If you’re looking for the perfect categories to describe your business, check out the Yelp Category List. There are a lot of different categories to choose from on Yelp — over 1200 and the list keeps on growing! Categories get added based on how consumers search. If you ever want to start a food truck that also repairs iPhones, we’ve got you covered.
Why Categories Are Important
Having your business in the right categories helps consumers know what your business is all about. Setting the right expectation is an important first step to a great review. No one wants to feel misled. Businesses can be in up to three categories. That means there are millions of potential category combinations. You’ll want to make sure the categories you choose best describe the business.