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Evaluating Website! "

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Who owns the Internet? ! No one or No Organization owns the Internet !

Who owns the

Internet?! No one or

Who owns the Internet? ! No one or No Organization owns the Internet !
Who owns the Internet? ! No one or No Organization owns the Internet !

No Organization owns the Internet!

Who owns the Internet? ! No one or No Organization owns the Internet !
Who checks the quality of information posted on the Internet? !

Who checks the quality of information posted on the Internet?!

Who checks the quality of information posted on the Internet? !
ANYONE ! ANY ORGANIZATION ! can post information on the Internet !
ANYONE ! ANY ORGANIZATION ! can post information on the Internet !

ANYONE !

ANYONE ! ANY ORGANIZATION ! can post information on the Internet !

ANY

ORGANIZATION!

can post information on the Internet!

Nobody or No Organization ensures

Quality Reliability
Quality
Reliability

of information posted on the internet.

Research Question:

What are the causes and effects of deforestation?

deforestation causes and effects!
deforestation causes and effects!

Evaluate the website

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to

to evalute a website

to evalute a website 1. 2. 3. 4. 5.

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3.

4.

5.

1.

- is the source of information?

- writes the information

1. - is the source of information? - writes the information ✓   background ✓  

background

expertise qualifications

http://www.buzzle.com/articles/causes-and-

effects-of-deforestation.html

Research Question: Causes and Effects of Deforestation

Website:

http://www.buzzle.com/articles/causes-and-effects-of-deforestation.html

Details from the website WHY are details reliable? WHY are details NOT reliable? Diana WHO Bledsoe
Details from the
website
WHY are details
reliable?
WHY are details
NOT reliable?
Diana
WHO
Bledsoe
- Author
- Organization
She is one of the
many authors on
Buzzle.com She
creates interesting
and thought-
provoking content
With categories
covering everything
from animals to
tourism.

Author is Reliable

http://www.brighthub.com/environment/

science-environmental/articles/2372.aspx

Research Question: Causes and Effects of Deforestation

Website:

http://www.brighthub.com/environment/science-environmental/

articles/2372.aspx

Details from the website WHY are details reliable? WHY are details NOT reliable? Bright WHO Hub
Details from the
website
WHY are details
reliable?
WHY are details
NOT reliable?
Bright
WHO
Hub
- Author
- Organization
Bright Hub's provides
Technology, Science
and Education
information. The team
of writers and editors
work together to create
useful, relevant, expert-
driven guidance that
sets you in the right
direction.

Organization is Reliable

http://www.effects-of-

deforestation.com/

Research Question: Causes and Effects of Deforestation

Website:

http://www.effects-of-deforestation.com/

Details from the website WHY are details reliable? WHY are details NOT reliable? No Author WHO
Details from the
website
WHY are details
reliable?
WHY are details
NOT reliable?
No
Author
WHO
No
- Author
- Organization
Organi-
There was NO
information
about the author
or organization
who writes the
data.
zation
Author is NOT RELIABLE

Why is it important to know WHO is the source of the information?!

Author/ Organization claims responsibility on the reliability of the content.

Why is it important to know WHO is the source of the information? ! ★  
Why is it important to know WHO is the source of the information? ! ★  

2.

- is the TYPE of website?

2. - is the TYPE of website? - is the PURPOSE of website? Not all types

- is the PURPOSE of website?

Not all types of websites are reliable. They should be evaluated.

WHAT - is the PURPOSE of website? Advertises products and sells
WHAT - is the PURPOSE of website?
WHAT - is the PURPOSE of website?

Advertises products and sells

restricted registration institution, and for colleges educational university only WHAT - is the PURPOSE of website?
restricted registration
institution, and for colleges educational university only
WHAT - is the PURPOSE of website?
restricted registration institution, and for colleges educational university only WHAT - is the PURPOSE of website?
restricted for government registration agencies. WHAT - is the PURPOSE of website?
restricted for government registration
agencies.
WHAT - is the PURPOSE of website?
restricted for government registration agencies. WHAT - is the PURPOSE of website?
restricted military registration agency. for WHAT - is the PURPOSE of website?

restricted military registration agency. for

WHAT - is the PURPOSE of website?
WHAT - is the PURPOSE of website?
restricted military registration agency. for WHAT - is the PURPOSE of website?
WHAT - is the PURPOSE of website?
WHAT - is the PURPOSE of website?
WHAT - is the PURPOSE of website?
WHAT - is the PURPOSE of website?
function the website as alternate in the . com same domain, manner. treat WHAT - is

function the website as alternate in the .com same domain, manner. treat

WHAT - is the PURPOSE of website?
WHAT - is the PURPOSE of website?
function the website as alternate in the . com same domain, manner. treat WHAT - is

2.

- is the CONTENT of the website?

  • - is it persuading/selling?

  • - is it informative?

  • - does it tell negative thing about the issue?

2.

Not all types of websites are reliable. They should be evaluated.

2. Not all types of websites are reliable. They should be evaluated .

http://www.buzzle.com/articles/causes-and-

effects-of-deforestation.html

Research Question: Causes and Effects of Deforestation

Website:

http://www.buzzle.com/articles/causes-and-effects-of-deforestation.html

Details from the website WHY are details reliable? WHY are details NOT reliable? WHAT .com -
Details from the
website
WHY are details
reliable?
WHY are details
NOT reliable?
WHAT
.com
- type of
website
It is a commercial site
yet the information
given is very
informative.
- purpose of the
website
-content of the
website
It gives clear and
various information
about the causes of
effects of
deforestation.

TYPE of website and CONTENT are RELIABLE

http://www.brighthub.com/environment/

science-environmental/articles/2372.aspx

Research Question: Causes and Effects of Deforestation

Website:

http://www.brighthub.com/environment/science-environmental/

articles/2372.aspx

Details from the website WHY are details reliable? WHY are details NOT reliable? .com It is
Details from the
website
WHY are details
reliable?
WHY are details
NOT reliable?
.com
It is a commercial
site.
WHAT
- type of
website
It sells some toys
and electronic
gadget
- purpose of the
website
-content of the
website
Information given is
limited

TYPE of website and

CONTENT are NOT RELIABL

Why do you have to evaluate the website when you do a research?

Why do you have to evaluate the website when you do a research?

Why do you have to evaluate the website when you do a research?