|Managing Places and Pages / Designing Overview Pages and Place Pages|
You can create a list of categories for describing places. These categories can be used as a filter when browsing places.
Place categories provide a useful way for community managers to classify places, so users have an easier time finding them when searching and browsing. These categories are created in the Admin Console, and can then be applied to any place in the Create workflow or by clicking About in the banner while editing a place's settings. The Place categories are different from the categories used to classify content inside places (see Managing Content Categories). Up to 12 categories can be defined in your community.
To manage place categories: