Introducing GovOS, a New Company from Kofile

To better serve government agencies with digital transformation, Kofile is aligning its software products and online services as GovOS 

Bloomington, IL Recognized As A Leader For Digital Transformation And Innovation In Government

As part of our first ever Digital Transformation Summit, we invited a number municipalities to share their stories and best..

Kofile Named to the GovTech 100 Annual List

Kofile acknowledged for the role it played in helping government agencies achieve digital transformation Dallas, TX, January..

How Fort Lee Used Kofile To Build Online COVID Self-Assessment Forms

In response to increasing number of COVID-19 cases, many municipalities have begun building digital safeguards to ensure..

Transforming The Way People Experience Local Government: SeamlessDocs Is Now Kofile

The life of SeamlessDocs has been a journey. A lot of people joke about startups being built in a garage or in a closet...

Best Practices For Government Website Design: How South Dakota Brought Its Government Forms Online

How the South Dakota Department of Revenue worked with Lawrence & Schiller and Kofile to successfully revamp its website user..

Best Practices For Government Website Design: Information Architecture

When constituents come to your website, it’s likely they are looking for something in particular. How quickly they are able to..

Most Commonly Searched Online Government Forms

It’s hard to believe, but many government agencies, at the federal, state and local level, still haven’t embraced the..

[Webinar] How The State of Iowa OCIO and DOT are Using Kofile

Recently we hosted a webinar with the Office of the CIO for the State of Iowa, and the Iowa DOT, to discuss their online..

NJ Office Of Innovation And Kofile Build Open Source Website

Trenton, NJ, September 17, 2020—The New Jersey (NJ) Office of Innovation, in partnership with Kofile, the leading provider of..

Local Government Best Practices: Atlantic, IA

Digital transformation isn’t just a line item woven into public sector budgets anymore. Today, government departments are..

Local Government Best Practices: Asheville, NC

Our 'Local Government Best Practices' series profiles innovators in the public sector who are bringing digital transformation..

What Local Govs Should Know About CARES Act Funds For Digitization

In the last six months, the COVID pandemic has forced local governments to dive headfirst into the digital deep end, and move..

What is Change Management?

Using Change Management to Determine Which Forms to Digitize and How to Do it SeamlessDocs has been working with U.S...

How San Diego Regional Center Reduced Costs With Online Forms And eSignatures

For the San Diego Regional Center (SDRC), caring for its community, cost-effectively, is top-of-mind.

How municipalities have innovated SBA grant applications

Government agencies across the nation have long discussed the need to increase the speed of execution and agility of services..

Kofile Launches Triggers for Government Workflows

Government agencies can use Triggers to automate workflows and ensure timely communication after online form submissions NEW..

Local Government Best Practices: Lee County, NC

Our 'Local Government Best Practices' series profiles innovators in the public sector who are bringing digital transformation..

Local Government Best Practices: Cobb County, GA

Our 'Local Government Best Practices' series profiles innovators in the public sector who are bringing digital transformation..

What is the CARES Act: Everything You Need to Know

It's easy to get "deep in the weeds" of the CARES Act.  

Building A Digital Government - Where to Begin

As consumers grow ever more accustomed to conducting business on their smartphones, online, or in the cloud, government..

How Local Governments Are Using Online Services To Help Businesses Reopen

Recently one of our partners—Joseph Gacioch, City Manager for Ferndale, MI—participated in a helpful webinar with the Michigan..

What To Know Before Implementing eSignatures in Your Government Agency

If you work in the public sector, and your department or agency is evaluating electronic signature (eSignature) or digital..

[Webinar] How Municipalities are Using Online Services in Response to COVID-19

In our most recent webinar, dedicated to online services created in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, we covered a number of..

Four Benefits of Online Payment Processing

Can you imagine still having to visit your bank to make a mortgage payment? Or what about a hurried visit to your utilities..

How Government Agencies Are Using Forms For Telework & Work From Home

Over the last two weeks, thousands of municipalities have worked hard to determine the best mode of operation while ensuring..

How Government Agencies are Sharing Coronavirus Updates and Information with Citizens and Employees

In the midst of extraordinary circumstances, government agencies across the country are working tirelessly to address the..

Why We Built a Better Online Payment System for Governments

Today we’re launching Payments for Kofile, which provides government agencies with an efficient citizen payment solution. Now..

