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Keeping it simple: content principles for Parliament

A poster that says 'The content team promotes plain English'

Information is the currency of the House of Commons and House of Lords with 37 pieces of new content published on parliament.uk every day, on average. We've created a set of content principles to maintain standards and help our editors.

Understanding what our users are searching

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A member of staff using the search engine on the website

Understanding how and what users search on Parliament’s website helps us continually improve the search function. We wanted to understand if there was a difference between parliamentary language and what users are searching. Data analyst, Sara Reis, shares the findings.