Ask Jeeves

Ask Jeeves

Ask Jeeves:

This is a human-edited Search Engine/Directory. They are different from other directories and engines because they specialize in answering questions. With Ask Jeeves, you can type in a question and they will provide the sites that most closely answer those questions.

To submit your site, send a letter to: [email protected]. Your letter should contain the following information:

  1. Your name
  2. Your web site URL
  3. Provide some questions that may be answered by going to your site

Sample letter:

Dear AskJeeves Editors,

I have several tutorials on my site about marketing online.

Some questions your users may ask that they will find answers to are:

How do I write a marketing plan?
http://www.thewritemarket.com/marketing/index.php?marketing=business-plan

How do I get ranks in search engines?
http://www.thewritemarket.com/search/index.php?search=enginetutorial

How do I write web copy that sells?
http://www.thewritemarket.com/promotion/index2.php?writing=open

All tutorials are located here:
http://www.thewritemarket.com/tutorials.shtml

There are no signup fees or any fees associated with these tutorials. The tutorials are quickloading and easy to navigate, with much detailed information. You can visit my Internet Marketing site at:

http://thewritemarket.com

Thank you for your time,
Renee Kennedy

Here are their editorial guidelines:

  1. Sites should load quickly and be polished, easy to read and easy to navigate.
  2. Sites should be well maintained and updated regularly.
  3. Sites should offer thorough and accurate information that answers a user’s question.
  4. Sites should offer additional links or information related to the user’s question.
  5. Sites should demonstrate credibility by providing author and source citations and contact information.
  6. Sites and site features should be free and available without registration.