Is Your Current Municipal (Government) Website Up To Date?

Having worked with over 400 municipalities, we have noticed that more often than not, clerks did not see the need to change their local government website design, even if it was severely outdated. They simply got used to it and were anxious about potential change. However, if your local government website is 5-10 years old,… Read More

Eight Questions to Ask Your Web Design Company

Town Web Design has been in this business long enough to develop good working relationships with hundreds of municipalities. One thing we’ve noticed is that in our initial discussions our potential clients don’t always ask the most important questions. As an honest web design company, this is fine for us since we can steer the… Read More

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7 Ways to Advertise Your New Website

Congratulations on your new website! Now that you have a website, you’ll want to get the word out –and inform people of its existence. Without advertising, many people won’t know that you have a website. It’s up to you to raise awareness and let people know. After all, there’s no point in having a website… Read More

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Do You Have a “Piggy Back” Site?

For many municipalities, having one town website seems to make sense. You can have everything pertaining to the town in one area, including information for town residents and out-of-town visitors alike. But while having everything on one website may sound like a good idea, the fact is that this approach it’s not usually the best… Read More

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A Lower-Cost Alternative to Civic Plus

If you’re in the market for a website for your town, finding the right website design company is one of the most important decisions that you can make. It’s important to find a company that’s able to provide you with the tools and features that you need, while at the same time choosing one that… Read More

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Google Analytics: The Most Visited Pages

If you have a town website, tracking your traffic is important. Monitoring your visitors can provide you with a wealth of information that can help you to improve your website, and make changes to help improve how people find information. It can also show you what visitors are looking for, which in turn will enable… Read More

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Google Analytics: Tracking Mobile Use

Let’s face it –everywhere you turn there’s someone with a smartphone. More and more people are turning to their mobile devices to access the internet. In fact, in 2015, mobile devices overtook desktops as the primary devices that people are using to go online. Last year, mobile devices accounted for 52.7 percent of internet users… Read More

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A List of Tools Used by Town Clerks

As town clerk, there’s a good chance that you’re busier than most –and always on the lookout for ways to maximize your efficiency. And of course –you’re probably always on the hunt for ways to make life easier for your town’s residents as well. Whether you are just getting started as town clerk or looking… Read More