Reach Out to Your Residents on a Mobile Town Hall

Local government works at its best when residents are well-informed and actively engaged with municipalities. Social media is helping transform the relationship between government entities and citizens by making processes more transparent and accessible. Facebook recently added a new app that has the potential to further improve municipality communications on a local and national level…. Read More

What Is Included in the Set-Up Fee?

When it comes to website design, there’s a lot that happens behind the scenes. A great website involves more than just making a site that looks nice; a good website is the result of careful and deliberate work. It also involves feedback from the client, and good communication between client and designer every step of… Read More

Beware Of Domain Name Scams

As with anything online, when it comes to registering a domain name, it’s important to remain diligent and aware of scams to protect yourself from falling victim to them. One such scam is known as the domain name scam. With a domain name scam, companies who resell domains at exorbitant prices contact you –unsolicited, in… Read More

Why TownWeb Manages Domain Names

At TownWeb, we buy and manage most of the domain names for our municipal customers. Registering domains under our name makes it easier for us to set up the domain, and also makes it easier to manage the website. Having everything registered under our company also allows us to easily take care of any technical… Read More

contact

What Goes on the Contact Us Page?

The purpose of a contact page is simple: to give those looking to contact you, a way of contacting you! Often though, the importance of the humble contact page is overlooked. All too often, the contact page is poorly designed, overlooked, and neglected –almost as an afterthought in the design process. This is unfortunate though,… Read More

Email Archiving

Requirements for Town Email Archiving and Management

In today’s world, many people prefer to communicate with organizations via email. Due to the prevalence of email-based communication, it’s becoming increasingly important for municipalities to have their own email archiving systems, usually based on the state’s requirements. Email archiving is essentially a vault that can store emails. An email archiving system makes it easy… Read More

How A Town Can Go Paperless

How Your Town or City Can Go Paperless

Making the switch from a traditional office to a paperless one is unquestionably a positive change. Unfortunately, it isn’t always an easy one! Between choosing your new technological foundation, training staff members and dealing with a slew of unexpected issues, there are a great deal of elements to consider when turning your town or city… Read More