As a website owner, you have to ensure your website to follow national and international law. If your audience includes European visitors, your website must comply with EU cookie law. Do you want to know how to make WordPress site comply with EU cookie law? Let’s take a look at how to make it happen.
What is EU cookie law?
EU cookie law is that websites is allowed to store and retrieve the information from the web devices including computer, smartphone, and tablet only with visitor’s consent.
Therefore, you will need to make your website EU cookie compliant before visitors start using your website. And don’t panic, actually, it is pretty easy to make your WordPress site comply with EU cookie law.
How to make your WordPress site comply with EU cookie law
LuckyWP Cookie Notice (GDPR) is one of the most easy to use cookie plugins. I have to say WordPress plugins really make life easier.
Step 2. Set up cookie plugin
Step 3. Allow users to give consent
In order to compliant with EU cookie law, you have to offer an opportunity to visitors to accept or reject the use of cookie. If a visitor reject or doesn’t actively give their consent, you have to block all scripts that install cookies.
I hope this post help you learn how to make your WordPress site comply with EU cookie law. You may also want to see our guide on how to install and auto-renew Let’s Encrypt SSL.