Please understand we are talking about a "web directory" aimed at generating advertising and affiliation revenue. Are web directory websites dead? = YES and NO YES = Sadly, web directories aimed at generating advertising revenue will find it near … [Read more...] about Are web directory websites dead?
Link Building + BackLinks
Are links from a directory worth buying? Most definitely, the answer is YES. Backlinks in directories are a valuable and good way of link building leading towards better search standings. Due Dilligence Before purchasing a link in a directory, you … [Read more...] about Link Building + BackLinks
What is a WEB Directory
A web directory is a listing of [data] organized in a hierarchy or interconnected list of categories. A "web" directory once referred to a listing of "websites" but in recent times, this has expanded to a listing of [data] where the directory is accessed … [Read more...] about What is a WEB Directory
What is an LDAP Directory
In short, LDAP (Lightweight Directory Access Protocol) is an industry term (acronym) for a directory that is hosted online. Users login and access data via an online portal. An LDAP directory is organized in a simple "tree" hierarchy consisting of the … [Read more...] about What is an LDAP Directory
What to look for when buying directory software?
Software and platforms are now used for much more than simple tree structure directories. Software is designed specifically for a type of project or adapted to suit a project. Software platform choices Theme* Plugin Script *Some themes … [Read more...] about What to look for when buying directory software?
How To Choose The Right Directory Software
With hundreds of different kinds of Directory Software how do you choose one? This question is one of the most commonly asked questions in the members forum. The common answers and advice are: Decide whether to buy hosted or self hosted software … [Read more...] about How To Choose The Right Directory Software
Why Directory Sites Won’t Make Money
This article by Morgan Linton (co-founder of Bold Metrics) while a little old (2011) is bang on the money. Morgan details the reasons why a directory won't make money perfectly. He refers to "domainers", but the same reasons go for marketeers, … [Read more...] about Why Directory Sites Won’t Make Money
How to get a directory website off the ground
Paul Martusewicz from thewebshowroom.com.au explains: How to get a directory website off the ground The battle for any new online business to prove itself is far more difficult than that faced by businesses out in the real life world. The quality and … [Read more...] about How to get a directory website off the ground