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Launching betterconnected.socitm.net at Socitm2015

Vicky Sargent
Thu 15 Oct 2015

Although a lot of people have visited this site already, we will be launching betterconnected.socitm.net formally at Socitm2015 in Leicester on 19 October. There will be a Q&A session on all matters Better connected in the close-of-play slot at 1740. Please tweet your questions to @btrconnected and include #Socitm2015 in the tweet.

Better connected changes from September 2015: star ranking for service areas online

Vicky Sargent
Fri 31 Jul 2015

Better connected’s methodology for assessing council websites is based on a structured questionnaire that tests ‘top tasks’ (eg ‘report a faulty street light’,‘object to a planning application’ or ‘find out how to vote’) as well as the performance of usability factors like navigation, search engine and accessibility.

Boilerhouse takes on Socitm ‘Better connected’ research and publishing

Anne Jones, Vicky Sargent and BC review team
Tue 30 Jun 2015

Socitm and Boilerhouse Media have agreed a partnership to develop Better connected, Socitm's highly respected research, publishing and engagement activity covering the progress of digital local services. The partnership is effective from 1 May 2015.