VA Takes First Steps to Modernize Central VA.gov Website

The Department of Veterans Affairs is working to become “the first federal agency to deliver a digital experience on par with the private sector” and needs contractor help with a piece of its broad VA Digital Modernization effort.

Specifically, the agency wants to revamp VA.gov as a user-friendly and modern website where veterans can easily find the services they need in a “single customer-focused homepage.” The VA has created a Web Brand Consolidation Working Group to oversee this process, and the group has crafted a two-stage process — build a minimum viable product of the new VA.gov, then stand up a modern content management system (CMS) and migrate to that system. This second part is what the VA wants help with.

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Katie Easton