Top 5 Reasons to Attend UKComm15 this September

Think about the citizens you serve on a daily basis. They’re interacting constantly with digital savvy brands. Tweeting feedback to their airlines. Texting appointment confirmations to their doctors. Chatting with friends and families online in real time, all the time. Those citizens come to your government organisation with an expectation informed by their daily experiences… Read more »


Partner with other government organizations and reach more people

Most people understand the power of professional networking as individuals, yet surprisingly few recognize its potential on an organizational level. As a public sector employee, you might partner with dozens of other organizations on a regular basis for a variety of important initiatives; but if you aren’t also harnessing the power of those partnerships through strategic… Read more »


7 Takeaways from UK government’s top communicators

Are you still measuring and delivering to the goals put in place when you launched your current digital channels? That was the first challenge posed to attendees at the 5th Annual UK Government Communications Conference. At this year’s event, speakers across European, Central and Local government gathered to share strategies to delivering and measuring the… Read more »


What does techUK’s three point plan mean for SMEs?

By Dave Worsell, Managing Director of GovDelivery Europe I’m proud to have been part of techUK’s Public Sector Board (PSB) operations committee during the creation of their Three Point Plan to transform public services.  As Managing Director of GovDelivery Europe, an SME supplier of Software as a Service (SaaS) digital communication services exclusively for government… Read more »


Increasing Website Traffic at ONS: Webinar Recap Part 2

Is your organisation trying to increase website traffic? You’re not alone. In a recent webinar, Alison Davies, Web Analytics Manager at ONS and Amish Patel, Senior Client Development Consultant at GovDelivery Europe, detailed the process of outlining a new Web traffic strategy following declining Web visits after launching a new site. Hundreds of government communicators… Read more »


Increasing Website Traffic at ONS: Webinar Recap Part 1

Is your organisation looking for new ways to drive website traffic? You’re not alone. In a recent webinar, Alison Davies, Web Analytics Manager at ONS and Amish Patel, Senior Client Development Consultant at GovDelivery Europe, detailed the process of outlining a new Web traffic strategy following declining Web visits after launching a new site. Hundreds… Read more »


Did anyone see your organization’s Facebook post?

Last week the Washington Post featured an article on the frustrations of digital communicators in the weather community with Facebook. The article, “How Facebook is falling short as a weather communication tool,” outlined three major problems weather communicators are having with the social networking tool: “1) Its updates only reach a small fraction of the… Read more »


It’s Not Too Late to Submit an Award Nomination for Your Digital Comms!

Despite being responsible, hard-working adults, we all get hit by the procrastination bug every now and then—particularly when the weather is warm and we’d rather be eating barbecue in the backyard than sitting behind a computer. If you’ve been considering nominating your organization for our annual Outreach and Impact Awards but haven’t yet gotten around to… Read more »