How long Have Article Directories Been Around?

by Tony S
3 replies
Hi everybody, I want to know if anyone knows what year the first article directory got started. I hear it was around 2005-2006 bet that doesn't sound right. It seems to me that it would have been a lot earlier than that. I need the information for some research that I'm doing. Anybody know?
#article #directories #long
  • Profile picture of the author CyberAlien
    EzineArticles is the most popular and was started in 1999 actually.
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    • Profile picture of the author myob
      There may have been earlier comparable article submission organizations, but the oldest ones of which I'm aware are the Associated Press (1845), Reuters (1851), and UPI (1907 - at one time the largest).

      Hope that helps.
      “If I have seen further than others, it is by standing upon the shoulders of giants.” – Isaac Newton
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      • Profile picture of the author Tony S
        Thanks Chase and myob for helping me with this one. It's just the information I was looking for to help fill in some blanks. It's really appreciated! ;-)

        "Give a person a fish they can eat for that day: teach them how to fish they can eat for their lifetime".

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