Examples of Fake Web Sites That Look Real! - Contemporary Issues. LESSON PLAN IS IT REAL. Does Your Online Marketing Look Fake. Does Your Online Presence Pass the Truth Test?
What’s the fastest-growing marketing trend on the Internet? I’m sad to say it’s the “fakeosphere.” Yes, fake blogs (called “flogs”), fake web news sites and fake testimonials. They look like the real thing, right down to comments posted by “bloggers” and their supposed readers. Those comments appear to be written by people discussing the pros and cons of a particular product or service, and they even include some naysayers.
He cites Internet marketing analyst Jay Weintraub, who believes the fakeosphere has become a $500 million-a-year industry. These fake sites and phony conversations are often more than simply misleading – OK, fraudulent – marketing. “The end game for most of these sites – no matter what they sell – is to persuade a consumer to sign up for a ‘free’ trial of a product, then make it incredibly difficult to cancel before the trial period ends,” Sullivan writes. Consumers are – and should be – increasingly wary. On social media: Mankato, MN Home Page. RYT Hospital-Dwayne Medical Center. All the miracles of modern medicine.™
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The Pacific Northwest Tree Octopus Rare photo of the elusive tree octopus The Pacific Northwest tree octopus (Octopus paxarbolis) can be found in the temperate rainforests of the Olympic Peninsula on the west coast of North America. Their habitat lies on the Eastern side of the Olympic mountain range, adjacent to Hood Canal. An intelligent and inquisitive being (it has the largest brain-to-body ratio for any mollusk), the tree octopus explores its arboreal world by both touch and sight. The freshest, purest dehydrated water on Earth. The Museum of Hoaxes. All About Explorers.
Digital Literacy - Fake Websites. Digital Literacy - Fake Websites by Susan Stephenson, www.thebookchook.com Lots of us, kids included, tend to take websites on face value.
If Google brings it to us, it must be true. Well, no. Googling is great for initial research, for assembling resources that can lead to deeper exploration. One way to demonstrate this to children is to share fake or hoax websites with them. . * All About Explorers This website was built by teachers specifically for the purpose of educating kids. * Aluminium Foil Detector Beanie I love the humour and detail in this website but it is probably best used with high-school aged kids. * Help Save the Endangered Pacific Northwest Tree Octopus Same creative genius behind AFDB above.
. * Victorian Era Robots 11 and 12 year-olds will enjoy the illustrations here. * Moonbeam Enterprises Great text to analyse. . * The Museum of Hoaxes This is the repository of all sorts of hoaxes that travel the internet. . * Snopes.com Snopes isn't a fake website either. Fake News Watch – A Guide to Fake News Websites. Whales in the Minnesota River? Hoax Sites. Fake sites 2. Introduction to fake websites Librarians and educators need to be able to illustrate to students and users alike that websites cannot always be trusted to provide truthful and accurate data.
This page provides examples of websites that are full of lies, inaccuracies or false information - either for amusement or for more worrying reasons. The list does not include phishing sites however; these are intended to fool a person into believing that they are visiting a legitimate bank site for example; there are already plenty of links to these online already.
Facts About Dihydrogen Monoxide. Dihydrogen Monoxide (DHMO) is a colorless and odorless chemical compound, also referred to by some as Dihydrogen Oxide, Hydrogen Hydroxide, Hydronium Hydroxide, or simply Hydric acid.
Its basis is the highly reactive hydroxyl radical, a species shown to mutate DNA, denature proteins, disrupt cell membranes, and chemically alter critical neurotransmitters. The atomic components of DHMO are found in a number of caustic, explosive and poisonous compounds such as Sulfuric Acid, Nitroglycerine and Ethyl Alcohol. For more detailed information, including precautions, disposal procedures and storage requirements, refer to one of the Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS) available for DHMO: Should I be concerned about Dihydrogen Monoxide? A similar study conducted by U.S. researchers Patrick K. Why haven't I heard about Dihydrogen Monoxide before? Good question. What are some of the dangers associated with DHMO? Fake sites 1. Introduction to fake websites Librarians and educators need to be able to illustrate to students and users alike that websites cannot always be trusted to provide truthful and accurate data.
This page provides examples of websites that are full of lies, inaccuracies or false information - either for amusement or for more worrying reasons. The list does not include phishing sites however; these are intended to fool a person into believing that they are visiting a legitimate bank site for example; there are already plenty of links to these online already. Fake websites - scientific and commercial All of the following websites are, to the best of my knowledge fake sites, spoof sites or parodies of 'real' sites. Sites are arranged in subject groupings, with what I consider to be the most credible examples at the top; hopefully this will help when you come to choose examples for yourself or students.