EVALUATING WEBSITES IN 5 EASY STEPS
Accuracy of the Website
Is the information objective?
Is the information on the website true?
Can you contact the author via email, phone or address?
Authority of the Website
Who wrote this website?
Is the author accredited or endorsed by a reputable organization?
Are the author’s credentials or educational background listed?
Currency of the Information
When was it produced?
When was last update?
Is any of the information out of date?
Objectivity of the Website
Is there any biased information?
Who is the attended audience?
Is there any opinions expressed by the author?
Commercialism of the Website
Are there any fees involved?
Do you have to submit personal information?
Is the website trying to sell you something?