ArtsAutosBooksBusinessEducationEntertainmentFamilyFashionFoodGamesGenderHealthHolidaysHomeHubPagesPersonal FinancePetsPoliticsReligionSportsTechnologyTravel

The New Article Directory

Updated on May 21, 2010
An article directory brings you traffic, and Traffic Equals Money!
An article directory brings you traffic, and Traffic Equals Money!

About Article Directories

There are plenty of great article directories out there, and a lot of spam filled ones. Hubpages is in my opinion one of the highest quality article directories on the interent, and yet some of us writers still want more.

Where can we create our own backlinks froma site, without having to worry about it being associated with thousands of other spam articles?

I have created the This is Freelance article directory as a High Quality article directory which provides a safe haven for writers looking to post quality content, and to ensure this, I will be giving access solely to the best of the best of Hubpages looking for a new backlinking resource.

As well as giving backlinks I also love to give things back to the people who write on my sites, which is why the This is Freelance article directory splits it's adsense and amazon impressions 50/50 down the middle with the writers who submit content.

When the site starts to bring in some real money I will be shifting the 50/50 advert impression sharing to a 60/40 split that will favor the writers. I believe that it is the hard work of these people which will decide whether or not the venture will become a success, it feels onyl right that I reward the people who help create this community. If things really take off, I will also be enabling a feature which allows me to evenly distribute advert impressions from the main index page, giving the writers even more income for taking part in the This is Freelance article directory!

Is the This is Freelance Article Directory really worth it?

To begin with results from the This is Freelance article directory will be limited, it is a new site and has pretty low traffic at this moment in time. As we get more talented writers in the picture and more time is spent promoting the website, the This is Freelance article directory will be a high quality and spam free source of both backlinks, Adsense earnings and Amazon sales.


How can the This is Freelance article directory work for me?

The This is Freelance article directory gives you a wide range of benefits, and the more you do, the more you can make it work for you. Right off the bat, This is Feelance gives you,

  • Do follow backlinks (up to two external and two internal per article
  • 50% revenue sharing on Adsense and Amazon
  • Exposure to the best writers on the internet (the community forums will let the best of the best discuss their expertise)
  • Free reign to advertise products through affiliate links

The more you do for the This is Freelance article directory, the more you could earn. Simple techniques such as backlinking, social bookmarking and SEO help to increase overall website traffic for both you and the other writers on the This is Freelance article directory. Remember that each backlink to the site helps to increase every page on the site by a small amount!

How can I join the This is Freelance article directory?

To keep quality high, the This is Freelance article directory is open to only the best of writers, who have displayed in their entirety on forums and articles both the ability to write, and act maturely.

By adhering to these simple principles I believe that I can bring together a community of like minded talented writers who are able to create a high quality article directory, without the worry of spam devaluing the content of the entire site.

To maintain these values all I ask is the following

  • Track record of no community drama
  • At least 50 well made aticles on Hubpages (other sources considered)
  • Write unique articles, which are unique and non-spammy
  • No duplicate content on the site, this is the only real infringement I will crack down on!
  • Never click on your own adverts!

If you are on Hubpages and have a pretty good collection of articles then you can Apply to Register now!

Comments

    0 of 8192 characters used
    Post Comment

    • boyiboyi profile image

      boyiboyi 

      7 years ago

      Would like to try your article directory soon. Thanks!

    • thisisoli profile imageAUTHOR

      thisisoli 

      8 years ago from Austin, Texas (From York, England!)

      Not quite, Hubpages is open to everyone, My article directory is closed to invite only. This helps keep out the spammers, which can easily demote quaity written articles from the Google ranks.

      This is not really meant as an alternative to Hubpages, more as a suppliment to it. Nearly every backlink I have in my articles on there so far point back to my hubs!

    • Anesidora profile image

      Anesidora 

      8 years ago from Pandora's Box

      So basically, you're starting your own hubPages?

    • thisisoli profile imageAUTHOR

      thisisoli 

      8 years ago from Austin, Texas (From York, England!)

      With several thousand searches a day, it is not a bad article to have at all BrettB ;) the good thing about my article directory is of course that people can write pretty much whatever it is that you want to with Googles TOS.

      The other good thing about a group based article directory is of course even if you stop writing, your traffic will steadily increase thanks to other writers continuing to work on the site and keeping things fresh.

      Of course if you stop writing you earings will not increase quite as fast!

    • ss sneh profile image

      ss sneh 

      8 years ago from the Incredible India!

      Hi! I do agree with you. Hubpages is one of the best quality content sites on the net. The salient point about hubpages is the ever active hub community, thanks to hubpages' ingenious methodology of "encouraging" all! --Thanks

    • brettb profile image

      brettb 

      8 years ago from London

      Wow, an article about the health benefits of cheese. That's what I want to see in an article site!

      Good luck with the venture. I'd love to join but I suspect I'm better off expanding my own sites.

