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Check out the latest headlines, advice, announcements and reflections from around Indigov. For our clients, take advantage of our resources to help you leverage Indigov to the fullest and position yourself as a beacon office.

Jan 31, 2023

State and Local Government Technology Trends for 2023

State and local governments across the country are adopting digital solutions at an accelerated rate as legacy communications and constituent management tools are becoming increasingly inconvenient.
Jan 26, 2023
Blog
Resource

Tips and Templates for Constituent Relationship Management RFPs

Here are 3 tips (and a complete Request for Proposal template) to help governments procure a CRM solution.
Jan 23, 2023
Blog
Indigov University

How to Promote Citizen Engagement in Local Government

Towns and cities with high civic engagement have a higher quality of life and can solve local issues better.
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Jan 12, 2023
Blog

2023 Civic Engagement Trends

Here are top civic engagement trends that can help you strategize the most effective ways to reach the people in your district.
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Jan 3, 2023
Blog
Best Practices

How to Improve Constituent Communication

Effective communication with constituents helps build trust with your district and raises the profile of your office and the good work you do.
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Dec 6, 2022
Procurement
Blog

How to Fast-Track Government Software Procurement

With federal funding available to cover state & local government technology, now is the time to procure new software. Here are tips on where to start.
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Dec 5, 2022
Resource
Case Study

House Member’s District Office Makes Their Mark with Indigov

In one U.S. congressional district office, the District Director turned to Indigov for help building a reputation for exceptional constituent service.
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Dec 5, 2022
Resource
Case Study

Congressional Office Thrives with Indigov

A congressional office selects Indigov as their CMS of choice for key functionalities.
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Nov 29, 2022
Blog
Best Practices

Maximize the Impact of Every Constituent Communication

A well run mail program can enhance and uplift other Congressional operations.
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Nov 21, 2022
People & Culture
Best Practices

Exceptional Hill Teams Start With an Exceptional Culture

Exceptional teams start with exceptional culture, but culture needs to be built deliberately. It doesn’t just happen.
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Nov 17, 2022
Blog
Best Practices

How to Create an Effective Community Engagement Plan

Community engagement lies at the heart of good government. Use this framework to help you build and evaluate an effective civic engagement plan.
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Nov 17, 2022
People & Culture
Best Practices

Key Traits to Look For When Staffing Your Mail Program

Even the most cutting edge communications technology doesn’t eliminate the need for smart, passionate staff.
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Nov 10, 2022

3 Building Blocks of a Data-Driven Constituent Outreach Strategy

Indigov CEO Alex Kouts shares his three-step approach to building a communications strategy so it’s both effective and measurable.
Nov 7, 2022
Procurement
Blog

5 Best Practices for Procuring Government CRM Software

Here are 5 things you can do right now to successfully procure the best constituent relationship management (CRM) system for government.
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Nov 3, 2022
Blog

3 Mistakes New Offices Make When Setting Up Their Comms Program

Throughout his time working with Congressional Offices, there are a few big mistakes Max sees offices commonly make.
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Oct 27, 2022
Indigov University
Blog

Understanding Constituent Engagement at the Congressional Level

No new Congressional office can be 100% prepared, but constituent communications is one area you can’t wait till January to figure out.
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Oct 20, 2022
Best Practices

How new Members of Congress achieve successful communications strategies

Launching your communications program as a new Congressional office can be daunting. Hear from Chief of Staff Jen Daulby on steps you can take right away.
Sep 13, 2022
Blog
Best Practices

4 Steps to a Virtuous Cycle of Constituent Engagement

How to build a cycle of meaningful communication with your constituents from start to finish.
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Sep 13, 2022
Blog
Resource

How to Ensure Strong Constituent Service Through Staffing Transitions

Leading elected officials are relying on CRM technology to mitigate the effects of turnover in their offices.
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Jul 27, 2022
Blog
Best Practices

The End of Auto-Reply

More and more elected officials are ditching impersonal auto-replies in favor of Constituent Relations Management (CRM) platforms.
Jan 31, 2023

State and Local Government Technology Trends for 2023

State and local governments across the country are adopting digital solutions at an accelerated rate as legacy communications and constituent management tools are becoming increasingly inconvenient.
Jan 26, 2023
Blog
Resource

