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    Question Directory Submission is Good or Bad


    Is “Directory Submission” still a good practice or not? I have done lot of backlink analysis on Google & MOZ in last 3-4 months but never found a single directory submission site. Are “Directory Submission” sites neglected by Google & MOZ?
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    Directory submission is good when your site is in initial stages. Submit in a maximum of 50 top DA(Domain Authority) sites. That's good. DMOZ is not taking any new entries now so you can submit in other directories but keep in mind that it should be in the proper category otherwise it's a waste of time.
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    I think I am pretty safe in saying all good directories are now no follow links so wont help you in terms of SEO as they dont pass link juice.
    The few directories that do use follow links are treated as link farms so can be toxic for your site.

    Generally speaking directories can be good for traffic and brand awareness.

    I am sure there are a few excepts but generally speaking most directories are to be avoided.
    Niche trade directories for example can still be good for you even if the links are no follow.
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    Is it good for what? And dmoz is not alive any longer. Just so you know yorke

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