Online Publishing Sites and their Page Ranks

I did this list of publishing sites with a couple of aims in mind. Firstly, to allow writers to have some idea on where to publish their articles for maximum exposure. Generally, the higher the page rank of a publishing site, the more traffic an article published there is likely to receive. There are other factors that may influence this, but Page Rank is a major factor. Secondly, most of the sites also allow you to create backlinks in your articles, which is helpful when you want to drive up the page rank and traffic of an already published article. Also, note that some of those links from these sites are nofollow links, which I have indicated.

All of these sites have some form of payout program.

Note: This information on this list will only tell you where to publish your articles if you're looking for exposure. Info from this list alone will not tell you which is the "best publishing site", as information like payout structure and site layout have been purposely left out. Also, note that Page Rank of a site may change over time.

Helium: PR 7. Links are nofollow.

Associated Content: PR 6. Links are nofollow.

Triond(main site): PR 4. No marketing oriented material and no referral inks allowed. Links are quality links however.

Suite101: PR 7. Linking allowed. Links are quality links.

Squidoo: PR 8. Linking allowed. Links are quality links.

Hubpages: PR 6. Backlinks are allowed, but not excessively. Links are quality links.

Shvoong: PR 6. No outside links in the article itself. You are allowed to include links at the end of the article, but these are nofollow.

Qassia: PR 5. Linking is allowed in your articles, but these are nofollow. You are however given one dofollow backlink per article. Affiliate links are not allowed.

GZYN: PR 1. Linking allowed. Links are quality links.

Xomba: PR 4. Links are nofollow.

eHow: PR 7. No links allowed in article. You are allowed to include links at the end of the article in the "Resources" section, but these are nofollow. Also, while anyone can write on EHow, they only pay US citizens.

How To Do Things.com: PR 5. Linking allowed. Links are quality links.

TutorialTub: PR 2. Linking allowed. Links are quality links.

Newsvine: PR 7. Linking allowed. Links are quality links.

Ground Report: PR 6. Linking allowed. Links are quality links.

Wisebread: PR 4. Linking allowed. Links are quality links.

Gather: PR 6. Linking allowed. Links are quality links.

Bukisa: PR 4. Links are nofollow.

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multimastery 7 years ago

Nice list I bookmarked it! Also I joined qassia and it seems to be working out pretty well so far. I'll have to make time to check out the others.

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