Blog directories are great places to help spread the word about your blog. By submittimg your new blog to established directories, you are allowing your site to become more visible to the search engines and subsequently to the general public. If you’ve been blogging, but your site hasn’t gained traction with your target audience consider utilizing blog directories to help you with attracting a larger audience.
A few notable directories are:
EatonWeb Blog Directory is a powerful list. The fee, currently $34.99, pays for a review of your blog.
OnToplist.com is a free, manually-edited directory that reads the RSS feed of your blog.
One such site is Technorati.com Technorati’s blog directory . This site is massive. Its free to sign up and easy to submit your blog to its directory.
Once you set up our account you’ll go through the steps of submitting your blog for review. One step they give you is to verify that you are the owner of your blog by giving you a unique number identifier for you to include in a blog post. It will look something like this:
The purpose is for Technorati spiders to crawl your site as well as your rss feed to see that the indentifier is embedded. This helps speed along your confirmation process and moves you one step closer to being found by your target audience. Easy as pie.
Social Bookmarking Sites
These are also great places to submit your content for massive exposre to the public. Sign up is also free for these sites.
Some great ones I use regularly are:
Reddit I just signed up for and its a huge site with millions of users. I’m still getting a feel for the community there but its a very cool site with tons of great article posts, images, and news reports. Check it out
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