If you’re new to the EU Cookie Law and want your website to comply with it, this is the best place to start. If you have a website and are sitting there wondering where to get started, then read on. This article will help you to make your website comply with the law and direct to the resources that you might need along the process.
With the Cookie Law Info GDPR Cookie Solutions, there are some simple steps to make your site comply with the Cookie Law.
1 – Identify the Cookies on the Website.
The very first step in making the website comply for the Cookie Law is to identify the cookies being used on the website.
2 – Identify the Right Cookie Law Solution
Identifying the right solution depends on the type of the website and the requirements.
If you are using a WordPress website, the GDPR Cookie Consent plugin will help you with the Cookie Law compliance. If you are not using a WordPress website and are wondering how you can display a cookie notification banner and take the users’ consent easily, then click here.
If you want more features like enabling the cookie bar only for the EU countries, logging users consent, categorizing cookies and enabling and disabling cookies based on these categories, automatically scan cookies, automatically block cookie scripts etc. for your WordPress website, then you should go for the premium version of the plugin. The premium version of GDPR Cookie Consent comes with the added features and premium support.
What Does the GDPR Cookie Consent Plugin Do?
When the users give their consent to use third-party tracking cookies on their website, the scripts of those cookies will be installed on their website. If the users ignore the notification or explicitly reject the use of the cookies, the scripts will not be rendered and the cookies will not be installed on the users’ browser making the website comply with the Cookie Law.
How do I install the GDPR Cookie Consent Free plugin?
- Install and activate the GDPR Cookie Consent plugin on your website from WordPress.org. You can also Download it here.
- Now, to get started with the plugin, read the User Guide here.
My Website Does not Use WordPress! What Do I Do?
When you are not using a WordPress website, you will not have to worry about creating a cookie consent bar on your website. Cookie Law Info provides CookieYes – an easy Cookie Law solution for non-WordPress websites. This is as easy as it can get.
You can sign up for a free account in CookieYes and add a cookie notification bar by simply inserting the script provided. The notification will take the users’ consent and add the scripts of the cookies accordingly. Though the service is free, CookieYes is not in lack of any features. The application not only allows you to add a cookie bar to the website and block cookie scripts but also log users consents, categorize cookies, automatically identify the tracking scripts of some of the popular third-party services, scan the cookies used in the website, etc.
How do I get started with CookieYes?
- Sign up for a free account in CookieYes and register your website in the application.
- To get started with the configuration of the cookie banner on the website, read the user guide here.
Help and Support
The banner doesn’t show/doesn’t work! I do not know how to set up! My site is broken! I Need Help!
Not to Worry! For any kind of issues, if you are experiencing trouble with the cookie law solutions, or any other queries contact us. Our support team is always eager to help solve any issue you might have.
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