Strategy & Planning

  • How Mobile Devices and 5G Are Reshaping the Digital Divide
    03-26-2019Three digital divide trends we’re watching: mobile devices, 5G networks, and screen-time limits for youth.
  • Questions to Ask When Planning for Awareness Days
    02-12-2019Awareness days are an important part of our HIV work. Get planning tips from HIV.gov to make your 2019 awareness day activities a success.
  • A New Content Strategy for a New Year
    01-15-2019A content strategy enables you to create meaningful, engaging, and sustainable content. These tips will help you get the most out of the content you create.
  • The Top 8 Digital Tools Blog Posts of 2018
    12-25-2018As we prepare for 2019, we thought it would be nice to look back on the most popular Digital Tools blog posts of the last year.
  • GSA Steps Up Security for .gov
    12-11-2018We want .gov to remain a trusted and secure space for all users, so over the last year we’ve focused on increasing trust and safety in our ecosystem.
  • How to Use Web Analytics to Get Your Visitors to Engage More
    12-04-2018The HIV.gov website gets millions of visitors every year. But—in the words of singer Shania Twain—“that don’t impress [us] much”!
  • Is Anyone Reading Our Blog Posts?
    11-27-2018HIV.gov tested three different methods to find out how much of our blogs were being read. Here's your chance to skip to the best solution.
  • Smartphones - A Smart Tool for HIV Communications
    11-13-2018At HIV.gov, we’re focused on the future of mobile and health communication - are you?
  • Hot Tips for Using Twitter (Part 3 of 3)
    11-06-2018Twitter isn’t just for sending out important messages. Many use it to listen and participate in online conversations.
  • Hot Tips for Using Twitter (Part 2 of 3)
    11-01-2018Twitter continues to be an important tool for the HIV community’s communication and outreach activities.
  • Hot Tips for Using Twitter (Part 1 of 3)
    10-24-2018In 2006, Twitter co-founder Jack Dorsey posted “just setting up my twttr” as his first message—and Twitter was born.
  • ICYMI: New Media Interventions @ AIDS 2018
    10-16-2018HIV.gov wanted to catch you up on some exciting research on howsocial and digital mediacan be used to further HIV prevention, care and treatment.
  • Is Your Facebook Content Being Seen?
    10-04-2018While there are many choices in today’s social media world, Facebook remains one of the most popular social media platforms within the U.S. So, it makes s…
  • Why USAGov is Shifting Focus to Instagram
    09-25-2018Social media is a key part of USAGov's outreach efforts, which aim to connect the public with government information and services quickly and easily. As we.…
  • Introducing Accessibility for Teams
    09-18-2018Accessibility is a crucial part of government product design. First, it's the law. Federal agencies face legal consequences when they don't meet accessi…