Submitting the proper Taxonomy ID will help ensure that the sources add the business’ listing to the proper category within their site. This ultimately allows users to easily find their business listings.
Avoid selecting ‘other’ as a business category as some sources do not support this category type and this may result in the business not being found on unsupported listing sources.
The listing recognize certain business categories and a mismatch in business categories will result in syncing incompatibility with the listing sources.
It is also important for competitor analysis in the Snapshot report. If competitors selected for comparison have different business categories, it will not provide the analysis.