Directory Submission: Title and Description

Published: 10th June 2010
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Directory submission is the process of submitting your website to website directories. There are many directories on the internet that accepts submission from webmasters. Some directories are based on regions and only accept website based on a specific region. There are niche directories that only accept submission from niche sites. For example a travel directory will only accepts submission from a travel site.

When composing the title and description, make sure you include keywords in it. The keywords is used to rank your site in the directory query. Whenever a visitor perform a search, the robot will retrieve the listing based on the keywords in the title and description. If your title and description does not contain keyword, it won't appear in the search result when a visitor perform a query. It is especially important to use keywords in title and description when submitting to popular directory. Popular directories receive hundreds and thousands of visitors every month. The visitors that visit the directory is already interested in your product. To take advantage of the visitors from directory, you must include keywords in your title and descriptions.

You can create different variations of the titles and description. By varying the title and description, you will be able to avoid duplicate problem. You can spin the title and description so they are not the same. You can also rewrite the title and description to make them unique. If you have time, you can write unique titles and description for every directory. It will take a lot of time to write unique titles and description but it is well worth your effort. Duplicate titles and description causes the search engine to become suspicious that the submission process that performed by one person. Duplicate titles and description makes the submission process looks unnatural. If it is to be submitted by a other people, they wouldn't have use the same title and descriptions. Your goal is to make the submission process to more like natural submission.

The keywords you use must be relevant to the product and services which you are promoting. You can use keyword suggestion tool to find a relevant keyword. You should not enter a large list of keywords for the website listing. It is recommended that you add 3 - 5 keywords in the listing. If you are using paid submission, your site will appear on top of the search result regardless of whatever keywords you use. However, it is better to include keywords in the listing so that it appear everywhere in the search result regardless of what keyword the visitor type.

The process of submitting to directories is monotonous. You have to keep repeating the same process. If you don't want to submit to the directories, you can hire a SEO company to do the job. Many SEO companies offer delayed directory submission service. With delayed directory submission, your website will be submitted to the directories within a few months. By getting links slowly, your links will be more valuable.

Mascar Rooney is the author of this article on directory submission.

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