Tools for Government Agencies

Many of the following shared tools and services are free or of nominal cost to U.S. Government agencies.

If your agency (U.S. federal, state, local or tribal government) offers a tool or service that can be shared with other government agencies, or if you know of a free or low-cost tool or service that might be helpful to others in the government Web community, please contact us.

Accessibility/508-Compliant Purchasing

Content Management Platform

  • Sites.USA.gov—GSA offers a secure and compliant self-service content management platform built on WordPress. This shared service is available for all federal agencies. 

Code 

Collaboration Spaces

Wikis and collaborative tools for government agencies:

Contact Center Services

Mobile Apps

Search Engines

Federal–Compatible Terms of Service Agreements

Social Media Registry

  • Social Media Registry—If you work for the U.S. federal government and have a .gov or .mil email address, use this tool to register social media accounts managed by federal agencies (including accounts for elected officials, heads of agencies or Cabinet members). 

Usability Tools and Labs

Content Lead: Natalie Davidson and Andrea Sigritz
Page Reviewed/Updated: July 22, 2013

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