It has been a month since the new cookies law announcement yet there are few examples of websites who comply with the disputed law (so don’t worry, your not the only one). Though many companies are still none the wiser on what specific changes need to be made, as a website owner you’ll have to use your own judgement as to what constitutes “cookie compliance“. If a customer complains about their privacy, the authorities should agree with your company that all necessary measures were made.
- What is a cookie? Explain to your user how cookies work in simple terms. A great video to get inspiration off is the WSJ What They Know: Advertising Cookies and You (seen below)
- Cookie Settings – Inform the user how they can change the cookie settings on their site account
A Short Guide to Cookies