Below you will find links for FREE ways to advertise your site. Any fee-based service is on the Craft Mall and Fee-Based Services page, but I'm sure you'll want to look for the free here stuff first!
|Tutorials and PROMOTION ARTICLES|
Craft Site Medic (not all free but worth checking into)
Free promotion tools, software for link exchanges, etc.
Free search engine submission and placement services!
|BANNERS AND LINK EXCHANGE PROGRAMS|
Use this site to create a FREE banner ad...after that, check out the following links where you can use your banner!
|Arts and Crafts Banner Network|
|Countryshoppes Craft Directory and Link Exchange|
|Crafter's Banner Exchange|
|Crafts n' Scraps Banner Exchange|
|Home and Garden Banner Exchange|
|Just Heavenly Banner Exchange|
|Kinfolk Crafts Banner Exchange|
Shopping Central Banner Exchange
$24/year to be listed in 2 categories and no reciprocal link, free if you join the banner exchange and add a link back.
This link is for the gifts directory. There are other directories you may want to search for first before adding your link.
|Sea Crest Crafts Links - Banner Exchange|
|CRAFT MESSAGE BOARDS, LINK PAGES, ETC.|
The links that follow are based on votes. You add a link to your site for free, however, you need votes in order to appear on the list, so it's in your best interest to ask visitors to your site to vote for you. Instructions are included in the submission forms, and they provide you with a graphic to add to your site.
|All Country Colors Top 50 Craft Sites|
|America's Top Craft Sites Directory|
|Craft Sites Report|
|Crafters Community Top 100|
|Crafters Unite Americana|
|Gift Shop Top 100|
|The Greatest Homemade Crafts|
|Jeweler Central Top Sites|
|Mary Rose's Top 100|
|Professional Crafters Top 100|
|Sock Monkey's Unlimited Top 100 Craft Sites|
|Tender Crafts Top 100 Country Crafts|
|Top 50 Country Sites|
|Top 100 Arts and Craft Sites|
|Top 100 Country Craft Sites|
|Top 100 Handcrafted Sites|
|Top 100 Primitive and Country Craft Sites|
|Unique Crafters Top Sites|
Network - host of Top Sites
If you can't find a listing to join from the ones I've found or want to join something with more of a specialty, click on the above link and you can browse their directory of Top Sites lists.
|100 Craft Links|
|A Country Craft Mall|
|Active Plaza Directory|
|All Crafts Link Directory|
|American Craft Directory|
Lifetime link is $15
Lifetime listing fee is $10.
|Craft and Gifts|
|The Craft Emporium|
|Craftersonline Gift Mall|
|Crafts for Sale @ About.com|
4 Gifts Shopping Mall
Free listing providing you join an e-mail list and display a reciprocal banner link.
|Crafty Links Mall|
|Debby's Craft Mall|
|Electronic Cottage Gallery|
|Garden of Craft Artists|
|Her Craft Ideas|
|Home Crafters Network|
|Mug Heaven Links Directory|
|Net Shopping Central|
|Open Directory Project|
|Sea Crest Crafts Link Directory|
|Collector's Registry Classifieds|
List of places to find classified ads for arts and crafts
|Mary's Crafts - Free Classifieds|
|Free Links Pages|
|Attic Dreams Links|
Text link is free, a banner link is $15/yr
|Fiesta Crafts Crafts Show|
|Kinfolk Crafts Classified Ads|
|Net Shopping Central|
|VAL Handmade Gifts and Online Craft Mall Links|
|Wolf's Den Crafts|
|Wood-n-crafts.com Free Links|
There are too many webrings out there to list them here, but here are a few links to webring hosts. Just do a search on handmade or crafts to find some rings to join. They're a great way to get traffic to your site.
|Bomis - The Shopping/Online Malls Craft Malls Ring|
|Bravenet.com site ring|
|Crafters on the Net Site ring|
|Handmade by Artisans Web Ring|
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