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Topics for this category include local photographers, activities, events, organizations,
and photography-related businesses. Topics also include commercial photographers, professional organizations, and educational programs based in this locality.

For sites specifically geared toward this community. Submitting a site relevant to another locality may significantly delay the site from being listed in the directory.

Tips for Faster Acceptance:

  • Make sure the site title matches the name of the organization or entity.
  • In the site description, stick to the facts and avoid hype or promotional language.
  • This is a Regional category, so the location should be readily apparent on the site. The service area should also be apparent when applicable.
  • Avoid Excessive Capitalization.
  • Describe the site features as well as the subject of the site.

Thank you for your cooperation.

There is currently no description created for this category.
Incorrectly submitting your site may cause substantial delays.

Please submit your company''s name as the title of the site. Keep your descriptions as specific and as short as possible. Factual descriptions are appreciated, marketing hype will be deleted.

The editors reserve the right not to list your site, and to delete it after its addition. Multiple submissions, especially to inappropriate categories, will be deleted.

Business with a single location should submit to the category for that town or city, for example Regional/North_America/United_States/Localities/R/Rockville/Business_and_Economy/

Submission Tips:

  1. When writing your site''s title please ensure it is the same as your organization.
  2. When writing your site''s description, please tell what your site offers in a clear and concise statement without hype or promotional language.
Thank-you for your cooperation.
Includes sites covering the business and economic activities of the region; including listings of companies and industries. Regional sections like this contain listings of businesses located in Maryland and primarily doing business in this region. Businesses with multiple locations in the state of Maryland, and business or economic information about the state as a whole. Generally, sites will be placed in the locality in which the office is located.

The county level category only lists sites with a presence throughout the county. Sites specific to locales should be submitted at the locality level category.

Submitting to the wrong category will delay and/or prevent your site from being listed in the directory.

Submission Tips:

  1. When writing your site''s title please ensure it is the same as your organization.
  2. When writing your site''s description, please tell what your site offers in a clear and concise statement without hype or promotional language.
Thank-you for your cooperation.
These are the Counties of the State of Maryland. We have tried to make surfing easy by adding links to the different Localities contained within each County. Baltimore City, although a municipality, has been considered on a par with county jurisdictions since the adoption of the Maryland Constitution of 1851. If you find your Locality is not listed please contact one of the editors listed under Regional/North_America/United_States/Maryland, or simply submit one or more URLs for sites about the locality or businesses located there. Thank you for using our Directory.
Information about schools and institutions, public, private, and alternative; topics can include: history, curriculum, community, criteria, resources, objectives, performance, comparisons, finance, taxation, sponsorship, tuition, grants, entitlements, scholarships, relevance to employment, and more. Schools K-12, both public and private, are listed under individual localities.
This category is for sites about the state government of Maryland and its offices and services, and for statewide elected officials currently holding office.

Local and county government sites go in the Government categories of their respective Localities or Counties categories; political parties and candidates for office go into the Society_and_Culture/Politics subcategory of the state, locality, or county, as appropriate.

For sites about the state government of Maryland and its functions, and for statewide elected officials. Local and county government sites go in the Government categories of their respective Localities or Counties categories; political parties and candidates for office go into the Society_and_Culture/Politics subcategory of the state, locality, or county, as appropriate.
Individual practices, clinics, and health-care businesses should be submitted to the locality in which they are located.
Includes links to statewide health care, medical services, personal well-being and related resources in Maryland.
Localities are incorporated or unincorporated cities, towns, villages, and other types of populated places. Sites about neighborhoods are listed in the locality which they are a part of. If there is a question as to whether a given place is a locality or a neighborhood, the determining factor shall be whether the United States Postal Service recognizes the place's name as being a valid part of a postal address.

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Submission Tips:

  1. When writing your site''s title please ensure it is the same as your organization.
  2. When writing your site''s description, please tell what your site offers in a clear and concise statement without hype or promotional language.

Thank-you for your cooperation.

Includes news and media sites specific to the region (e.g. Magazines, Newspapers, Radio, Television).
Topics for this category include local activities such as baseball, basketball, bicycling, birding, boating, camping, crafts, fishing, football, gambling, golf, hunting, martial arts, scouting, skiing and soccer as well as hobbies such as games and model trains.

NOTE: Submit commercial sites such as sporting goods stores to the appropriate subcategory of Business and Economy when available. Compare existing listings
for best results.

For sites specifically geared toward this community. Submitting a site relevant to another locality may significantly delay the site from being listed in the directory.

Tips for Faster Acceptance:

  • Make sure the site title matches the name of the organization or entity.
  • In the site description, stick to the facts and avoid hype or promotional language.
  • This is a Regional category, so the location should be readily apparent on the site. The service area should also be apparent when applicable.
  • Avoid Excessive Capitalization.
  • Describe the site features as well as the subject of the site.

Thank you for your cooperation.

This category is for websites about information and organizations pertaining to recreation and sports that are Maryland wide.
Submissions to this category should focus on the communities of Maryland.

If your site is not statewide in focus, please submit to the appropriate region, county, or locality category.

If your site focuses on a specific community, please submit to the appropriate category for that community.

This category is for listing sites that concern the make up of the local community: its people, its history, and resources and institutions that serve the people. Subjects include religion, clubs and lodges, reunions, women, men, seniors, kids, teens, activism, alternative sexuality, genealogy, and personal home pages.
Topics for this category include tourist attractions, parks, travel guides, travel agents, tour operators, and lodging accommodations such as hotels, motels, resorts, inns, and vacation rentals for those visiting this locality.

For sites specifically geared toward this community. Submitting a site relevant to another locality may significantly delay the site from being listed in the directory.

NOTE: Each lodging facility will receive only ONE listing. Attempts to circumvent this policy by multiple submissions of the same or alternate URLs can result in being banned from the directory.

Tips for Faster Acceptance:

  • Make sure the site title matches the name of the organization or entity.
  • In the site description, stick to the facts and avoid hype or promotional language.
  • This is a Regional category, so the location should be readily apparent on the site. The service area should also be apparent when applicable.
  • Avoid Excessive Capitalization.
  • Describe the site features as well as the subject of the site.

Please consult the ODP Travel Guidelines before submitting your site.

Thank you for your cooperation.

This category is for websites about information and organizations pertaining to travel and tourism that are based in or related to all of Maryland.
Individual city weather information should be submitted to the proper locality.
Weather is the state of the atmosphere at a given time and place, with respect to variables such as temperature, moisture, wind velocity, and barometric pressure.
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