Gov CMS is a community management system.  Our clients include towns, counties, villages, neighborhoods, hamlets, arts districts, public authorities, HOAs, and tourist destinations.  Our goal is to market communities, move transactions online, reduce costs, increase revenue, and engage citizens.

Gov CMS strives to meet the following objectives:

  1. Provide comprehensive information to the City’s audiences:
    1. Residents
    2. Visitors
    3. Businesses
  2. Move transactions online:
    1. Provide convenience for residents and businesses
    2. Offer self-services outside of normal business hours
    3. Foster a more efficient government through automation
  3. Simplify website administration:
    1. Allow users of all skill levels to manage and update content
    2. Create a work-flow with various levels of permissions
    3. Offer a What You See Is What You Get (WYSIWYG) editing interface
  4. Offer a variety of communication methods to keep audiences up-to-date:
    1. E-mail notifications
    2. SMS text messages
    3. RSS feeds
    4. Twitter feeds
    5. Facebook status updates
  5. Build upon proven and accepted website development standards:
    1. Compatible with all major browsers:
      1. Internet Explorer (IE6, IE7, IE8)
      2. Mozilla Firefox 3.x
      3. Operate 9.x
      4. Google Chrome 5.x
    2. Mobile OK
    3. W3C HTML/CSS validated
    4. W3C WCAG 2.x compliant
    5. Search engine optimization (SEO) best practices
    6. 960 Grid
    7. Section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973
  6. Accommodate external applications:
    1. Online bill payment systems
    2. Access property and municipal code databases
    3. Calendar management and reservation systems
    4. Web analytics