13 Jun 06
06 May 08 3:07 am
Submitting to these free directories is good (from my experience) so long as you don't link back to them. More sites linking to you with good anchor text is helpful.
Directory submissions are only a small part of your overall strategy, but they are helpful.
I've seen webpages of mine (on long tail search terms) jump up in the rankings from directory submissions alone. But I'd recommend combining with a solid linking strategy including article submissions, and also web 2.0 methods listed in my blog post:
http://www.affilorama.com/blog/web-20-t ... interview/