8 Sanity-Saving Questions for Federal Web Managers


This past week has, unfairly, been a week and a half. Sudden emergencies, moving deadlines, urgency not backed up by actual decisions–you name it. Here are some tips to avoid this kind of week.

Before you even log in to your agency’s content management system (CMS) to post something, ask yourself these questions:

Do you need a web page? What is the goal for the page? (Please don’t let the answer be “read a bunch of stuff”.) What will your users be able to do on this page? If they can’t do anything with the information, maybe a web page is not your best solution.

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