With the help of the Privacy Settings page, you can make sure that your users are well-informed about the type of data and cookies information collected when they visit your page. The main tools you can enable in Privacy Settings are the Privacy page and Cookie notification.
A Privacy page helps to make sure that site visitors understand what kind of information is being collected, how it is done, safeguarded, what the rights of the user and site owner are and more.
To add or update the Privacy page on your site, enable the toggle button next to Customise Privacy Page.
This will prompt you to customise the text of the Privacy page. If your site did not have a Privacy page until now, one will be created automatically. If you are ready to change the default text of the page, click on Customise.
For your convenience, all elements that need customisation are highlighted in red:
Make the necessary changes and when you republish the site, the privacy page will be added or updated.
Any additional changes can be made at any time by clicking on Customise in the same tab:
The default link for the Privacy page is [yourdomain]/privacy, but can be changed to any custom link in Privacy page URL window:
You can revert the changes you have made on the default privacy page any time by clicking on the Reset to original page.
To enable Cookie Notifications on your site, enable toggle button at Activate cookie notification. Once you do that, every visitor to your site will see a notification that the information about their site visit is collected in the form of cookies.
Click 'Preview notification' in order to preview the cookie notification on all devices. The cookie notification should appear as a top bar above the content of your site.
You can choose to use default text for the cookie notification or customise it. The text field is free text and you may add any text or links to it.
Things to consider
Check the legal requirements in the country of your target audience regarding cookie notifications, the form of the notification and relevant links to add to the text of the notification.