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Evaluating Websites: Purpose

This guide explains how to evaluate websites using the CRAAP method.

5th and final part of the CRAAP Method

Purpose

The reason the information exists

What is the purpose of this information; to teach, inform, sell or entertain?

Do the authors make their intentions clear?

Is the information fact, opinion, or propaganda?

Does the point of view appear impartial and objective?

Is the information void of personal, political, religious, cultural, and ideological bias?