Complianz Privacy Suite

Category: About GDPR

Get compliant today in the European Union and/or in the United States, Canada, and United Kingdom with the only Privacy Suite that offers a fully-featured plugin for GDPR, DSGVO, PIPEDA, CCPA, COPPA and more!

First-Party Marketing Cookies

This article is related to the Wizard question: You have stated that you don’t use third-party services. Do you use plugins that might set marketing cookies? A quick explanation; third-party services are tracking/marketing services that set cookies on their own domain for marketing purposes. For

Configuring Google Site Kit

The below warning from the wizard is for everyone who wants Google Site Kit and Complianz to work together. There are a couple of options you can consider, we will walk you through all, so you can make an educated choice for your purpose. Because

(Advanced) Import Complianz Custom Events in Tag Manager

In this article, the definitive guide to Tag Manager for Complianz, we referred to a demo container for Tag Manager. This container exists of the following tags, triggers, and variables: Analytics for DSGVO Google Analytics: Universal Analytics Statistics Tag Analytics for GDPR Google Analytics: Universal

DNS Prefetching and GDPR

Some time ago, the question arose if DNS prefetching is GDPR proof (or any privacy law whereby prior consent is necessary e.g. DSGVO). Does something happen during prefetching that might constitute the sharing and/or storage of analytics or personal data of the end-user? What is

Embedding Vimeo videos privacy-friendly

Hosting videos with a third-party service like YouTube or Vimeo is a great way to stream videos on your website, without carrying the server load for every view. These services are mostly free and come with another price, which is sharing your website’s visitor behavior

Scrolling as Consent – Italy

The Italian Data Protection Authority stated the following in 2014 regarding obtaining consent for cookies: 1. That if the user continues browsing by accessing any other section or selecting any item on the website (e.g. by clicking a picture or a link), he or she

What region(s) do I target?

For most websites the targeted demographic is evident, for example; A webshop from Germany in the native language that does not send internationally equals European Union + Germany (DSGVO).  A US manufacturer of products that are distributed in the USA & Canada equals Canada &

Why online privacy testing tools are not accurate

There are several websites, such as https://2gdpr.com/ and https://cookiebot.com, where you can do an online test to see if your WordPress website and cookie management system is compliant with the GDPR. Sometimes these websites give back a negative result, mostly if analytics cookies are being

Categories are mandatory for your statistics configuration

You might have seen a warning under Cookie Banner settings Categories are mandatory for your statistics configuration This warning will be activated when the below question from the wizard is not answered with 3 checked boxes. Statistics as a mandatory category will always be enabled

CNIL updated privacy guidelines

While the much-anticipated ePrivacy Regulation seems to be postponed for some years, local EU Data Protection Authorities formulate their statements, which provide us with concrete guidelines on how to interpret current privacy legislation within the EU. Following the British ICO statement, France’s CNIL also offered

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