Open Directory Project: DMOZ: Frequently Asked Questions

Getting accepted by the Open Directory Project is an important move if you want to promote your site; it will even help you with Google. But what exactly is it? How do you submit your site? And what will help you get accepted? Wayne Hurlbert answers these and other questions about this important Internet directory.
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Search Engine and Directory Submission: Automated, Manual, or Not at All?

If you want your site to be found on the Internet, very few people would debate the wisdom of submitting it to Google or DMOZ. It obviously makes sense to be listed on the premier search engine and in the top directory. But what about all those other directories and engines out there? Is it worthwhile being listed, and if so, is it better to make your submission manually or use an automated software tool? This article will examine these questions and in the process try to determine what to look for if you decide to use an automated tool for submission.
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