Thursday, July 19, 2012

How To Check Against Fake Online Quotes, Facts, Aphorisms

In Google's free online seminar in July 2012, one lesson explains that the high ranking of a search result does not bring credibility. A second search is required to verify the result. The example given in the Google lesson is discussed in the Megan McArdle article.

[Google Lesson 5.1]

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[Articles Cited in Lesson Activity]

Google Date Range Filter Simplifies Search Results
By Robert Strohmeyer
May 3, 2011 9:58 am

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Anatomy of a Fake Quotation
MAY 3 2011, 10:13 AM ET
The Atlantic

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How to Spot a Fake
Thomas Jefferson, Monticello
November 22, 2011
by Anna Berkes

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The Best and Most Beautiful Things in the World Cannot Be Seen Nor Even Touched
Posted on July 18, 2012

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