Next: Examples of Small Businesses
Specialty, niche and local retail.
Online retail, reselling, dropshipping, subscription boxes, auctions and digital markets.
Restaurants, cafes, tea houses, food trucks and takeout.
Bars, pubs, clubs, dinner theater and other nightlife.
Food retail, products, services and catering.
Farming, farmer’s markets and agritourism.
Bed & breakfasts, inns, hostels, resorts and vacation rentals.
Travel agents, tour operators, activities and lodging.
Car services, ride-sharing, couriers, delivery services, trucking, freight and moving companies.
Recreation facilities, activities and tours.
Sports products, services, events and activities.
Vehicle, bicycle, boat, equipment, machine and tool rentals.
Event production, management, planning and support services.
Campgrounds, nature resorts, eco-tourism, outdoor gear rentals and nature tours.
Offering professional services such as accounting or law offices.
IT consulting, cybersecurity consulting, IT support services, mobile apps, software, games and other technology products and services.
Administration, accounting, legal, IT, advertising, training and management services and outsourcing.
Recruiters, staffing agencies, remote work and other workforce related services.
Design, coding, marketing, media and other types of freelancing.
Graphic design, user experience, interior design and industrial design.
Vlogging, podcasting, mobile apps, social media management and influencer marketing.
Digital marketing, digital advertising, direct marketing, marketing design services, public relations and branding services.
Movie theaters, comedy clubs, escape rooms, karaoke and other entertainment related businesses.
Talent agents, film production services, film related rentals and creative services such as screenwriting.
Musicians, concerts, concert venues, merchandise, music management and other music related businesses.
Artists, art galleries, craftspeople, cultural tours, cultural attractions and events.
Fashion brands, fashion ecommerce, boutique retail and other fashion related businesses.
Antique shops, comics, toys, coins, stamps, records, books, ephemera goods, sports memorabilia and other collectibles.
Art supplies, craft supplies, hobby shops and hobby related retail, events and activities.
Parties & Holidays
Party supplies, costume shops and holiday related retail.
Training & Education
Tutoring, online training, language schools, music schools, dance studios, workshops, professional development and other training services.
Gyms, fitness studios, fitness classes, coaching and training services.
Beauty & Grooming
Salons, barber shops and beauty services.
Spas, massage therapy, wellness services, nutrition, life coaching and other personal services.
Housekeeping, cleaning, maintenance, repair, lawn care and landscaping.
Solar power, battery systems, energy systems and energy efficiency related sales, management, installation, maintenance and repair.
General contractors, carpenters, plumbers, electricians and other tradespeople.
Daycare, childcare services, camps, activities, babysitting and schools.
Pet products and services such as training, grooming and boarding.
Private investigators, security guards, security system installations and other security related services.
Hotel, airport, facility and event concessions.
Socially and environmentally responsible products and services.