New Categories Alert!

By | June 8, 2023

As an e-commerce coupon/cashback website/app, you know how important it is to have accurate and relevant categories for your coupons. Categories help you organize your coupons, and make them easier to find and use. However, the e-commerce industry is constantly changing and evolving, and so are the products and services that consumers are looking for. That’s why we at LinkMyDeals are always updating our category list to reflect the latest trends and standards in the e-commerce industry.

Here’s what we are changing so far :

  • Renaming some existing categories
Renaming Old Categories with New Categories
Old Categories New Categories
Entertainment Subscription Streaming Subscriptions
Training and Materials Training Courses
Industrial Tools Industrial Supplies
Photos and Video Graphics and Design
Activities Fun Activities
Travel Accessories Travel Gear

In the above table, the “New Categories” column indicated the categories that will be used instead of “Old Categories” from 5th July¬†2023.

Here’s an example of how it will happen: –

Note: -The previously mapped categories will be reset to blank, so you will need to remap the New Category as per your website category.

  • Removing some redundant categories
Categories to be Deprecated
Bags and Suitcase
Courses
Tools and Home Improvement

These categories will be removed from LinkMyDeals Category list.

  • New categories
    Following are Parent and Sub-Categories that we’ll be introducing on LinkMyDeals.
New Parent Categories
Insurance
Consultancy Services
Current CategoriesNew Sub Categories
TravelAirport Services
Travel Gear
Kids and ToddlersBaby Food
EntertainmentMerchandise
Health and BeautyPathology
Gift ItemsGift Cards
Cake and Flowers
Gift Hampers
Personalized Gifts
Party and Event Supplies

The custom category names for the newly added categories will by default remain blank. However it is not compulsory for you to use LMD categories, you can map your own categories that you wish to display on your website using our category mapping feature.

If you are new to LinkMyDeals, please read the documentation on How to use our Category Mapping Feature.

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