The internet is full of directories and most of them are all open to the users.Â Each directory has its value for the user. As an internet user, you probably have the websites you like to visit, the actions you like to take and the issues you interested in. The directories ca guides you to the best places as for your request.
Webmasters are having an extra use at the directories; they use it for promoting their websites and marketing their products. Since the directories have become so popular, the search engines started to penalize websites which had too many directory links, it was catalogued under the term black hat optimization. Today, webmasters know that using the directories is important, but as all SEO matters it must be done properly and in moderation.
As an organized website with external links, the directories are willing to propose all the related information you are looking for. All links are arranged within categories and sub categories, where you can find what you are looking for by browsing them one by one. Still, there is a search option for easy navigation throw the different options of the directory.
The most common directories are the global ones, with endless categories list. These directories are linking too many unrelated websites and gain a lot of traffic in the internet. The other kinds of directories are the issue related ones. On Those directories, you can find all the information regarding one issue or subject. These directories are much more valuable for the links inside and for the users.