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is paying for a web directory link okay in Google's eyes?

I know they have a stand on paid links, but Ive heard that this doesnt apply to web directories where manual review of sites takes place. Can someone please confirm this, and provide me more information if necessary. Thanks in advance

Asked By: Mash - 9/6/2010
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Answered By: Pascal - 9/10/2010
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You heard right. paid links are a no-no. but the following are considered trust-worthy: Yahoo Directory - 299 Business.com - 299 Best of the web - 299 etc
Answered By: CmsBuffet.com - 9/7/2010
 
Be careful. If what you are talking about is a link farm, then you will be penalized. Link farms are worthless sites that have nothing but unrelated links plastered on their pages. Links from worthless sites are worthless.
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Answered By: smallbizwebsites.org - 9/10/2010
 
Regular Links with Reciprocal and Facebook / Twitter promotion... More
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