This list represents the most important places to be listed because of their relationship with GOOGLE. There are sites that have active and passive feeds to each other and GOOGLE. Millions of people use these site every day.

A major internet portal and service provider offering search results, customized content, chat rooms, free e-mail, clubs, and pager. We may need to do a phone verification with you on this one too.
Search engine developed by Microsoft. Features web, image, video, local, news, and product search. This is an up-and-coming player. We may need to do a phone verification with you on this one too.
United States business listings by publisher of the Verizon Yellow Pages.

YP is a directory publisher and advertising company. Its best known products consist of telephone directories for AT&T (yellow pages). Also provides for
Members share their favorite recommendations - everything from the latest restaurants and shops, to the best hair salons and spas, to doctors and yoga instructors.
Citysearch is an online city guide that provides information about businesses in the categories of dining, entertainment, retail, travel, and professional services.
Online Business Directory based in Australia
Best of the Web has been providing users with a directory of content rich, high quality websites since launching in 1994.
Localeze, a service of Neustar, is a content manager for local search engines. The company provides businesses with tools to verify and manage the identity of their local listings across the Web.
Infogroup is a data and marketing services company that provides products and services to generate sales leads, find new customers, and develop direct mail campaigns. Supply

Details of the Top Tier Sites

Step 3. Create Social Networking Step 5. List On The Other Directories