Business / Search Engine Optimization (SEO) / Directory: A categorized catalog of websites, typically manually organized by topical editorial experts. Some directories cater to specific niche topics, while others are more comprehensive in nature. Major search engines likely place significant weight on links from DMOZ and the Yahoo! Directory. Smaller and less established general directories likely pull less weight. If a directory does not exercise editorial control over listings search engines will not be likely to trust their links at all.

Yahoo! Directory

Business / Search Engine Optimization (SEO) / Yahoo! Directory: One of the original, most popular, and most authoritative web directories, started by David Filo and Jerry Yang in 1994. The Yahoo! Directory is one of a few places where most any legitimate site can MORE

Root Directory

Technology / Computers / Root Directory: The main directory on any hard disk or floppy disk. It has a fixed size and location and cannot be resized dynamically like subdirectories can. MORE

Volunter Directory

Business / Internet Marketing / Volunter Directory: A Web directory staffed primarily by unpaid volunteer editors. MORE