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How to change your folder or file permissions?

Complianz uses the upload folder to store a CSS file for the cookie banner. If the upload folder is not writable, there will be no CSS and therefore no cookie banner. This is how you change the permissions with an FTP client like CyberDuck or

Integrating Matomo Tag Manager

You can now use Matomo Tag Manager with Complianz. This new feature is available from 6.1.1 onward. You will need to configure both Complianz and Matomo to start using Matomo Tag Manager. Enable Matomo in Complianz First we will need Complianz add Matomo Tag Manager

CSS Lesson #18 Positioning the Consent Button

Are you not happy where your Manage Consent Button is located? In this article, we will explain how to move your consent button around with some CSS. The important thing to remember is to ‘unset’ the current position and proceed from there. Move the Consent

Complianz Nulled – An Unnecessary Risk

I recently purchased a Complianz Nulled version on a WordPress marketplace, claiming so-called “Nulled” versions are a legitimate option for resellers to earn a buck on GPL licensed software. Instead of buying from the source, you’re buying the software from a reseller with a considerable

The unique advantages of a native WordPress consent management plugin

Most users don’t really think about it, but unlike many other cookie banner solutions, Complianz is a fully WordPress native cookie banner plugin that works directly from your server! This is not by accident: when we started building Complianz we analyzed the different possible approaches

Cookieless tracking with Matomo

When you configure Matomo with Complianz, there are two options: Enable Cookieless tracking. You will need Complianz to add the Matomo snippet to handle consent. If you don’t enable Cookieless tracking, you have 2 new choices; Add the snippet by Complianz Choose to either ask

Guidelines for Cookie Banners per (Sub)Region

Since the GDPR entered into force, hardly any other issue has been discussed so much and so diversely as the requirements relating to the use of cookies and similar technologies. Several EU data protection authorities published opinions and guidelines in this regard and even the

All About Consent per Service, Category or Cookie

We will treat the most common questions about consent management and its minimal requirements stated by privacy laws, jurisprudence, and the guidelines from national DPA’s. We will treat three different possibilities. Table of Contents To summarize, the minimal approach described by privacy laws is consent

CSS Lesson #17: Copying your Favorite Banner

The new banner is structured in HTML and CSS only. This means, in theory, you can make anything you want. But for more rigorous changes you will need some knowledge of CSS. I found a cool banner, what now? Let’s say you have found a

TTDSG, the New Cookie Law for Germany

As of December 1st, 2021 the Telecommunications-Telemedia Data Protection Act (Telekommunikation-Telemedien-Datenschutz-Gesetz) regulates the handling of cookies, local storage, cookieless tracking,  and other tracking technologies in German law. With this new TTDSG law, Germany (finally) implemented the ePrivacy Directive from 2009: “Die Speicherung von Informationen in

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