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  1. date your blog entries

    I agree with another commenter that blog posts needs dates at the top of each blog entry. You should be dating all entries, whether they're blog posts, press releases or meeting announcements

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      • Make the current Beta version of the website, the default website.

        Basically make the older version of the website available via a different URL. Example: http://www.fcc.gov/classic Then make the site that's in beta testing the default website.

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        • Can no longer locate the Telecommunications ACt

          The link I had to the Telecommunications Act of 1934 now takes me to Reports and the Act is not there. In spite of everything I could think of doing, I no longer can access the Telecom Act in its entirety as I once could.

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          • Please stop makeing the licnece tools hard to find.

            I use the site about once a week to look up license information, patterns and other items for our AM/FM cluster. and the new site has made all the search tools ****** to locate and ****** in the site. A direct link on the home page would helpful. The old site design and tools worked well, the new site seems geared to the consumer not the professional.

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                  • Reduce newsroom and features on homepage

                    It will give the page more balance and reduce scrolling. Looks great! Love the action bar following you down the page.

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                        3 comments  ·  Website Feedback & Discussion  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

                        The AM and FM station quires have not been migrated to the new site. For now, you can find them by searching either “am query” or “fm query” in the search field at the top of every page, and it should be the first result. Alternatively, you can bookmark the query directly if you use the page frequently.

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                        What about the My.fcc.gov web site?

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                          • I approve of the new design, but it's hard to navigate.

                            It's difficult to find all the departments without doing a search, the old site had all the information, not backgrounded by an interface. I think the new site is easier on the eyes and makes the FCC look more modern, but still needs to deliver the information properly.

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                              • Link no longer found

                                www.fcc.gov/omd/contracts/pre-award page no longer displays even though the RFP was released 1 Sep 11.

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                                • Major transactions webpage

                                  Please reinstate all of the transaction decisions that were on the old major transactions decisions page. I'm not sure why they were deleted but many of the decisions that have been deleted were precedent-changing so it would be helpful to have them all in one place again. I also find the alphabetical listing easier to use but I realize that is just a preference. Thanks for your consideration!

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                                  • Shouldn't your new Auctions page have a live link to the page with the info on specific auctions?

                                    Shouldn't your new Auctions page have a live link to the page with all of the the info on specific auctions, especially the current ones?

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                                      • Provide thumbnails of FCC logo on home page for sharing on Facebook, etc.

                                        When sharing http://www.fcc.gov/ as a link on Facebook, the options to select thumbnails (images to associate w/ link) do not include the FCC logo.

                                        sort it out so that the new logo is recognized as an image/thumbnail.

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