Transition-Web 2.0

Tuesday - 1/13/2009, 3:44pm EST

The incoming Obama administration will need some help to translate their enthusiasm for Web 2.0 tools to the government. And fortunately for them, the Federal Web Manager's council delivered such advice. A new White Paper details the government's 10 most significant barriers to using social networking tools such as Facebook, YouTube and My Space. On our continuing series Tracking the Transition, FederalNewsRadio's Jason Miller talks with Bev Godwin, director of USA.gov and Web Best Practices in the General Services Administration's Office of Citizen Services, about what the biggest challenges are and how they can be addressed.Click to hear the interview.