With the alarming rate of data breaches and hacks, people are now concerned about their online privacy more than anything else. As a result, the European Union introduced specific laws to protect user privacy. You might actually be breaking these laws without even knowing.
If you have a WordPress website or a blog, chances are you’re already utilizing cookies to collect user data and deliver certain features of your website. And, if you’re not showing a cookie consent notification on your website, you could get fined or get into some serious trouble.
Don’t worry. Setting up a cookie consent notification is quite easy. In this guide, we’ll walk you through the process, step by step. But first, let’s learn a little bit about the cookie law and why you need to show cookie consent notifications on your website.