Government website wins national Episerver award after website redesign

Naperville, Illinois is a city of 145,000 residents in the Chicagoland area that consistently ranks as a top community in the nation in which to live.

Challenge

Government workers, prospective and current residents, and businesses all rely on the City of Naperville website to meet their needs. While their website contained a lot of useful information, finding and keeping it all updated was a much larger problem. Through a redesign of their website, the City of Naperville was looking to revamp their content, improve their navigation to help people find the information they needed, and overhaul the site’s visual design to highlight the beauty of the community.

Solution

  • Ektron to Episerver Migration 
  • Technical architecture and implementation of the platform
  • Content migration planning and training
  • Performance optimization and hosting readiness planning
  • Focus groups and usability testing with residents and business owners
  • User-friendly website redesign
  • Page templating for easier upkeep and visual continuity for the staff at The City of Naperville
  • Custom online event calendaring system
  • User-friendly website redesign meeting accessibility (WCAG 2.0) standards