First Time User Guide for the DOA Web Site (www.doa.state.wi.us or doa.wisconsin.gov) There several different ways you can locate the information you need in the DOA web site. You can search or browse to find what you need. Searching the DOA Web Site Search Tips Please note, within the search box on the DOA site, you cannot use quotation marks. Use the tips below to improve your search results and get access to the DOA web site information you are looking for. When you are looking for something specific, try to be as exact as possible with your keyword terms. For example, if you are looking for "Capital Finance," enter it as that. If you are looking for all information regarding "finance," just enter the keyword of Finance. Search by Keyword: Within the entire DOA web site, you will find the Search box in the upper right corner. This is where you can quickly locate information by typing in a word or phrase. For example, if you type in finance, then click GO (or hit your enter key), you will get a list of all content within the DOA web site that has the word finance within them. This is referred to as a simple search. Search by Phrase: Using a specific phrase is a way to narrow your search. Use the Search box in the upper right hand corner. For example, type in Capital Finance. This will result in a smaller listing of all content within the DOA web site that has this exact phrase. Search Results: Below are examples of the different type of the different search examples above. Navigating the DOA Web Site Category Navigation Bar Browsing the web site is an effective way to quickly identify the topics you are looking for. On the left side on every page within the DOA web site, you will find the Category Navigation Bar/Links. Everything within this listing is point and click with your mouse. Navigating the DOA Web Site Global Navigation Help The Help section is what you are currently reading to navigate and to get to know the DOA web site. Site Map The site map shows you the structure of the web site for quick navigation. E-Mail Question to DOA The E-mail function within the DOA web site will let you e-mail a specific question about a specific topic. DOA Home This link will take you to the DOA main page. Legal, Privacy & Accessibility These links will take you to the legal notice notices, privacy notices & accessibility notice.