Welcome to the New iConstituent.com!

Welcome to the new iConstituent.com! We are very proud of our newly redesigned corporate website. The site will serve as a valuable tool for both our current and prospective clients. This fresh new design comes just weeks after the launch of the Constituent Gateway version 3.0! These two new designs demonstrate the continued innovation and…

Announcing the Release of Virtual Town Hall!

The Constituent Gateway Virtual Town Hall gives you a new way to connect with your constituents online!  With this new product, you will be able to conduct real-time, online town hall meetings with your constituents. Features include: Meet and discuss the issues with hundreds of your constituents in real time, right from your office! Invite…

Engel Dials Up a Town Meeting on Health Reform (The Riverdale Press)

View the full article at riverdalepress.com. Unlike many town hall meetings about health care held recently across the country, Rep. Eliot Engel’s was a pretty calm affair. He took about a dozen questions, in order, and one or two follow-ups. No one spoke over one another. No one came to blows, which has reportedly happened…

Third Party Applications for Your Website

Looking for some new and fresh ideas for your website? There are a lot of great, 3rd party applications out there that can easily be integrated into your Constituent Gateway website. Any application that can generate HTML (“embed”) code can be used. Here are some ideas for some 3rd party applications that we’ve seen recently:…

Lawmakers Strive To Avoid Heated Town Halls (NPR)

View the full article and listen to the audio at npr.org. Lawmakers this summer are discussing the move to overhaul the nation's health care system. But as criticism of the plan, and of them, becomes heated, many members of Congress are working hard to avoid getting caught in front of an angry town hall meeting.…

Making the Most of the Executive Summary

The new Constituent Gateway Executive Summary is a powerful tool that allows for complete tracking of your e-newsletter and how it is shared and on social networking sites such as Faceboook™ , MySpace™ , Twitter™ , Yahoo Buzz™ , LinkedIn™ , and Digg™. Understanding how to ready your executive summary will help you gain insight…

Announcing Constituent Gateway Version 3.0!

New User Interface We are excited to unveil the new Gateway user interface design! This new interface includes an updated color scheme, improved graphics and a sleek new layout. We have also added a dropdown navigation to allow you to move through the application quickly and easily, a download “inbox” for cleaner file management, and…

Virtual Town Halls Gaining Popularity (Politico)

View full article at politico.com. With the summer recess turning into a cross between election-year frenzy and an Ultimate Fighting Championship, the traditional town hall is looking less desirable by the day. The recent antics of tea party activists and birthers have provided incentives for members of Congress on both sides to seek a less…

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Tips for Updating Your Site Prior to the Golden Mouse Evaluations

1) Take Advantage of Social Media Platforms iConstituent can help you promote your social media presence in a variety of ways! Add a button on your website that will link to your Facebook, Twitter, or MySpace accounts. We can also help you create custom banners for your YouTube channel, or any other site where a…