlinks more you will receive the site traffic and increase site ranking. Furthers, it improves SERP ranking of your site.
- What is Importance of Directory Submission in SEO
- Top 160 High PR Directory Submission Sites List 2017
- How to Improve Website Visibility on Google SERP?
- Top 25 Off-Page SEO Techniques to Increase Your Website Ranking !
Types of Directory Submission
There are basically three types of Directory Submission which are as follows:
In the free listing, you can add your blog in directory submission sites free of cost. Also, this is the best among all because does not like paid listing. Moreover, you will get genuine high-quality backlinks from free listing websites.
In paid listing, you have to pay money to web directory to submit your blog. Besides, you get instant approval in paid listing. But I will suggest you ‘don’t buy paid backlinks’ because Google does not like paid links. Moreover, you can get the penalty by Google.
In this type of submission, you have to add the link of web directory in your site. When you add web directory in the link in your blog/site then they will also approve your blog in their directory.
Read & Learn
- Top 10 Ways to Increase Traffic to Your Site through Facebook
- Top 20 Effective Ways to Increase Traffic to Your Website
How to Submit Your Blog in Directory Submission
It is very easy to submit a blog in directory submission sites. I will tell you a simple way to do that which will increase SEO value of your blog. You just need to open notepad on your computer and write down details such as:
- Blog/Website Title
- Blog/Website URL
- Website Description (Minimum 100 words)
- Email ID
- Site Author Name
- RSS Feed
Now, save these details. You will need these details to add your blog in directory submission sites. Now search for High PR directory free directory submission sites list. You will get a list of many sites where you can submit your blog. Whenever you will open any link, you have to submit these details over there and submit your blog/website.
If you will have details in advance then you don’t need to enter your details manually again and again. You can just copy the detail from notepad and paste into the fields. In this way, you can submit your blog to various directory submission sites.
- Top 80 Free Indian Classified Sites for Off-Page SEO
- 100+ Free Indian Local Business Listing Sites
- Top 65 Pinging Sites to Improve Your Off-Page SEO
I hope you get an idea about directory submission and how you can do it. Directory submission is one of the best ways to get quality backlinks and improve SEO of your site. Also, it helps you to boost traffic of your site. So, go ahead and submit your blog in directory submission sites.
If you like this post, Subscribe to my blog “SEORamanArora” to get daily updates. Also, share this post with your friends. Moreover, you can keep in touch me on Facebook, Tumblr, twitter, Instagram Linkedin, Google+ and my Youtube Channel.
Do you have a query?
Leave a comment below.
jagadeesh kumarPosted at 13:07h, 06 June
where i have to post the details i am not getting can u help me that one please.
Raman AroraPosted at 14:24h, 11 June
Please contact me on my Email: SeoRamanArora@gmail.com
I will help you for directory Submission !
PeterPosted at 13:37h, 28 June
This is very interesting, You’re a very skilled blogger.
I have joined your feed and look forward
to seeking more of your excellent post. Also, I’ve shared your site
in my social networks!
shakil sardarPosted at 00:59h, 15 December
this is really effective post. i like this
rajshekharPosted at 14:25h, 27 April
CelebwistPosted at 18:23h, 28 May
Very nice work its really helpful for me
C MarstonPosted at 18:45h, 12 July
Thanks, Raman for explaining me correctly about directory submission. Hope it helps me.
JasonPosted at 06:59h, 01 August
Does directory submission still useful?
There are mixed reactions but is it depends on the directory itself of whether they are good or bad?
KalpanaPosted at 10:05h, 07 September
Thanks a lot for creating this post…This help me to understand much about directry submission..
Keep sharing such post..
AmarnathPosted at 16:46h, 25 September
Well written article, some sites don’t fetch sites with ssl properly can you suggest a way to overcome it
Udit KhannaPosted at 12:51h, 27 December
Thanks for sharing such an informative article with us it will really help all the beginners.
Directory Submission sites are used to get quality backlinks it is such a best and effective technique of off page Seo.
Nupur MandwalPosted at 12:37h, 16 January
Thank you for your tips on how to submit to directories . It really help me.
Shivani Umeacademy.comPosted at 15:03h, 11 February
Very good blog, you have all this information in your blog, there is very good content, you have made very well, you have made it
CelebwistPosted at 18:15h, 03 September
Does directory submission still useful?
CelebwistPosted at 18:16h, 03 September
or google don’t consider this?