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| 11:52 am on May 26, 2005 (gmt 0)|
looking for a list for search engines & directory worldwide. Can anybody help
| 11:58 am on May 26, 2005 (gmt 0)|
(Msg #2 by fathom)
Then you have DMOZ:-
Most modern SE's (and the ones that will provide you with traffic) maintain their own index by crawling. Inbound links from other sites will therefore usually do the trick.
| 4:34 pm on May 26, 2005 (gmt 0)|
don't waste your time submitting to search engines. The important ones will find you in a few days max.
I use <snip> for my directory list.
[edited by: trillianjedi at 4:37 pm (utc) on May 26, 2005]
[edit reason] Let's stick to the authorities on this one please, otherwise we'll have a spam fest [/edit]
| 5:50 pm on May 27, 2005 (gmt 0)|
"don't waste your time submitting to search engines. The important ones will find you in a few days max."
Somewhat true, but if it's a new site and not linked anywhere, an SE will never find it. Also, directories don't have bots looking for sites. You have to submit to them for a review and inclusion.
Getting listed in major directories (DMOZ, Yahoo) first will increase your chances of getting spidered, but this can take a while and cost $$$.
Try getting some related websites to link back to you, too.
| 7:36 pm on May 28, 2005 (gmt 0)|
That was the point of my post as well.
Don't submit to se's, but just directories.
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