A pannel of three judges wes selected to decide on the top ten finishers. Here are the guidelines they set and used:
About the Judging:
Sites were judged on the following criteria:
1. Cleanliness: No rude comments, jokes in bad taste or anything
to make a pony blush.
Rated G or PG at the most.
2. Personality: A central theme for MLP but also a little more.
3. Information: Either collecting info, identification, fan
fic, cleaning tips,
how to's, etc.
4. Ease of use: Central hubs, frames, indexes and ease of use
5. Graphics: Pony or other MLP Subject graphics
Owners were not allowed to submit their own sites for judging.
Initial voting was by collectors and e-groups members, then
a panel of three judges
chose the top ten finishers.