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Linking to ( is the official web portal for the U.S. government. It is a public domain website, which means you may link to at no cost. In fact, there are over 5 million direct links to from other websites, providing their customers direct access—from one easy location—for all official U.S. government transactions, services, and information.

We encourage you to use our logo, which is provided below. The logo is the official registered trademark for the U.S. government's web portal. The logo may be used only to link to the website. Placement of the logo is to be used only as a marker to the home page and not as a form of endorsement or approval from, the Office of Citizen Services and Communications, the U.S. General Services Administration, or the U.S. government.

We ask that when you link to, you do it in an appropriate context as a service to your customers when they need to find official U.S. government information and services.

We also encourage you to link to, the official Spanish language web portal of the U.S. government. We offer the logo in various sizes and formats.

Text to Describe

Short Version: is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state, and local government web resources and services.

Long version: is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state, and local government web resources and services. As the catalyst for a growing electronic government, helps citizens navigate through government red tape. At, you can apply for benefits online, contact a government agency, or use the Internet's most comprehensive search of government websites—all from one easy location.

To place the source and graphic into your web page

Select one of the images below to use on your website and save it to your images directory. Generally, you can save the image by right-clicking on it and selecting your browser's "Save Image As" or "Save Picture As" command. Please copy the graphic to your website and change the IMG SRC address to use it from your web server. In the examples below, the image was saved in the '/images/' directory.

  1. logo with tagline
  2. logo without tagline
  3. Small logo
  4. Black and white logo

If you have any questions about linking to, the use of the logo, or want more information or promotional materials on, please contact us.

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