# 9 REASON NOT TO BE LISTED IN
Why not submit to all search engines and directories?
The answer is simple. The top few dozen search engines
account for more than 99% of all search engine referrals.
Most "search engines" are mostly spammers masquerading as
search engines to harvest e-mail addresses.
Submitting to a few hundred top search engines gives you
nearly 100% exposure without opening the floodgate of e-mails spam.