Msg#: 3425394 posted 2:58 am on Aug 24, 2007 (gmt 0)
Seven or so years ago I got a free listing in the Yahoo directory by submitting the site to the Canadian Yahoo and it is still in all of Yahoo's directories around the world to this day. Never have had to pay anything. No idea if that still works these days. It may depend on the topic of the site and if they need to expand the listings of the subject. BTW, the site was and still is just an information site which may also have been a factor.
Msg#: 3425394 posted 12:02 pm on Aug 24, 2007 (gmt 0)
I have one site there for free but that was many years ago. I have tried with other sites to get listed free over the past two years and have had no success. From what I read there is little or no chance of getting a Yahoo listing for free now.
Msg#: 3425394 posted 7:03 am on Aug 25, 2007 (gmt 0)
Thanks for the URL to make changes. I also found a 10 year old site listing that has evolved to the point that the old information, category and such made no sense at all. I'll have to check in a couple of months to see if it gets updated.
Msg#: 3425394 posted 1:27 pm on Aug 25, 2007 (gmt 0)
Strange, whenever I go to the directory and click on "suggest a site" I get two big boxes, one for paid submission and one for free.
Annej - I don't know if anyone looks at the directory but there are a pile of posts on webmasterworld about the value or not of a listing in Yahoo Directory. Many people think an entry in the directory is well regarded by Google and can help your PR.