Category: Web design

FYI: Ontario’s Digital Service Standard is now on GitHub

The Ontario, Canada government has recently published an alpha (or draft version) of their Digital Service Standard (DSS), which is a comprehensive online document on the official government website. Continue reading FYI: Ontario’s Digital Service Standard is now on GitHub

Building high performing CWP sites

To support Common Web Platform developers in their projects, we’ve put together a performance guide that we consider to be an essential read. Both the performance guide and debug toolbar were delivered through the co-funded development pool. Continue reading Building high performing CWP sites

Wrap-up of LabPlus: GaaP tranche 1 (April – June 2017)

Watch this video presentation by Pia Waugh about the work that Lab+ has done over the last few months. Continue reading Wrap-up of LabPlus: GaaP tranche 1 (April – June 2017)

The second CWP meetup on analytics for the public sector

The second Common Web Platform (CWP) meetup was held at the Ministry of Social Development’s Aurora Centre in Wellington to talk about how to improve government website content using Google Analytics.
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SmartStart: a federated service life event story

A retrospective on the development of SmartStart, which was designed to make it easier for New Zealanders having a baby to navigate their way around government services and to access services in an integrated manner Continue reading SmartStart: a federated service life event story

Lab+: Another view of the SmartStart design sprint

How can the public sector make it easier for people in need to understand what help they might be entitled to? Here’s look behind the scenes on a design sprint looking at just this problem. Continue reading Lab+: Another view of the SmartStart design sprint