President Joe Biden took office in January 2021 and unveiled a new whitehouse.gov that has been relaunched on WordPress. The previous administration switched from Drupal to WordPress in 2017, and technologists working with the Biden administration decided to stick to the same CMS.

WhiteHoise.gov new frontpage

In line with the multilingual and accessibility features implemented on the Biden-Harris transition team’s website, whitehouse.gov was launched with contrast and font size switches, along with a Spanish language switch. The relaunched site also includes an accessibility statement with a commitment from the administration to work to comply with the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) Version 2.1, Level AA Criteria.