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The COBWEB Method for Evaluating Websites
Use the COBWEB method to explore:
C=Credibility of a website and the people who run it, including advisory board members
O=Objective of a website
B=Bias of a website
E=Evidence a website provides to support its claims
B=Beyond a website to confirm its claims
The attached PDF file looks at each of these steps in detail.
Website to Evaluate
Science of fibromyalgia
Here's a page from a website about fibromyalgia. Critically evaluate the webpage and its entire website using the COBWEB method.