Blog directories actually goes a long way in giving your blog the desired exposure it deserves. . After creating compelling copy, titles, descriptions and link strategies, it’s time to list your blog in one or more directories.
There are many ways to building links, such as link baiting or blogroll-link swapping, but few are as easy to implement and cost effective as submitting to blog directories. And good link juice actually helps significantly for a developing blog.
Here are top 17 directories you need to know about and possibly try submitting your blogs to..
1. Blog Digger
is a strong search tool, especially for local blog listings.
is a free, manually-edited directory that reads the RSS feed of your blog. You can also use the site’s social features, article directory, and other great tools to build your blog.
is an interesting mix of a directory and a Google News type site that is fed by the blogs listed with Blogged. And it’s free to list your blog.
5. While the design and infrastructure have changed somewhat over the years, Blog Search Engine
remains one of the most selective blog directories on the web. Membership has its privileges.
7. Globe of Blogs
has too many features to list. Only non-commercial blogs are accepted. The site may be busy, but I like being able to narrow my search by title, author or subject.
8. Blog Catalog
features a vast number of categories, from “academic” to “writing”, while offering the ability to search by country, language or user. It has a no-frills design, but offers convenient access through a simple blog registration.
9. Bigger Blogs
is intertwined with a business directory and an article directory, giving you access to several powerful tools in one location.
has an interesting and eye-catching homepage. Readers are easily connected to top blogs and new posts. Innovative categories, a colorful design and its blogger tool kit make this directory a hit.
is a well-designed directory with categories such as “health,” “society,” “Internet,” and “personal.”
12. Blogging Fusion
boasts over 60 categories, including family-focused blogs. Blogging Fusion has an good number of listings, and it also has visitor stats.
is organized and clear with a strong social element.
14. The blogs at the top of Bloglisting
are fun, colorful and catch the attention of the reader. Bloglisting displays the page-ranking blogs, which is a helpful tool when determining with whom you want to exchange links.
stores plenty of quality blogs, and it sports solid on-site search.
16.Best of the Web Blog Search
remains a powerful tool for sharing your blog, especially since this director’s very selective, listing only mature and valuable blogs. A link from here is majestic.
has a strong base of blogs and a solid text-ad system for its front page.
The above listings are a glimpse inside the large and vast world of blog directories and the valuable inbound links that your can build for your blog and your business.
There are countless more directories at your disposal. Which do you like? Leave a comment.