The media

Internet, propaganda and online searching

main definitions


media ( the main means of mass communication (television, radio, and newspapers) regarded collectively) http://www.thefreedictionary.com

propaganda (ideas, facts, or allegations spread deliberately to further one's cause or to damage an opposing cause; also : a public action having such an effect) http://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary




bias ( To influence in a particular, typically unfair direction; prejudice.) http://www.thefreedictionary.com/bias




internet search techniques

reliability

how to know if a webpage is reliable?

1. Look for Sites from Established Institutions

2. Look for Sites With Expertise

3. Steer Clear of Commercial Sites

4. Beware Bias

5. Check the Date

6. Look at the Site's Look