REST Resource: categories

Resource: Category

A category describing what this business is (not what it does). For a list of valid category IDs, and the mappings to their human-readable names, see categories.list.

JSON representation
{
  "name": string,
  "categoryId": string,
}
Fields
name

string

The human-readable name of the category. This is set when reading the location. When modifying location categoryId must be set.

Note: This field is used in responses only. Any value specified here in a request is ignored.

categoryId

string

A stable ID (provided by Google) for this category. The categoryId must be specified when modifying the category (when creating or updating a location).

Methods

list

Returns a list of business categories.

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