What is the relationship between categories and genres on the Internet?
What are the visual criteria, and which of them contribute to inclusion
of a website into a visual genre?
This essay looks at website categories to see if they are a corollary
for visual genres. It discusses which visual criteria confer on a website
membership of a visual genre.
Website designer awareness of visual genres is also investigated, as
a means of determining the currency of the concept of the visual genre
on the Internet.