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local e-gov National Project Local Authority Websites (LAWs). Sheila Apicella Assistant Programme Director Local eGovernment Standards Body IA&S Workstrand Leader. LAWs Information Architecture and Standards Workstream. Taking Metadata back to the ranch. What is metadata
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Local Authority Websites
Assistant Programme Director
Local eGovernment Standards Body
IA&S Workstrand Leader
and Standards Workstream
Citizens struggle to find content and often give up
How do you know whether you have overlapping or conflicting contentDoes this sound familiar?
Managing your Intellectual Capital will show business benefits
Respond to questions quickly and accurately
Evaluate content to make better decisions
Gives your customers greater confidence in your ability to provide speedy and accurate informationIs there a Business Case for categorising your content?
Categorisation and controlled lists will enhance your search results
Adopting LGCL will bring you in line with many other LAs
As more and more LAs adopt LGCL it will enable a powerful and effective search across Local and Central Government.
Gives high level categorisation, navigation and controlled list for keywords
Links to DirectgovWhat are the benefits?
Uncover unknown information
Adopting a ready made list shortens implementation cycles (and cuts down discussions)
Categorisation and use of controlled list enables personalisation of information
Enables syndication of information
Categorisation and use of controlled lists enables specialised web sites as a sub site of your main site re-using the same information…and there are more benefits
A local portal that addresses Camden’s specific small business needs
To provide a local, single access gateway for Micro Businesses to a range of central and local government regulatory and support services
To improve access to business information, particularly to members of ethnic communities
To help prevent enforcement action arising from non-regulatory compliance as a result of ignorance, by highlighting responsibility and sign posting regulatory and support information.
Web site navigation structure
Helps measure performanceKey Messages - How does metadata help?
e-GMS defines standards for referencing ‘resources’
LAWs addresses applying standards in local government to Web sitesLAWs, Metadata & APLAWS+
need for web skills
Metadata (the eGMS)
assigned at the point
of creating content
Strict Version control
Ongoing Support for LGCL & meta data standards in conjunction with Local eGovernment Standards BodyLGCL in esd-toolkitfreely available to all
Update equivalent terms and keywords for a concept
Restructure navigation and update other data
Export a local ‘view’
Submit new terms/concepts
Access to forumLGCL in esd-toolkitas a subscribed Authority
LAWs Local Government Category List Guidance Notes
LAWs Syndication (Introduction/ Guidelines / Technical Standards)
www.esd-toolkit.org/lawsWhat is available and where can you find this information?