Texas.gov Goes Mobile


the official website of the State of Texas, proudly announces the launch

of m.texas.gov

– a mobile-friendly site that lets Texans access government services

anytime, anywhere with any device. Since the launch of Texas.gov in

2010, web analytics indicate that mobile visits are growing steadily.

Every day, more than 6,800 visits, or 10% of total visits to Texas.gov,

originate from a mobile device. In response to this trend, Texas.gov

developed a mobile

site that features responsive design, a simple interface,

eye-catching icons, and plain language content. In total, the Texas.gov

mobile site delivers an impeccable, intuitive user experience.

On m.texas.gov,

Texans can:

Many of the services offered on the mobile site, such as Driver

License Renewal and Fund

for Veterans Assistance donations, also feature mobile-friendly best

practices giving Texans a seamless transition from the government portal

to a government transaction. One user recently boasted from their

Twitter account, “Gotta say the mobile portal at Texas.gov is great!

Renewed my registration online and it was a piece of cake :)”

When a user visits Texas.gov from their smartphone, mobile usage is

detected and the website automatically adjusts to the appropriate screen

size. The Texas.gov site works on most mobile platforms and uses simple

design code for quick load times and responsiveness.

About Texas.gov

Texas.gov is the official website of

the state of Texas (http://www.texas.gov)

and is a collaborative public/private partnership managed by the

Department of Information Resources (DIR). Texas.gov helps state and

local government entities Web-enable their services and operates without

tax funds through a partnership between the state and Texas NICUSA, LLC.

Texas NICUSA builds, operates, maintains, and markets Texas.gov and is

part of eGovernment firm NIC’s (NASDAQ: EGOV) family of companies. Since

its launch in 2000, Texas.gov has securely processed more than 170

million financial transactions and collected more than $24 billion on

behalf of participating entities.

About NIC

NIC Inc. (NASDAQ: EGOV) is the

nation’s leading provider of official

government websites,


services, and secure

payment processing solutions. The company’s innovative eGovernment

services help reduce costs and increase efficiencies for government

agencies, citizens, and businesses across the country. Our popular

self-funded solution allows government to put in-demand services online

without using taxpayer funds. The NIC family of companies currently

provides cost-effective eGovernment solutions for more than 3,500

federal, state, and local agencies in the United States. Additional

information is available at http://www.egov.com.