    • thisisoli profile imageAUTHOR

      thisisoli 

      8 years ago from Austin, Texas (From York, England!)

      Keep it up at Hubpages, if you do well I may give you a place on my directory!

    • McConnell Group profile image

      Shawn McCconnell 

      8 years ago from Mississauga, Ontario

      I just Recently found Hub pages and I am already seeing a benefit!

    • Haris Amin profile image

      Haris Amin 

      8 years ago from Mars

      Hubpages is by far better than any other article directory coz it has its classy members who bother to comment on your articles, and when it comes to article ranking comments mean a lot...

    • thisisoli profile imageAUTHOR

      thisisoli 

      8 years ago from Austin, Texas (From York, England!)

      heh, yes this is my site, and I hope it takes off too!

      I have started backlinking to it, so hopefully it will rise in PR pretty quickly, as well as traffic!

    • Lily Rose profile image

      Lily Rose 

      8 years ago from A Coast

      Very nice looking site! I just applied...

    • Alison Graham profile image

      Alison Graham 

      8 years ago from UK

      Wow, congratulations on this venture. I hope it will be a huge, huge success for you and all your writers. I am only half way there with the article numbers so I will have to bookmark this hub and keep writing!

    • ns1209 profile image

      ns1209 

      8 years ago from UK - England

      Hi this sounds quite cool. Is this your own site. May check it out. I won't expect anything particularly quickly but if nearly all of us use this it will really take off!

    working

    This website uses cookies

    As a user in the EEA, your approval is needed on a few things. To provide a better website experience, hubpages.com uses cookies (and other similar technologies) and may collect, process, and share personal data. Please choose which areas of our service you consent to our doing so.

    For more information on managing or withdrawing consents and how we handle data, visit our Privacy Policy at: https://hubpages.com/privacy-policy#gdpr

    Show Details
    Necessary
    HubPages Device IDThis is used to identify particular browsers or devices when the access the service, and is used for security reasons.
    LoginThis is necessary to sign in to the HubPages Service.
    Google RecaptchaThis is used to prevent bots and spam. (Privacy Policy)
    AkismetThis is used to detect comment spam. (Privacy Policy)
    HubPages Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide data on traffic to our website, all personally identifyable data is anonymized. (Privacy Policy)
    HubPages Traffic PixelThis is used to collect data on traffic to articles and other pages on our site. Unless you are signed in to a HubPages account, all personally identifiable information is anonymized.
    Amazon Web ServicesThis is a cloud services platform that we used to host our service. (Privacy Policy)
    CloudflareThis is a cloud CDN service that we use to efficiently deliver files required for our service to operate such as javascript, cascading style sheets, images, and videos. (Privacy Policy)
    Google Hosted LibrariesJavascript software libraries such as jQuery are loaded at endpoints on the googleapis.com or gstatic.com domains, for performance and efficiency reasons. (Privacy Policy)
    Features
    Google Custom SearchThis is feature allows you to search the site. (Privacy Policy)
    Google MapsSome articles have Google Maps embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    Google ChartsThis is used to display charts and graphs on articles and the author center. (Privacy Policy)
    Google AdSense Host APIThis service allows you to sign up for or associate a Google AdSense account with HubPages, so that you can earn money from ads on your articles. No data is shared unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    Google YouTubeSome articles have YouTube videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    VimeoSome articles have Vimeo videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    PaypalThis is used for a registered author who enrolls in the HubPages Earnings program and requests to be paid via PayPal. No data is shared with Paypal unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    Facebook LoginYou can use this to streamline signing up for, or signing in to your Hubpages account. No data is shared with Facebook unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    MavenThis supports the Maven widget and search functionality. (Privacy Policy)
    Marketing
    Google AdSenseThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Google DoubleClickGoogle provides ad serving technology and runs an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Index ExchangeThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    SovrnThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Facebook AdsThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Amazon Unified Ad MarketplaceThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    AppNexusThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    OpenxThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Rubicon ProjectThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    TripleLiftThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Say MediaWe partner with Say Media to deliver ad campaigns on our sites. (Privacy Policy)
    Remarketing PixelsWe may use remarketing pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to advertise the HubPages Service to people that have visited our sites.
    Conversion Tracking PixelsWe may use conversion tracking pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to identify when an advertisement has successfully resulted in the desired action, such as signing up for the HubPages Service or publishing an article on the HubPages Service.
    Statistics
    Author Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide traffic data and reports to the authors of articles on the HubPages Service. (Privacy Policy)
    ComscoreComScore is a media measurement and analytics company providing marketing data and analytics to enterprises, media and advertising agencies, and publishers. Non-consent will result in ComScore only processing obfuscated personal data. (Privacy Policy)
    Amazon Tracking PixelSome articles display amazon products as part of the Amazon Affiliate program, this pixel provides traffic statistics for those products (Privacy Policy)