Web Governance helps you manage your website in a controlled & orderly way. The principal benefit is that it delivers the stability you need to focus on online goals. Among its other benefits are...
Get better quality web outputs from improved procedures, better tools & focussed spend.
Achieve the 'industrial peace' that clear roles bring to a web team.
Deliver ever better RoI with less risk, through leadership & control systems that work.
Build stable inter-departmental relationships based on shared priorities.
Activity, Resource & Scale. These 3 elements lie at the heart of Web Governance. Understand them & you'll understand everything there is to know about web operations.
After theory comes practice. Use these practical guides to learn how to manage a site of any scale, from day-to-day maintenance to long term development.
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Discover all the activities & resources needed to support a successful site.
Bring executives on board to the benefits of change & the risks of stasis.
Build a new system with the right people in right roles with the right budget.
Start using Web Governance as a new factor of Competitive Advantage.
How-to guides to common activities.
Documented processes, standards & workflows.
Detailed roles, responsibilities & job descriptions
A list of required tools & technologies.
Delineation of ownership, leadership & authority.
Recommendations for staff count & skills.
Fully illustrated team structure.
Estimate for required budget.
Ideas for future proofing.
As a Web Governance practitioner, I have partnered with Siteimprove & worked with dozens of digital organisations. As a commentator, I wrote the original 'Website Manager's Handbook' & have been published by AListApart.
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I am a prolific author on Web Governance with dozens of research articles, commentary pieces & useful downloads ... and it's all free!
It is a mistake to think that the only things that can go wrong on a website are those that are easiest to measure. What if it is your Web Team that is not up-to-the-job?
Use the new Web Governance Roadmap to work out the distance you have covered on your digital management journey - and what remains to be done.
If you have to create a new system of Web Governance for your own site, there is no need to start from scratch!