Everyone's a critic, especially on the internet.

Web design has the power to be as equally beautiful as it can be distressing, especially when looking at how different cultures approach the craft.

It only takes a quick glance at Chinese web design from a Western perspective to feel that it's too 'busy', too complicated and failing to use white space in any way.

Here Econsultancy open the debate up, with some genuinely interesting insights into why Chinese web design is what it is, and why they might not be as wrong as you think.