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>> Criteria for Evaluation: Purpose
Criteria for Evaluation: Purpose
- Is the intended audience easily identifiable?
Is the intent of the information clearly stated or implied? The intent can be to inform, teach, sell, persuade, or entertain.
Does the author/creator have an obvious agenda?
Does the Web site link to organizations with an obvious agenda?
The following link will take you to an excellent example of a well designed site. Several different aspects of this site will be pointed out to you at different times during the remainder of this lesson.
The Vonnegut Web: http://www.vonnegutweb.com
The visual aspects of this site reflect the author and his work. Remember that the look of a site plays an important part in how the textual information is portrayed.
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