Website Evaluation

  Below Basic Basic (1) Standard (2) Superior (3)
Authority Authors name is all that is present. Affiliations and or education is present. Credentials are present along with e-mail address or link to company or school website.  All of the previous information is present and you can find information about the author else where that supports the information of the site.
Bias Numerous persuasive words can be found on every page. Only a few persuasive words are present.  There is no acknowledgement of other views. Only a few persuasive words are present.  There is acknowledgement of other views. No persuasive words are present.
Updating Knowledge of last update is completely unavailable.  The last update is visible but over two years since updated. Last update is visible and within a respectable length of time. (within two years) Last update is visible and recent. (within six months)
Links The site has no links. The site has few links. The site has numerous links of the same variety. Site is linked to my other site of the same topic. (preferably .12k, .gov, .edu)
Further Study The site presents no means of further study. (e-mail address, bibliography, related link, or related text etc.)  The site presents a single means of further study. The site presents most than one mean of further study. The site presents various means of further study.
Organization The site is confusion to navigate.  The site is fairly well organized and it is easy to access some of the sites features. The site is well organized and easy to access most of the sites features. Its easy to access all of the sites features and the information is well organized.  
Affiliations No affiliations are present Groups affiliated to the author have websites or articles proving their credibility. Groups affiliated to the author have websites or articles proving their authority on the topic. Groups affiliated to the author have documented achievements or awards as well as all the previously mentioned criteria.
Address .com, .org or .net .com, org or .net with standard in Credentials or Organization .com, org or .net with superior in Credentials or Organization .edu or .gov

 

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