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Old 04-11-2017, 03:08 PM
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paid directory worse choose when backlinks come organic thats high quiity for us
Why are paid directories bad? A couple of them are well worth the "listing fee" because they are quality directories and well maintained.

If you don't know the difference from a quality web directory from a link pharm directory, you shouldn't be giving out directory advice.
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Directory submission may harm for the web site While doing directory submission we should check the domain and page authority of that directory submission website, It should not be gambling website and not penalized by google.
Too much directory submission can be bad practice.
 
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I tell you some rule for getting backlinks from somewhere.
First of all check directory age, Alexa rank, DO and PA from Moz.
These rules will give you the authority of any website. If any website has great authority then you can submit your website. but don't be spam. You should be natual. I know making manually backlink are unnatural, but these help you a lot to gain search engine ranking.
Yes I agree with fanifani.. Before submitting to a directory. Check the directory itself. Ask your self first. Does the directory is well index by google, does the age of the site is old enough, does the domain authority is pretty much higher, does its alexa ranking is too quite excellent.

with that you can assure that you are linking from high authority site.

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Personally, I don't prefer paid links because Google counts them under black hat SEO, so be careful while investing your money in paid directory links. I've seen some reputed website which has paid directory link and still they are ranking. So, if you really want to go for paid links then do check its PR, Alexa Rank, and backlinks because the website to which you are paying should also have quality backlinks.
I read article from moz. That PR ranking is not visible anymore.. So instead of check those directory I prefer checking the da and pa of a site also the alexa rank. As well i checked if that directory is well indexed in google.
 
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Your SEO Campaign should be natural. I would personally avoid this paid website as from my previous experience I have created, promoted and profited from projects in the past without paying for a paid submission anywhere.
 
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Question Depends on your financial condition

There are many ways of doing SEO of which directories is one.
But there are plenty of others that can rank your websites if you don't have budget then you should avoid it and try methods like blog commenting and forums etc. However if you have a budget then definitely its worth putting backlinks.
 
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If google hears that you bought a link they penalize. Does the concept of a paid directory count as a paid link that they enforce penalties for? Or are you buying a "membership" rather than a "link" (in the eyes of google)?
 
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If google hears that you bought a link they penalize. Does the concept of a paid directory count as a paid link that they enforce penalties for? Or are you buying a "membership" rather than a "link" (in the eyes of google)?
Are you asking a question or giving an answer?
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Why are paid directories bad? A couple of them are well worth the "listing fee" because they are quality directories and well maintained.

If you don't know the difference from a quality web directory from a link pharm directory, you shouldn't be giving out directory advice.
Don't depend on paid seo service, do on your own
 
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I generally donít go for paid directories but focus on relevant and niche focused ones. However, this doesnít mean I am rejecting this idea altogether. There are many niche directories online which along with a free option also offer paid membership and can drive a good referral visits and leads too. But you have to be extra vigilant to filter the good ones from the junk ones. You can ask for their analytics stats to check monthly/daily traffic volume. Also, check their online presence and keywords for which they are ranking for. Ahrefs can you help with it.
 
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