3.2.1

What is the importance of critical evaluation in terms of online information? 

  • Online data should always be queried rather than taken as fact. 

Here are 4 different types of sites and their purposes 

  • Information – These sites tend to give readers knowledge on current affairs, special interests and insights into factual on-goings 
  • Entertainment – These sights are created to deliver a mix of amusing and engaging content 
  • Opinion – Content that expresses the author’s view only such as a blogs 
  • Sales – A site that promotes online shopping or has products for sale