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Best Practice Benchmarking For Legal Services Websites 2017

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Open source platforms power half of legal services websites.

How Drupal is Helping Victims of Crime Find Assistance

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There are hundreds of non-profit organizations in Texas whose mission is to assist survivors of crime with their legal needs or provide other supportive services. But finding the right service provider is a challenge for victims of crime. Matching a crime surviver with appropriate service providers depends on many factors including the type of crime, the mix of services needed by a victim, the services provided by an organization, and the provider's current capacity. Some victims of crime may have to apply to several organizations in order to fully meet their needs.

Add Legal Glossaries To Websites with ReadClearly 3.0

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OpenAdvocate ReadClearly is a free tool that enables website visitors to look up explanations for complex legal terms on your website. ReadClearly's pre-built glossaries are designed to assist with improving the readability of  legal services websites.

It's easy to add ReadClearly to a website. Just add a Javascript code snippet to your website and ReadClearly does the rest. ReadClearly’s legal glossaries are created and actively maintained by plain language professionals.

DLAW 5.0 Released: Open source platform for public information websites

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We are happy to announce the release of DLAW 5.0, an open source website management solution for building effective and beautiful public information websites.

Improve Readability of Web Content With WriteClearly 3.0

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OpenAdvocate WriteClearly is a web tool that helps authors write more readable website content. WriteClearly analyzes the reading grade level of a web page and offers suggestions for improving readability. WriteClearly is a free “bookmarklet” that runs in your web browser. Simply drag-and-drop the bookmarklet to your browser’s bookmarks bar. Nothing to install or update.

Get WriteClearly at http://openadvocate.org/writeclearly

GuideClearly: Add Interactive Guides To Your Website

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How to add an interactive guide to your website without writing any code.

Best Practice Benchmarking For Legal Services Websites 2016

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Nearly half of traffic to legal services websites comes from mobile devices.

White House Forum on Access to Justice: Adapting to Mobile Trends

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LSC convened a forum at the White House on increasing access to justice with senior officials from the Obama Administration, chief justices, business executives, and other distinguished leaders. Here are the slides and transcript of my presentation at the White House Forum on Increasing Access To Justice held on April 14th, 2015.

Best Practice Benchmarking For Legal Services Websites 2015

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This best practice benchmarking study of 160 legal services websites was conducted by Urban Insight in December 2014. The results were presented on January 16th, 2015, at the Legal Services Corporation 2015 Technology Initiative Grants Conference in San Antonio, TX.

Permanent URL for latest version of this report is http://www.urbaninsight.com/legaltechreport

Best Practice Benchmarking For Legal Services Websites 2014

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This best practice benchmarking study of 153 legal services websites was conducted by Urban Insight in December 2013-January 2014. The results were presented at Legal Services Corporation (LSC) 2014 TIG Conference in Jacksonville, FL.

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