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Background on HiveThrive

Hive Thrive is a directory that allows you to list your business. Adding your business information to this directory and linking back to your website helps you grow the relevance of your website and your overall online visibility.

A standard listing is a one-time $10 payment, while a featured listing is a $20 payment.

In this directory, you can submit both your website or articles in order to gain relevant traffic to your brand or business.

In this guide we’re going to show you how to submit your website.

How to Submit Your Site to HiveThrive

Step 1. Start at

Step 2. Go to “Submit” on the navigation bar. Select “Site.”

Step 3. Enter the title of your website, your URL, the category, and description, as well as the other fields. Check that you agree to the submission terms and click “Continue” to complete your submission.

Step 4. You should then pay your fee through Paypal, and you’ll be all set!

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