There are hundreds, maybe thousands of free directories on the internet, and you can use them to easily market your site – for free.
Submitting your site to free directories is the most obvious way to market your site via directories. Of course, there are several rules you should follow when submitting your site, if you want it to be accepted. Here are the most common site requirements:
1: Quality site. Meaning no AdSense, porn, hate, or scraper sites allowed. Unique content is a must.
2: No promotional language in your title or description
3: Use valid contact information
4: Use your official site name as your title
5: Don’t duplicate your ads which will results in getting your ads deleted
6: Add quality photos about your business or services to attract more customers
7: If possible always try listing your business on a local business directories, this helps better exposure.
Use those rules, and of course, read the rules on each site you submit to, and more of your listings will be approved.
Free directories are a great way to market your site. Of course, they are only one part of a balanced marketing plan, but you can’t beat the price, that’s for sure!