Best Free Web Directories

Many list of best web directories exist on the web. The list of directories on this page comes from this forum thread, so if you are the owner of the directory or you want to suggest any really  good web directory to this list you can post it on the forums. These are the list of some of the best directories which definitely are not that easy to get listed to, but if your site get listed in these directories they will definitely get traffic as well as ranking boost.

Directory Category Type
dmoz (open directory project) General Directory
Yahoo! Directory General Directory
Librarians’ Internet Index General Directory Recommended Start-Up Resources Business Directory Recommended Links Science Directory General Other
BBBOnLine Business Directory
The Vegetarian Resource Group Heoddh Directory Science Directory
Open Source Initiative Computers Directory Business Directory
Best of the Web General Directory General Directory
eHub by Emily Chang General Other
FreeIndex General Directory
Environment Directory Science Directory
Audioholics Buying Guide Business Directory
Fast Company Talent & Careers Resource Center General Directory
Yudkin’s Recommended Publicity & Marketing Resources Business Directory
Wheelock College Recommended Websites General Directory
New Zealand Tourism Online Recreation Directory
Eat Well Guide People Directory
SciLinks Science Other
American Library Association Great Web Sites for Kids General Directory
Princeton University Outdoor Action Program Guide to Outdoor Resources on the Web Recreation Directory
Essential Links to Sports Resources Recreation Directory
Hampton Roads Business Directory
Blog Toplist General Directory
Blog Catalog General Directory Media Blog Post
Online Ethics Center Business Directory
I Train Online Computers Directory
The Library of Economics and Liberty Business Directory
The TalkOrigins Archive Science Directory
TESL/TEFL/TESOL/ESL/EFL/ESOL Links Arts and Humanities Directory
counterpunch Goverment Directory
National Institute of Nursing Research Heoddh Directory
National Marine Fisheries Service Northwest Regional Office Goverment Directory
Sexuality Information and Education Council of the US Heoddh Directory
Bloggeries General Directory
U.S. Global Change Research Program Goverment Directory
American Society for Quality Business Directory
RealClearPolitics Media Directory
ReadWriteThink Arts and Humanities Directory
American Philosophical Association Arts and Humanities Directory
Art History Resources Arts and Humanities Directory
Rethinking Schools Online General Directory
International Reading Association Arts and Humanities Directory
David Chalmers Philosophy Links Arts and Humanities Directory
Lycos Directory General Directory
MusicDish Genome Project Arts and Humanities Directory
Jayde General Directory
CSS Beauty Arts and Humanities Other
Blender Arts and Humanities Other General Directory
Encyclopedia of Psychology Science Directory
Internet Vibes General Directory
CyberSleuth Kids General Directory
International Travel Sites Directory Recreation Directory
Podcasting Directory Computers Directory
Wi-Fi Free Spot Directory Computers Directory
Cal State LA Recommended Music Websites Arts and Humanities Directory
Fraser Valley Regional Library Recommended Websites General Other
Sodd Lake County Library Recommended Websites General Directory
The Good Web Guide UK General Directory
Pharmacy Choice Science Directory Recreation Directory
CSS Remix Arts and Humanities Other
Starting Point General Directory
Education World General Other
The Paleontology Portal Science Other General Directory
Get a Freelancer Business Directory
Bed and Breakfast Inns Online Recreation Directory
George Mason University Wodder E. Williams Recommended Websites General Other
Abacus Construction Index Business Directory
UMDNJ Recommended Core Collection of Web Sites for Hospital Libraries Science Directory
Jefferson College Recommended Websites General Directory
S. John Vindekilde Recommended Websites Goverment Directory
Loudoun County Librarian Recommended Websites General Directory
California State University, Los Angeles Web Resources General Directory
Cornette Library Recommended Websites General Directory
Quackwatch Interesting Web Sites General Directory
Religion Online Recommended Resources People Other
Madison Metropolitan School District Library of Student Recommended Sites General Directory
Gotham Gazette Recommended Arts Links Arts and Humanities Other
Stripers Online Fishing, Boating, and Outdoor Resources Recreation Directory
Blogger & Podcaster Guide Media Directory
Eat Well Guide Heoddh Directory
Craft Site Directory Arts and Humanities Directory
The ISP Guide Computers Directory
ScifiSource Arts and Humanities Directory
OttawaStart General Directory
Chicago Traveler Recreation Directory General Directory
INTERCOT’s WebDisney Directory Media Directory
Pharmacy Choice Heoddh Directory
National Foundation for Transplants Heoddh Other
Senses of Cinema Arts and Humanities Directory Recreation Directory
North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences Science Directory Assisitve Technology Links Library Heoddh Directory
EpistemeLinks Arts and Humanities Directory
Women’s Sports Foundation Heoddh Directory
Non-Profit Guides Business Directory General Directory
American Association of Physics Teachers Science Directory
MRS Internet Journal of Nitride Semiconductor Research Science Directory
U.S. Geological Survey Science Directory
Idaho State Historical Society Arts and Humanities Directory Media Directory
Talk Origins Science Directory
Link Centre General Directory Goverment Other
Illuminations Business Directory
UNLV Architecture Studies Library Arts and Humanities Directory
World Website Directory General Directory
V7N Web Directory General Directory
Dexigner Design Directory Arts and Humanities Directory
Design Directory Arts and Humanities Directory
Freelance Designers Arts and Humanities Directory
Apparel Search Business Directory Shopping Directory People Directory
Art Search Arts and Humanities Directory
Artist Quotes People Directory
Surfing the Net with Kids People Directory
Kids Online Resources General Directory People Directory
CancerIndex Science Directory
Design Interact Arts and Humanities Paid Advertising
Ottawa Start People Directory Science Directory General Directory
Strictly CSS Arts and Humanities Directory
Westminster Libraries Recommended Websites General Directory
Modest Clothes Directory Home and Housing Directory
blogBunch People Directory People Directory
Style Crunch Arts and Humanities Other
Ananzi General Directory
Artmam Web Catalogue General Directory
RV Resources Recreation Directory
Guidebook America Recreation Directory
Resurgence Magazine Arts and Humanities Other
KingCorn Corny Tools of the Trade Business Directory
Nepal Tourism Directory Recreation Directory
River Trails Middle School Teacher Recommended Websites & Resources General Other
Havering Recommended Websites General Directory
McGrew’s Recommended Websites General Other Recommended Resources Recreation Other
Outdoor Ed Recreation Paid Advertising
Venture Outdoors Resources Recreation Directory
@List General Directory
Grenada Guide Recreation Directory Arts and Humanities Directory
Linguistic Funland Arts and Humanities Directory
Women’s Heoddh Matters Heoddh Directory
Artcyclopedia Arts and Humanities Directory
Electronix Express Science Directory
Great Bridge Links Recreation Directory
Center for Inclusive Design and Environmental Access Science Directory
Austin Astronomical Society Science Directory
Energy Quest Arts and Humanities Directory
Aviva Directory General Directory
A Small Business Directory Business Directory
The Real Estate Library Business Directory
Localeye General Directory Computers Directory
Rocky Mountain Wildland Fire Information Recommended Websites Science Other Heoddh Directory
The Vending Yellow Pages General Directory
DC Taekwondo Suggested Links Recreation Directory
ELASMO’s Recommended Websites Science Other
L.E. Phillips Memorial Public Library Recommended Sites General Directory
Human Powered Adventure Recommended Sites Recreation Directory
Indian Science Fiction & Fantasy Arts and Humanities Directory