Before the invention of the World Wide Web, there was only one kind of writing: print writing. All the writing that was done had been done on paper and its alternatives. But the computer changed that, and now we have two types of writing: web writing vs. print writing.
That is all fine, but the question that comes to our mind is: which of them is better, and which should I target?
As with all writing answers, the answer to the first question is: “there is no such thing as ‘better’ in most situations.”
And the answer to the second is: “it depends.”
Now, before you throw something at me, let me elaborate. (That’s what we do here, after all).