Website Category API
Easily classify new or existing websites with our Categorization API
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Current Website Categories
Sites which provide views either in favor or against abortion, provide details on procedures, offer help or discuss outcomes or consequences of abortion.
Sites which may contain sexually explicit content, images, or that are portrayed through visually expressive language.
Sites or businesses which directly sell ads to consumer through various mediums, including Internet, TV, or radio.
ALCOHOL AND TOBACCO
Sites that sell, discuss, or glorify the consumption of various alcoholic and tobacco products, including beer, wine, and liquor.
BLOGS AND PERSONAL SITES
Includes sites that make use of common blogging software including WordPress, Joomla!, and Drupal, amongst others, which generate dynamic content. Normally used as a secondary category to a more descriptive primary category.
Sites which exhibit business-like attributes such as selling of services, products, or consulting. Normally used as a secondary category to a more descriptive primary category.
CHAT AND INSTANT MESSAGING
Sites which provide chat or text messaging services or such abilities through a download or application.
DATING AND PERSONALS
Sites whose main focus is on connecting individuals for the purposes of dating.
Sites that contain content whose main focus is on controlled substances, including the sale, discussion, or glorification of such substances. Does not include alcohol and tobacco as that has its own category.
ECONOMY AND FINANCE
Includes sites that are mainly focused on stocks and current market information or provide financial services such as banks or lenders.
EDUCATION AND SELF-HELP
Sites whose main purpose is to offer educational information, community information, or how-tos. Also includes educational facilities and related organizations.
Sites that focus on art and entertainment, including topics like TV/Hollywood, tattoos, cartoons and anime.
FOOD AND RECIPES
Sites that contain food related information or recipes, food preparation, or restaurant services.
Sites that allow a visitor to play games using wagers/placing bets, lottery pools, or provides information on such activities.
Sites that provide games, including online games or through an application.
HACKING AND CRACKING
Sites that disseminate information, hold discussions, or provide a means to gain unauthorized or illegal access to computers and networks.
Sites whose content is focused on a person's well-being, including fitness or workout information, medical conditions, diagnoses, and medical services.
Sites that contain content with a focus on jokes or comedy, including satire.
Sites that focus on providing links to pirated movies, commercial software, or providing application keys and cracks for commercial applications.
Sites whose main focus is on computers or distributing computer related information, including computer networking, Internet telephony, operating systems, or programming.
JOBS AND CAREERS
Sites that focus on assisting visitors in finding employment, career guidance or improvement.
Sites that allow visitors to upload content and share media such as photos and videos.
MESSAGE BOARDS AND
Sites which provide some type of a messaging or bulletin board system whose content is largely community generated.
NEWS AND MEDIA
Sites whose content is mostly focused on current events and topics. Includes various news outlets, radio, TV stations, and magazines.
PARKED SITES AND DOMAINS
Sites/domain names that are no longer controlled by the original owner or are being offered for sale. Content on these sites can often be misleading for non technical users.
PROXY AND FILTER AVOIDANCE
Sites that provides information or a means to circumvent filtering proxies or detection systems, including VPN services and anonymous surfing.
Sites that provide information or services for renting, selling, or buying property.
Sites that provide information on one or more religious beliefs, practices, or are affiliated with a religious institution such as a church or synagogue.
SEARCH ENGINES AND
Sites that enable their visitors to search the Internet or whose main focus is to provide links to other Internet sites.
Sites that sell products or services, normally with an online purchasing interface.
Sites that provide a community portal whereby members join and contribute posts or media and forge connections with other members.
Sites that contain information about various sports and sporting activities, including sports scores or team information.
Sites that are mainly dedicated to the serving of video or audio streams and downloads.
Sites that perform translation from one language to another, usually performed by a computer. May also include personal translation services.
Sites that focus on travel planning services, travel reservations, and tourist information.
Sites that are not currently classified as belonging to one of the other categories or are not yet classified.
Sites that mainly hold discussions or share information about vehicles, including cars, trucks, boats, and aircraft.
Sites that host files specific to virtual reality or run communities related to the technology.
Sites that primarily discuss, review, or sell items such as hunting knives, guns, rifles, or BB guns.