The Governance Division of the ACT Chief Minister’s Department have recently “overhauled” their website.
How much did they spend? What abhorrent fees were extorted by savvy web guru consultants and graphic designers? How callously were our taxpayer dollars wasted?
Well, actually, it seems to have been done on the cheap. (Surprised?) One of the staffers was sent on a three-day HTML course, and came up with this:
Not only that, but the staffer posted on the Web Standards Group forums asking for critiques and advice:
I guess you get what you pay for.