Hello ScanGov 👋

A government digital experience monitor from Civic Hacking Agency.

By Civic Hacking Agency / May 14, 2024

Civic Hacking Agency announces the launch of ScanGov, a government digital experience monitor.

About ScanGov ๐Ÿ’ฅ

  • Scans federal/state top-level web domains
  • Grades/scores based on key tech indicators
  • Domain data from CISA + GSA
  • Open source, reusable by others

Why it matters โญ

  • Gov digital experience is the publicโ€™s first point of contact
  • Web best practices are essential to the gov experience

Whatโ€™s monitored ๐ŸŸข

Key indicators:

The metrics ๐Ÿ“Š

Current grades/scores ๐Ÿ‘€

  • Federal: F / 53%
  • States: F / 57%

Websites monitored ๐Ÿ–ฅ

Whatโ€™s next ๐Ÿ”ฎ

  • Add more indicators (like schema.org, number of PDFs/pages)
  • Including fed-specific (USWDS, DAP, search.gov, Touchpoints)

The backstory ๐Ÿ“–

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Questions? โœ‰