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  • WEBSITE EVALUATION

     

    With so much information readily available online, it is important to stop and check the information you are going to use.

     

     


    Tips and tools

    1) Find out about the source

    • Look at the website 
    • Look at the sites' About Us section
    • Look at how the page looks. Clean, well organized...

    2) Look at the author

    • Is there one?
    • Have the written other pieces?
    • Who do they write for?

    3) Articles provides references and links to check information 

    • Do links works?
    • Do linked sites look trustworthy?

    4)  Google Reverse Image Search

    • Great tool to search Google by images, rather than words.

    5) Information on more than one site or news channel

    • News channels and newspapers should verify the information they report

     

     

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