4 – Websites are constructed. Relevant websites may use new materials or existing materials to new effect. They may employ new ways of construction, or cite old ways of construction. Similarly, material and construction are defining characteristics of every architectural work.
3 – Websites are inhabited. They become part of society through the interactions they enable. They are homes to communities, to thoughts and approaches. Many websites are privately owned and operated, but inhabited and used by the public. As buildings, website are where we spend our lives.
2 – Websites are inherently public. In similar ways, architecture is by nature a public discipline. Buildings and websites are built realities. They become part of the fabric of a world that is now both physical and virtual.