The Internet offers many wonderful sites to gather information. Whether for personal use or school use, it is important to recognize a reliable website. Here are some characteristics you should look for:
The author. Who wrote the info., or sponsors the site?
The motive. Is it to inform you? To sell you something? To persuade you?
An e-mail or address for the author
A site that loads easily and the links work
Grammar and spelling are correct
A date that shows when the site was last updated