The C.R.A.P Test!
Use this criteria to evaluate the information on a website:
Is there a date on the page?
When was the page created or last updated?
Is it current enough for your topic?
Who is the author or owner of the site?
Is the site a .edu .org or .gov or .com
.com Company or commercial site
.org Non-government organisation
Is the information objective and unbiased?
Is the information accurate?
Is the information referenced?
Is the site edited?
Is the site for commercial purposed only? (highly likely if it is a .com)
Who is the intended audience for the site?
Is the site appropriate for your needs?