It’s hard to imagine a better metaphor for the internet than a website.
Sure, it’s easy to imagine the world of the internet as a gigantic, interconnected, constantly evolving place, where everyone gets their news from one of countless outlets, and the internet is everywhere.
But what you actually see when you browse the internet isn’t the same thing as what’s really going on inside it.
And in many cases, it doesn’t look like the internet at all.
In fact, the web is, in many ways, a living, breathing thing that’s just as connected to the world as you are.
In this series, The Verge and The Verge staff members, along with experts from the technology and design worlds, look at the myths and realities of the web.