Bad categorization

Discussion in 'Mac Guides' started by cube, Nov 1, 2005.

  1. macrumors G4

    May 10, 2004
    You can't put Graphics as a subcategory of Apple Software. It should be a top-level category like Networking. There should be subcategories:

    Graphics Hardware
    Graphics Software
    Apple Graphics Software

    BTW, Storage should also be a top-level category, with subcategories
    Storage Hardware
    Storage Software
  2. macrumors 603


    Sep 3, 2003
    North Carolina
    The problem is, it's not really organized hierarchically. All categories are related to all others. I don't think your organization scheme is any better than what's evolved out there. For example, what's "graphics hardware," anyway? Couldn't you divide it into, say, "input devices," "Graphics cards," and "Displays"?
  3. thread starter macrumors G4

    May 10, 2004
  4. macrumors 68020


    May 7, 2003
    Saint Augustine, FL
    I've suggested this in some other thread. Some people want "Apple Software", and others like me, want "Software->Graphics". So, I suggested putting both categories on a page.

    [[Category: Audio]] (which is a caategory itself of Software)
    [[Category: Apple Software]]

    This way, both paths are satisfied: those who want a list of Apple products and those who wish to find some new Audio program.

    [[Graphics Hardware]] is a bad category name, in my opinion. Should be [[Hardware]]->[[Graphics]].

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