Online marketing can be tiring! That’s where UpCity comes in. As a trusted advocate for small businesses, we’re here to navigate you through the piles of confusing and suspicious offers. UpCity will lead you in the right direction by providing easy insights and simple solutions for your business marketing plan. Members receive an in-depth, personalized action plan to help optimize their site, and our team is here to help you along the way. Each week, we’re featuring a comprehensive look at one of the recommended tasks built into the UpCity software.

Background on is a web directory for small businesses that was created in 1994. As your online presence continues to grow, you’ll want to start submitting your link to directories like this one. Quality web directories categorize, describe and link to useful websites. They are a great source for permanent, relevant links to a website that provides a service to customers.

After submitting your site, a editor will manually review your submitted site. no longer offers free listings. Rather, you’ll have to pay a one-time fee of $299.95 in this massive database.

How to Submit Your Site to

Step 1. Start at

Step 2. Go to “Submit a site” at the upper right hand side of the page.

Step 3. Pick the category in which you want to submit your business listing. You have quite the array to choose from.

Step 4. Next, feel free to submit your site under a relevant subcategory. If you don’t have a category in mind, however, continue by clicking “Submit to ‘X’ Directory.”

Step 5. You’ll get an overview of the guidelines along with the fields to enter your Billing Information. Finish all the fields and click “Continue to Next Step.”

Step 6. Fill in your business information to the best of your ability. Then complete the process. You’ll receive an email confirmation and receipt of your purchase.

UpCity members, please follow the pathway to complete this task in your UpCity account: Optimize Your Presence > Ongoing Presence Optimization > Website 401: Add’l Directories.