Purely Informative Cookie Banners are not GDPR Compliant

GDPR: Cookie banner is mandatory

Since the implementation of the GDPR in May 2018, not all its provisions have been made clear and some can still be interpreted in different ways. Exemplary court rulings are needed to establish legal interpretations for these in detail. Such decisions then serve as a guideline for further judgments and …

Facebook Like Button is not GDPR Compliant

Facebook Like Button not GDPR compliant

Since the introduction of the GDPR in May 2018, not all points have been clearly regulated and can be interpreted differently. Exemplary court rulings are needed to establish legal interpretations for these in detail. Such decisions then serve as a guideline for further judgements and related issues. What happened? The …

What happened since the introduction of GDPR?

GDPR what happened

On the 25th of May 2018, almost ten months ago, the European General Data Protection Regulation came into force. After the enormous hype caused by the introduction, you might wonder if the new regulation has had any effect at all. In fact, a lot has happened, fines and warnings have …

Only 6% of Swiss Websites are GDPR Compliant

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The new European General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) entered into force on 25 May 2018. The most important GDPR related changes concerning cookies are: Cookies are regarded as online identifications and thus as personal information. The collection and processing of personal information (including cookies) requires the visitor’s consent. Website operators …

Successful Online Marketing with GDPR

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We were happy to welcome our clients to the yearly Amazee Summer BBQ last Thursday and enjoyed good food and sunny weather. To kick off the evening, we had prepared three trend talks. My colleagues from Amazee Labs gave insightful presentations about “Testing for Success” (Mayce) and Bring Your Website to the …

How To Delete Visitors in Google Analytics to be Compliant with GDPR

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The EU’s new General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) require that businesses are able to delete any data they collect about people upon request. This also includes your web analytics tools that collect your website visitors’ data. Fortunately Google Analytics recently launched a feature that makes this easy. If one of …

76% Ignore Cookie Banners – The User Behavior After 30 Days of GDPR

76% der Nutzer ignorieren die Cookie-Banner! | Amazee Metrics

The new European General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) came into force on 25 May 2018. The fear of heavy fines and warnings has resulted in a renewed focus on cookie banners. Before the new data protection regulation came into force, there was speculation about the effects of cookie banners on …

5 GDPR Quick-Fixes for your Website

GDPR quick fixes

The new European General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will come into effect on 25 May 2018. This brings with it a risk of serious fines for non-compliance. Ensuring that a company and its online channels are in line with GDPR is usually a major undertaking, which is why there has …

Is Google Analytics GDPR Compliant?

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As we get closer to 25 May, the deadline for the new EU data regulations (GDPR), more and more questions are being raised. One of these questions is how Google Analytics measures up to these new regulations. (If you are not familiar with the content of GDPR, here are useful …

An Overview of GDPR: What Is Changing?

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The new European General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will come into effect on 25 May 2018. It contains fundamental changes in the way personal data can be handled. The new data regulation will become one of the world’s strictest data privacy laws. There is a wealth of information, interpretations and …

How GDPR Is Going to Change Digital Marketing

GDPR - European General Data Protection Regulation

The new European Data Protection Regulation takes effect on 25 May 2018. It will bring fundamental changes in the handling of personal data and introduce a number of new challenges for digital marketing. Why GDPR? If you are not yet sure what GDPR is, or if it will affect you, …