To improve PDS focus on delivery and its ability to effectively prioritise work on a new website for Parliament, our development team is moving to a new way of working.
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 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.
Online content manager, Rosie Barber, has written about improving a previously overlooked section on parliament.uk.
Marttiina Gilchrist talks about what to do with research when work or projects get paused and how not to lose momentum.
We recently published a Guide to Procedure for MPs on the beta website. The product owner and the content designer explain how they created the guide and how the team worked together.
Laboni Paul is a performance analyst and has written about what the job involves but also how analysts can be used better in product teams.
Since we made beta.parliament.uk publicly available, we’ve been asking users to give us feedback from a banner which is on every page. Gemma Rogers shares some of the feedback we’ve had and what we do with the information.
In this update, we'll be talking about the work that we've done to improve the search results on parliament.uk and how we created a unified search.
Sarah Purssell has written about the new statutory instruments service, the challenges of building it, and what the team learned from it.