Web Governance

Symptoms of Poor Web Governance: Can You Relate?

Rosenfeld Media recently posed this question to Lisa Welchman: Why is website development such a common source of conflict within organizations?

Her answer is full of examples, er symptoms, of immature web governance. Which ones can you relate to?

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US E-Government Website Quality Report

Federal government Web sites are subject to a unique set of regulations and compliance requirements. How well do they follow them and how well do they stack up against one another? With our partner, ActiveStandards, we analyzed the data culled from 43 federal sites. 

 

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US E-Government Website Quality Report

Earlier this year I was invited to speak at the 2012 Government Web and New Media conference in Washington, DC. I was supposed to offer a talk about web governance and provide some context for the (then) forth-coming recommendations for improving web governance in government.  I wanted to do something substantive.  I’ve worked with the US government a lot in the past and I understand how important it is to get e-government right.

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Make Sure the Right Staff Inform Web Policy

 

The recent article in the New York Times about Google’s continuing privacy policy woes illustrates why web policy decisions should not be made on the fly by web developers and content strategists. Who knows what happened behind the scenes at Google, but our experience with organizations of all sizes shows us that, often, the large, global enterprise doesn't take web policy seriously enough.

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Children's Online Privacy: Do Address it Now

Recently, some high-profile sites aimed at children-- like those of recognizable brands such as McDonald’s, Viacom and General Mills-- have come under fire for violating the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA) which has stipulations related to the collection of information from kids under 13.

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October 23, 2012: ActiveStandards Web Managers Seminar; Washington, DC


October 25, 2012: ActiveStandards Web Managers Seminar; New York, NY


May 04, 2012: Together London Masterclass; London, UK

Lisa Welchman Presents:
Web Governance for Your Organisation


May 16, 2012: 2012 Government Web & New Media Conference; Washington, DC

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March 14, 2012: CMS Connected News Show

Lisa Welchman Discusses:
Who Owns Your Website?

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Thought Archive

We've been thinking about Web governance for a long time. Look
in the thought archive for articles,  webinars and presentations.