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Campaign: Suggestions

Create and maintain a mobile resource center...

Create and maintain a mobile resource center and collaboration space to help agencies get started, coordinate efforts, develop and share standards, keep up to date on trends, identify and share good practices.

Submitted by (@jacob.parcell)

Voting

10 votes
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Campaign: Suggestions

Identify metrics to measure success...

Identify metrics to measure success and outcomes, develop ROI models and establish benchmarks for costs.

Submitted by (@jacob.parcell)

Voting

9 votes
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Campaign: Suggestions

Promote the availability of government mobile...

Promote the availability of government mobile web sites, mobile web apps, mobile native apps and SMS/text programs to citizens. For example use technologies to prompt website visitors to access mobile options, build common tools like galleries or share promotions like buttons.

Submitted by (@jacob.parcell)

Voting

7 votes
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Campaign: Suggestions

Work with mobile carriers and providers to develop...

Work with mobile carriers and providers to develop government-wide agreements negotiate SMS, privacy, terms of services, and opportunities for government to better meet our mission goals.

Submitted by (@jacob.parcell)

Voting

7 votes
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Campaign: Suggestions

Encourage/require standard security policy...

Encourage/require standard security policy for common tools or issues. Agencies could build on common templates and focus their efforts to meet their specific legal and mission requirements.

Submitted by (@jacob.parcell)

Voting

5 votes
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Campaign: Suggestions

Foster contests and challenges...

Foster contests and challenges to inspire innovation, build citizen and private sector participation and help jump start agency efforts (contests, contests, contests--this was a popular recommendation)

Submitted by (@jacob.parcell)

Voting

5 votes
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Campaign: Suggestions

Encourage/require a general privacy policy for common tools...

Encourage/require a general privacy policy for common tools or issues. Agencies could build on common templates and focus their efforts to meet their specific legal and mission requirements.

Submitted by (@jacob.parcell)

Voting

4 votes
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Campaign: Suggestions

Build data and metadata standards...

Build data and metadata standards, leveraging data.gov, so agencies can better mash up data and the private sector can create better value from government data sets.

Submitted by (@jacob.parcell)

Voting

3 votes
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Campaign: Suggestions

Create a government wide mobile strategy for public audiences

Create a government wide mobile strategy for public audiences. The strategy is in two parts. First, a broad federal roadmap with a case for mobile, stakeholders and goals (near-term and long-term). Second, each agency can use this framework to build their own agency specific strategy and feedback to the broader strategy.

Submitted by (@jacob.parcell)

Voting

2 votes
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Campaign: Suggestions

Help agencies identify the appropriate platform(s)...

Help agencies identify the appropriate platform(s) or channel(s) to meet their mobile strategy. For example help decide mobile web versus device specific (native) app.

Submitted by (@jacob.parcell)

Voting

2 votes
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Campaign: Suggestions

Other duties as assigned to leverage the activities, policies...

Other duties as assigned to leverage the activities, policies, experiences, PIA's, security, [others?] to improve efficiency and allow agencies to focus on their missions rather than wasting efforts on redundant activities.

Submitted by (@jacob.parcell)

Voting

2 votes
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Campaign: Suggestions

Establish a common mobile citizen application platform and...

Establish a common mobile citizen application platform and development standards for multi-agency use. Build a structure and establish authorities to share technology, code sharing and deployment.

Submitted by (@jacob.parcell)

Voting

1 vote
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