Kofile Launches Payments Feature

New York, NY, March 10, 2020—Kofile, a leading provider of digital transformation services and software for local governments,..

5 Tips for a Successful GovTech Rollout

It seems as though everywhere you look this year, there's a negative news story about government technology. Case in point:..

Local Government Best Practices: Gastonia, NC

Our 'Local Government Best Practices' series profiles innovators in the public sector who are bringing digital transformation..

GovOS (SeamlessDocs) Once Again Named to the GovTech 100 Annual List

‍New York, January 9, 2020—GovOS (SeamlessDocs), the leading provider of eSignature and form automation software for..

How Dedham, MA Made Sewer Billing Beautiful

The following is an excerpt from the Kofile Q&A webinar with Andrea Terkelsen. You can listen to the full conversation by..

[Webinar] How Sacramento (CA) Scaled Its Online Government Services

This article is a shorter recap of the full Q&A conversation with Greg Western, website administrator for the City of..

What Are Online Government Services?

As an industry, we must zoom out on the definition of online government services. Too many agencies only think of online..

GMIS Meets 2019 Recap

Change is afoot in the government tech space, and managing that change was top of mind for everyone I spoke with at the recent..

Champions of Local Government - Innovation and Change in the Public Sector

Government can get a bad wrap as big and slow. In a previous post, I discussed the challenges of software procurement in the..

Local Government Best Practices: Grand Junction, CO

Our 'Local Government Best Practices' series profiles innovators in the public sector who are bringing digital transformation..

Web Accessibility Explained For Government Agencies

This is another in our series on web accessibility for local governments. As federal, state, and local governments embrace the..

Local Government Best Practices: Newnan, GA

Our 'Local Government Best Practices' series profiles innovators in the public sector who are bringing digital transformation..

What is Digital Accessibility?

Digital accessibility is the practice of ensuring that websites, web applications, and digital content can be used by a..

Local Government Best Practices: Schaumburg, IL

Our 'Local Government Best Practices' series profiles innovators in the public sector who are bringing digital transformation..

Creating Accessible Forms for Government

Over the past few years, accessible forms have become a key priority in the realm of government innovation. As of January 18,..

Local Government Best Practices: Grand Forks, ND

Our 'Local Government Best Practices' series profiles innovators in the public sector who are bringing digital transformation..

Social Media Best Practices for Grassroots Citizen Engagement

Many local governments understand that social media can help make them more accessible to constituents. Social media can be..

Fostering A Culture Of Accessibility

This is another article in our series on web accessibility for government agencies. When speaking about diversity and..

Local Government Best Practices: Randall County, TX

Our 'Local Government Best Practices' series profiles innovators in the public sector who are bringing digital transformation..

User Centered Design for Government

In government, designing for the user experience can prove to be a daunting task. There are so many “users” of government..

Local Government Best Practices: Spencer, IA

Our 'Local Government Best Practices' series profiles innovators in the public sector who are bringing digital transformation..

Accessible Web Design for Government Agencies

Accessibility benefits more than just people with disabilities. Think about the elevator: this technology allowed individuals..

Best Practices for Government Website Design: Mobile Responsive

Recent data, surveys, and legislation reveal that 2019 will be an important year for making government websites..

GovOS (SeamlessDocs) Named a Top 100 GovTech Firm for Four Years Straight

On January 8 2019, GovOS (SeamlessDocs), the leading provider of eSignature and form automation software for government, was..

Best Practices In Government Web Design

The private sector places a lot of emphasis on optimizing web design for the user experience. But what exactly does user..

5 Best Practices for City Government Digital Projects

In our Guide to Digitizing Government, we laid out some of the biggest reasons why city governments should be focusing on..

How Much Time and Money Can Cities Save When They Go Digital

A lot of local government administrators balk at digitization projects, in part because they think going digital must be very..

A Government’s Guide To Spending Their Budget Surplus

The question of How to Spend Budget Surplus resurfaces toward the end of every fiscal year in government. As the old adage..

How Kofile Works With Electronic Signature Workflows

Signature workflows are a part of almost every government form. These processes ensure that a form get routed to the right..

Building Better Government - Automation, Forms, Online Services

Government is beautiful. Consider its opposite: anarchy. Anarchy is NOT beautiful. It is dangerous. Life under anarchy is most..

I didn't always code for America

I didn’t always code for America. In fact, I am not sure I even knew it was an option. Like many start ups, I started..