The suffix of the URL may help identify the type of website:
.edu=school or university site
.gov=U.S. government site
How easy is it to read the page?
How quickly does the page download?
How easy is it to navigate through the web site?
How well do the links work?
Evaluate a few of these sites:
Buy dehydrated water
The Biology of Vampires
MoonBeam Enterprises and Lunar Travel Agency
Aluminum Foil Deflector Beanie
ALA Great Sites for Kids
Don’t believe everything you see or read on the Internet! http://www.ibiblio.org/team/history/controversy/abutz/intro.html Use these evaluation techniques whenever you need information to make a decision.