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Aert Hulsebos

Aert Hulsebos

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What is the CCPA?

The California Consumer Privacy Act of 2018 was signed into law by Governor Brown on June 28, 2018. The law is adjudged to be one

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The California Consumer Privacy Act, or the CCPA, will be going in to effect January 1st, 2020. The privacy act will introduce new privacy rights to California residents.

CCPA Compliance for WordPress websites

The CCPA applies to all WordPress websites, which collects personal information about residents from California and meets one of the following requirements:

  • Grossing more than 25M revenue. Every year.
  • 50% of annual revenue is from selling data from Californian residents personal information.
  • Selling personal information of 50.000+ Californian residents, households or devices.


This will affect more WordPress websites and business than you might think.

What does ‘selling data’ mean?

“Selling data” is described as follows in CCPA guidelines

“selling, renting, releasing, disclosing, disseminating, making available, transferring, or otherwise communicating orally, in writing, or by electronic or other means, a consumer’s personal information by the business to another business or a third party for monetary or other valuable consideration.”

CCPA Guidelines

With this definition and requirement number 3.

  • Selling personal information of 50.000+ Californian residents, households or devices.

The following WordPress websites are due to comply with the CCPA from January 1st:

Every website which shares personal information with a third-party of over 50.000+ individuals, households or devices should comply.

Meaning, every website which sets publisher cookies, collects IP-addresses and/or analyzes website behavior of more than 50.000 individuals, households or devices per year.​

Source: IAPP​

A WordPress Plugin for CCPA

Complianz Privacy Suite for WordPress has been battle-tested by GDPR and CCPA / CalOPPA in the last year and some months and is the fastest-growing, most thoughtful privacy plugin to download for free.

The CCPA update in our WordPress plugin will:

  • 1. Generate a Do Not Sell My Personal Information page
  • 2. Specific Cookie Consent Notice for USA
  • 3. Revoking Consent / Opt-out On-page.
  • 4. Use geolocation to determine which legal information a user needs.​

The CCPA Wizard:

CCPA Wizard WordPress Plugin

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