Why your website must have a privacy policy

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An online business must have a privacy policy that complies with the General Data Protection Regulations ((EU) 2016/679) (GDPR) and the Data Protection Act 2018. A privacy policy informs the websites users on how it collects, uses, stores, transfers, and secures personal data through using its website and to provide goods and services. The GDPR […]

What documents should a website have?

There are several documents that a website should have in order to comply with the law. They should be tailored to the website and its needs. In addition to legal compliance, a well drafted document will provide protections for the business if a dispute were to arise. Most documents are needed by all websites whilst […]

What are website cookies?

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This piece is going to discuss the use of online cookies. Firstly, a cookie is a ‘text file’ which usually contains two pieces of information, a site name and unique user identification. When a user visits a site that uses cookies for the first time, a cookie is downloaded to the device. The next time […]

What is a website privacy policy?

Orange background, blue icon representing a privacy policy

An online business must have a privacy policy that complies with the General Data Protection Regulations ((EU) 2016/679) (GDPR) and the Data Protection Act 2018. A privacy policy informs the websites users on how it collects, uses, stores, transfers, and secures personal data through using its website and to provide goods and services. The GDPR […]