Try Evaluating this Organisational Home Page

Some general questions to ask about Organisational Web sites:


Here are some pictures and clues from an Organisational Web site. Take a look and answer the questions.

The Home Page of the site:

The URL of the site is: http://www.whitehouse.net/

Does the URL support the claim of authorship?

Is it obvious who is responsible for the site?


Contacting the Whitehouse:

What is the purpose of the site?

  1. To provide information to the citizens of America about the US President
  2. To advertise the work of the US President to the rest of the world
  3. To provide a point of contact with the Whitehouse
  4. It isn't clear

Seeing Government in action:

Is this an official Web site?

What conclusions do you draw about the quality of this site?

Am I right?


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