Now that you can throw Internet jargon around like a pro,
you're ready to tackle Web research techniques. You might think Web surfing and research are
synonymous-you surf around until you find the information you're looking for, right?
Not so fast.
Surfing the Web and conducting research on the Web are very different. Surfing in a random manner can
waste time and produce unreliable or mediocre results. Conducting research on the Web requires learning new skills. A little effort now will save you lots of
This section explores strategies for searching and conducting research on the Web in a focused, time-effective, and results-oriented manner.