In recent times, an ever growing number of Internet based business owners, operators and managers have become more active in submitting to web directories for backlinks. In fact, there really are some significant benefits that can be realized through the use of web directory submissions as a means for further developing your own link building campaign. In fact, many business enterprises have substantially increased their operating revenues and profits through submission to web directories as part of an overall campaign to develop and increase backlinks.
Web directories are designed categorize different websites on the Net. Through this process, a person seeking a certain type of website – or seeking some product or service that is offered by a particular website – can access these directory listings and find out which websites actually fall into a particular category.
These directories maintain backlinks to the subject or included websites that are included within a particular category.
In this day and age, the owner of a website now has the ability actually to submit his or her website to a particular directory service. Through the submission process, the website owner is able to make suggestions and recommendations pertaining to which category (or category and subcategories) a particular website appropriately will fit.
Once a submission is tendered, the team or staff of a directory service will have an editor review the website and the content to determine appropriate placement of that site (via a backlink) in a particular directory category. In most instances, your submission will be accepted provided that you are operating a bona fide website. Nonetheless, the editors associated with directory service sites will closely consider the suggested category or subcategories that you do recommend