What Matt Cutts Said About Directories And A Discount

  A while back I asked Best Of The Web (BOTW) President Greg Hartnett about a change the directory had implemented, seems they added nofollow attributes to their Sponsored Link section.  Regular directory listings were still attribute free but sponsored links went pink.  I was curious to know why they made this change so I asked, here is what Greg responded with: We're always trying to Continue Reading

Deck The Halls With Directory Discounts!

In the spirit of the holidays, our directory friends in the US and UK  have offered readers of the Link Spiel limited time discounts and submission specials to their directories! Enjoy the directory discounts and spread the word! :)         Alive Directory (www.alivedirectory.com) Discount amount - 20% off all listing types Promotional code -  Continue Reading

Hi I’m Debra And I’m A Directory Addict.

Directories are like any other business; some are well run and provide a good service while others don’t. My purpose here isn't to point out the less-than-stellar general directories but to explain why I think directory submissions are a viable  link building tactic.  To do that, let’s step back a bit….. In February of 1994, two Stanford University students started organizing lists of their Continue Reading