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Configuring for Polylang

Configuring Complianz for Polylang consists of 2 things; Adding policies for a new language Make sure your cookie banner is translated. Adding policies for a new language Because shortcodes create our policies, the current languages from Complianz are also available through the shortcode. We now

Display a cookie banner, even when not required.

Complianz helps you to determine if your website needs a cookie banner. In this article we further explain what determines if you need a banner. Some users wish to display a cookie banner, even if Complianz determines that your site does not need one. A

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

Informal language in legal documents

Complianz strives to make the plugin and legal documents available in as many languages as possible. Luckily WordPress provides a very powerful ecosystem in which everyone can contribute to translating plugins to their own language. The Locale Managers of each language compiled a glossary which

Licenses for staging or development environments

A lot of website developers are using a staging or localhost environment to develop before publishing to the live website. We often get the question if purchasing an extra license for this development environment is required. In this article I’ll explain how to use Complianz

Blocking reCaptcha on Divi

When reCaptcha is enabled on WordPress websites with Divi from Elegant Themes, which is mostly the case when using the native form from Divi, it will create a dependency on the reCaptcha script being present. This means blocking reCaptcha prior to consent does not only

Divi: the contactform doesn’t work

Update: more information about reCaptcha and Divi When you get the message: You must be a human to submit this form. it means you have reCaptcha V3 enabled in the form and the integration for reCaptcha enabled in Complianz. The reason why it doesn’t work

What region(s) do I target?

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

New revoke option on the cookie policies

From 4.4.2 upwards the cookie policies received a new, and improved, revoke option. Instead of showing a revoke button, which triggered the cookie notice. If the user previously consented, triggering the cookie notice would also revoke any consent made. The new revoke option will show

Are your IP addresses anonymized?

For some privacy laws, anonymized statistics, and a specific configuration of your analytics provider, e.g., Google Analytics, allow setting statistics before consent.  How to configure your Google Analytics account for GDPR and other privacy laws can be found here. Anonymizing your IP addresses for Analytics

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