Tips and Templates for Constituent Relationship Management RFPs

Here are 3 tips (and a complete Request for Proposal template) to help governments procure a CRM solution.
Jan 23, 2023
Blog
Indigov University

How to Promote Citizen Engagement in Local Government

Towns and cities with high civic engagement have a higher quality of life and can solve local issues better.
2023civicengagementtrends.png
Jan 12, 2023
Blog

2023 Civic Engagement Trends

Here are top civic engagement trends that can help you strategize the most effective ways to reach the people in your district.
HowToImproveConstituentCommunication.jpg
Jan 3, 2023
Blog
Best Practices

How to Improve Constituent Communication

Effective communication with constituents helps build trust with your district and raises the profile of your office and the good work you do.
HowToFastTrackGovernmentSoftwareProcurement.jpg
Dec 6, 2022
Procurement
Blog

How to Fast-Track Government Software Procurement

With federal funding available to cover state & local government technology, now is the time to procure new software. Here are tips on where to start.
DistrictCaseStudyBlogImage.jpg
Dec 5, 2022
Resource
Case Study

House Member’s District Office Makes Their Mark with Indigov

In one U.S. congressional district office, the District Director turned to Indigov for help building a reputation for exceptional constituent service.
DcCaseStudyBlogImage.png
Dec 5, 2022
Resource
Case Study

Congressional Office Thrives with Indigov

A congressional office selects Indigov as their CMS of choice for key functionalities.
steveblogimage-01.png
Nov 29, 2022
Blog
Best Practices

Maximize the Impact of Every Constituent Communication

A well run mail program can enhance and uplift other Congressional operations.
WorkCultureBlogImage.jpg
Nov 21, 2022
People & Culture
Best Practices

Exceptional Hill Teams Start With an Exceptional Culture

Exceptional teams start with exceptional culture, but culture needs to be built deliberately. It doesn’t just happen.
CommunityEngagement.png
Nov 17, 2022
Blog
Best Practices

How to Create an Effective Community Engagement Plan

Community engagement lies at the heart of good government. Use this framework to help you build and evaluate an effective civic engagement plan.
KeenanBlogImage.png
Nov 17, 2022
People & Culture
Best Practices

Key Traits to Look For When Staffing Your Mail Program

Even the most cutting edge communications technology doesn’t eliminate the need for smart, passionate staff.
airplane.png
Nov 10, 2022

3 Building Blocks of a Data-Driven Constituent Outreach Strategy

Indigov CEO Alex Kouts shares his three-step approach to building a communications strategy so it’s both effective and measurable.
Nov 7, 2022
Procurement
Blog

5 Best Practices for Procuring Government CRM Software

Here are 5 things you can do right now to successfully procure the best constituent relationship management (CRM) system for government.
ExhaustedOverCommunications.jpg
Nov 3, 2022
Blog

3 Mistakes New Offices Make When Setting Up Their Comms Program

Throughout his time working with Congressional Offices, there are a few big mistakes Max sees offices commonly make.
EngagementBlogIage.jpg
Oct 27, 2022
Indigov University
Blog

Understanding Constituent Engagement at the Congressional Level

No new Congressional office can be 100% prepared, but constituent communications is one area you can’t wait till January to figure out.
SuccessfulCommunications Strategies.jpg
Oct 20, 2022
Best Practices

How new Members of Congress achieve successful communications strategies

Launching your communications program as a new Congressional office can be daunting. Hear from Chief of Staff Jen Daulby on steps you can take right away.
Sep 13, 2022
Blog
Best Practices

4 Steps to a Virtuous Cycle of Constituent Engagement

How to build a cycle of meaningful communication with your constituents from start to finish.
TurnoverC.jpg
Sep 13, 2022
Blog
Resource

How to Ensure Strong Constituent Service Through Staffing Transitions

Leading elected officials are relying on CRM technology to mitigate the effects of turnover in their offices.
indigov_Anatomyofanemail_blogimage.png
Jul 27, 2022
Blog
Best Practices

The End of Auto-Reply

More and more elected officials are ditching impersonal auto-replies in favor of Constituent Relations Management (CRM) platforms.