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The Most Important Analytics Metrics for Directory Publishers

Important decisions shouldn’t be left up to gut feelings. Using analytics metrics, directory publishers can get a big picture view of how their websites are performing and where areas for new opportunities exist. Directory publishers don’t just have to worry about search engine traffic and visitor engagement, although those are powerful factors that can play…

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Using Directories to Boost Search Traffic

Prominent directory websites like Yelp,, and Whitepages receive millions of site visits each month, but you don’t have to be one of the “big guys” to benefit from Google’s preference for directory websites. Digital publishers use directories to boost search traffic on their own websites all the time. It’s a strategy that’s been used…

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The Three-Pronged Approach to Successful Online Directories

Online directories offer some unique benefits for digital publishers. When they’re executed and managed in the right way, online directories can generate traffic, revenue, and engagement across a publisher’s existing websites. We’ve talked a lot about monetization strategies for online directories in previous blog posts, so you should already be familiar with the various paths…

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5 Ways to Generate Revenue from Online Directories

For years, business listings and “Best Of” lists have been an undervalued component of most city and regional publishing websites. However, with the right ad sales strategies and self-serve checkout tools in place, digital publishers are now finding that it is possible to generate revenue from online directories in a way that’s both passive and…



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