New Best Practice Introduced for Linking to Redirects

clock July 2, 2014 07:57
We've updated the Redirects and Bookmarks page on Communication Standards to add a new best practice. We recommend that, whenever possible, you should avoid coding links to redirects. This includes marketing URLs. [More]


Updated Domains and URLs Page Includes Guidance for Drupal

clock June 17, 2014 08:48
The Domains and URLs page explains which domains and URLs your website can live at. We've updated the guidance on standard URLs, marketing URLs, and .GOV websites to make these easier to understand. [More]


New Video Standards Explain How to Post to YouTube

clock April 28, 2014 17:29
Now that the Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy is migrating into the energy.gov environment, our video standards are evolving, too. The Videos page on Communication Standards explains the new process for posting your videos to U.S. Department of Energy's YouTube channel. [More]


New White Paper Helps Guide Web Presence for Print Products

clock March 3, 2014 11:07
To help authors understand the available options for producing Web versions of print products, subject matter experts in design, development, content, and usability researched and wrote a white paper to guide the conversation about digitizing products EERE has traditionally produced in print-only formats. [More]


The New Analysis and Usability Section

clock February 27, 2014 17:42
If you're interested in user-centered design, you'll want to check out the new Analysis and Usability section on EERE's Communication Standards website. The new content includes an overview on user-centered design, a PDF handbook full of techniques for doing user-centered design projects, and example templates to help you plan your project. [More]