Tag Archives: Government

Twitter Book Thoughts Take 2

Twitter Book Thoughts Take 2

While researching the government’s use of Twitter, I’ve found that I need to make an important decision soon – should I focus my writing on government agencies or on elected officials? ¬†There is certainly a difference between best practices of a government agency and an elected official. ¬†Primarily, elected officials are going to be political [...]

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Government 2.0 – creating public value through user-generated applications and content

Government 2.0 – creating public value through user-generated applications and content

With the success of the Obama campaign, governments are finally starting to talk about web 2.0 and how it can be used to improve services.  In a recent essay, Bill Schrier, the Chief Technology Officer for the City of Seattle, presents ways in which government can use web 2.0 to create a better community and [...]

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