Category: Government


Change.gov

Change.gov

        Filed under: Government, Nonprofit

President-elect Barack Obama wasted no time in launching www.Change.gov, a website devoted to the transition of a new dawn in American politics. Some of the many features and benefits of the Obama-Biden transition team website include: Jobs for the President Obama administration Countdown to inauguration President Obama’s agenda Opportunity to share your story Directory of … Continued


How President Obama will affect the internet

How President Obama will affect the internet

        Filed under: Drupal, Government, Web Development

Much of the success of Barack Obama’s 2008 presidential campaign is due to his effective use of online marketing, direct e-mail, blogs, and social networking sites.  So, it should be no surprize that an Obama Presidency will be nothing but good news for the internet industry. Indeed, all future campaigns, national and local, here and … Continued



Section 508 Compliant Web Developer Washington DC

Section 508 Compliant Web Developer Washington DC

        Filed under: Government, Web Development

Section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973… Requires Federal agencies to develop, maintain, and use information technology that allows individuals with disabilities equivalent functionality and usability. Only when an undue burden would be imposed on the agency is the agency exempt from Section 508 compliance. Organizations like the Web Accessibility Initiative (WAI), sponsored by … Continued

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Hackers break into Sarah Palin’s Yahoo! account

Hackers break into Sarah Palin’s Yahoo! account

        Filed under: Cyber security, Government

According to the Associated Press (AP), hackers broke into the Yahoo! e-mail account that Republican vice presidential candidate Sarah Palin used for official business as Alaska’s governor. The reveals a general mistake that most of us make on a regular basis. Electronic mail, or email, is something that we very often take for granted. These … Continued


Web traffic report: Obama vs. McCain

Web traffic report: Obama vs. McCain

        Filed under: Government, SEO, Social Media

If you are interested in seeing how your website compares in rankings to your competitors, there are a couple of online third-party tools that can give you a general observation.  Often, I will refer to two third party websites,  www.Alexa.com and www.Compete.com. Since both major political party conventions are over, I thought I would run online website … Continued



Obama reaches out to Latin Americas via YouTube

Obama reaches out to Latin Americas via YouTube

        Filed under: Government, Social Media, Video Marketing

In one of the latest grass roots effort to support Presidential candidate Barack Obama’s latest public relations outreach efforts, Black Eyed Peas’ Will.I.Am assembled an all-star cast of musicians and actors to produce a music video featuring some of Hollywood’s most talented Hispanic artists to reach out to the Latin American and Hispanic Community. Podemos … Continued