Being tech-savvy shouldn’t be an option these days. All the federal agencies need to jump in the pool.
By The Associated Press
WASHINGTON — The Homeland Security Department relaunched its Web site Wednesday and became the first Cabinet-level agency to follow the tech-savvy White House directives on social media.
President Barack Obama’s aides have been urging agencies to add interactive components to their Web sites, such as videos and blogs. But it’s been a slow start for a team that harnessed the Internet during the presidential campaign to organize supporters and deliver the White House.
The White House touted the Homeland Security Department’s online presence as a model for other agencies.
One of the YouTube Videos Posted On the Site