To submit your Web site to any of these search engines and directories, just click
on a specific link below. In many cases you're taken directly to their Add / Submit
FREE Submission - These sites involve no fee to be considered or to
- Local Search Engines and Directories (Michigan and NW Lower Michigan)
- Worldwide Search Engines and Directories
- Cipinet Directory
- US directory offers a vast selection for finding resources and information. (Be
a Link Partner and get a FREE listing.)
- EntireWeb - Requires a confirmation
to be submitted, watch email instructions. (See EntireWeb in the PAID section below
for their paid submission service.)
- ExactSeek - Requires free membership
to submit your site for free to the ExactSeek Search Network of seven Web search
engines. Also requires confirmation via email, watch email for instructions.
- Google Places - create a free
account to add your listing.
Yellow Pages - free business listing
- Jayde - requires confirmation
via email, watch email for instructions.
- LinkCentre - create a free account
to submit your listing for review.
- One Big Index
- Open Directory Project - used
by many search engines and directories, such as: AOL Search, Google, Netscape Search,
Yahoo Search, and hundreds of other sites.
Planet Website Directory
- Qango - Paid submission for
business sites, free submission for non-business sites.
- Scrub the Web - requires
confirmation via email, watch email for instructions.
- SearchHippo - Requires a
free account with them to be listed.
- Secret Search Engine
- SurfSafely.com - see Webmaster
rules here - Placement in this directory requires the presence of ICRA or SafeSurf
PICS <META> tags in the <HEAD> of your HTML documents, perhaps even both.
- Where2Go - list
- www Riot Search
- Yahoo! / Bing - requires
creating a Windows LiveID, then using their Webmaster Toolbox.
- Yahoo! Local - free
- Zip.pro - Business owners get
a free listing.
PAID Submission - These sites require a fee to be listed, or just to be
considered to be listed. (There is considerable debate over the value of paying to
- SelfPromote.com - Do it yourself
Web site promotion, both free and paid services.
Bed and Breakfast / Inn / Lodging Owners - see these sites
at which you can list your lodging site. Many charge a fee to be listed.