Directories can play an important role in the life of your website both as sources of great, qualified traffic and also in the part they can play in a thorough search engine optimization strategy. Only the major Internet directories are included in this list, that is certainly not to say that these are the only directories that can benefit your website. There are many topical and regional directories that can provide both targeted traffic and relevant links to your website.

Major Directories

Open Directory
Best Of The Web

Secondary Directories


Review Fee (not guaranteed listing)

$39 one time.
$69 annually $199 one time.
$50 annually or $150 one time.
$69 one time.
Notice: JoeAnt was removed from this list on November 28, 2013 when it appeared as an example of an “unnatural link” by Google.