How to Be GDPR/CCPA Compliant
A Step-By-Step Guide:
By default, the app is set to show in the following countries: EEA/EU counties + Brazil and California. You need to make sure you have enabled it for the countries where your business is operating and such requirement is enforced by law. First step after enabling the Cookie Consent Bar is making sure to enable it for the specific region you are interested in being compliant for, i.e. GDPR (Europe, EEA, and Brazil), CCPA (California), or both GDPR + CCPA. You can do that from here:
Depending on which law you want to be compliant with, you will need to describe these transparency requirements as per this FAQ question 27. What are the transparency requirements for GDPR and CCPA?
in our FAQ page.
4.Special attention to the blocking of Google Analytics and Facebook Pixel
If you want to further block Google Tag Manager
, Google Analytics
, Facebook Pixel
and implement Facebook Flag for Limited Data Use
, please check question numbers: 17, 18, 19, 20 and 21 from our FAQ
5.Check the configuration of the GDPR/CCPA Compliance pages on your store
Make sure to add the GDPR/CCPA Compliance pages as a link to your footer. This way your website visitors will be able to easily navigate to them and request all kinds of different information for their account data (account edit, data report, deletion request etc). For this, please check questions 12 and 13 from our FAQ.
Once this is done, you can test the GDPR/CCPA requests yourself.
6. Give the option to visitors to withdraw a consent
More on how you can do that you will be able to find in question 11 in our FAQ: