Building Online Credibility

Gone are the good old days when published works were written by “experts.” In the Digital Age, most everyone has the ability to publish online in a variety of forms. Consequently, information literacy has
become more important than ever. How do we know which information to trust?

1. Research how to evaluate online sources. In your main post, based on your research, explain what you can do to become a credible digital citizen.

2. In your responses to classmates’ posts, address how their proposed steps will help them in the professional realm. It may help to think of how our digital footprints affect our future employment.