Tag: CWP

First CWP meetup reveals what makes or breaks an intranet

The first Common Web Platform (CWP) was held at SilverStripe headquarters on 15 June, 2017. The event attracted over 30 people eager to learn about what trends we’re seeing in intranets and what to watch out for when building one. We also had demonstrations of what Government agencies are doing in this space. Continue reading First CWP meetup reveals what makes or breaks an intranet

Collaboration, co-funded development and a new document management module

CWP and MPI have used the co-funded development pool to improve the Document Management System (DMS) module, making it easier for all Government agencies to create, maintain and manage documents. Continue reading Collaboration, co-funded development and a new document management module

Relaunch of the Common Web Platform website

The website for the Common Web Platform (CWP), a platform as a service for NZ government sites, has just been revamped. It has had major changes to its information architecture and design, and now uses the new Wātea theme. Continue reading Relaunch of the Common Web Platform website

Releasing new themes for the Common Web Platform

The Department of Internal Affairs and SilverStripe Ltd have just released two new themes for the Common Web Platform (CWP), a platform as a service for New Zealand Government sites. These themes help government agencies quickly get their sites up and running. Continue reading Releasing new themes for the Common Web Platform

GWC lunchtime session: Common Web Platform Case Study and Update

Come along to this lunchtime GWC session to hear how the Māori Language Commission got creative with the Common Web Platform (CWP), and to get an update on what’s new and what’s next for CWP. Continue reading GWC lunchtime session: Common Web Platform Case Study and Update

Open sourcing our complaints code

When people make a complaint about privacy to us, the information is often sensitive and personal. For that reason, our web developers have developed a module for us that encrypts the complaint information when it is lodged online. We are making that solution available as an open source resource. Continue reading Open sourcing our complaints code

Web analytics reporting: more than just ‘pageviews’

Web analytics reports typically focus on ‘pageviews’ or ‘number of visits’. These measures are useful — but don’t dig deep enough. And they don’t reveal what users are doing on government websites. Read about DIA’s work to develop web analytics capability in the public sector. Continue reading Web analytics reporting: more than just ‘pageviews’

GWC lunchtime session: Updates on Web Standards Self-Assessments, CWP and the Common Web Services Panel

GWC lunchtime session: Join us at the National Library for updates on Web Standards Self-Assessments, Common Web Platform and the Common Web Services Panel. Continue reading GWC lunchtime session: Updates on Web Standards Self-Assessments, CWP and the Common Web Services Panel