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What should I need to change following the GDPR

     
1:08 pm on May 18, 2018 (gmt 0)

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What should I need to change following the GDPR?
i am using adsense, and google analytics
What steps must I do to follow the conditions of GDPR?
I read the emails they sent(adsense and analytics) following the changes, but what actually on my website what should I do?
I have to warn the visitors of EU of something specific, the truth that I got into a big confusion.
I would be happy to learn what steps you have taken following the GDPR
*Thanks and sorry about my English
1:31 pm on May 18, 2018 (gmt 0)

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i am using adsense

- Update your privacy policy page, to list what information you are collecting from visitors/members/clients, why, and with whom this information is being shared (or not). Also including your use of cookie, as well as the use of cookie made by third parts which are involved with your site (like Adsense).
- Disable personalized ads for EU visitors : Allow & block ads > Content > All my sites > EU User consent
- Display a banner informing user about the use of cookie, with link to your privacy policy page. Ideally, it would be good if give the option to visitors to refuse cookies, and in that case to replace adsense ads, by something else.

With this, you "should" be fine, until the upcoming ePrivacy regulation, which will refine the cookie consent part, and "should" delegate it to the web browser.
1:37 pm on May 18, 2018 (gmt 0)

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Thanks for your answer, But how can i give the option to visitor to refuse cookies? I have blog in blogger, part of my visitors from EU, Is it possible?
7:12 am on May 21, 2018 (gmt 0)

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What will happen if we do nothing?
8:58 am on May 21, 2018 (gmt 0)

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Nobody knows yet. That's why these discussions are long.

However, there is the possibility that Adsense itself will take action against your account if you choose to ignore these privacy issues.

It's not that difficult to be compliant.
9:22 pm on May 22, 2018 (gmt 0)

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I'm quite lost on this topic too. I got the email from AdSense today and went in and changed the setting to "Non-personalized ads" for EU.

Does someone have a link to a good privacy policy that is updated for EU GDPR that I could look at and use parts for reference on my sites? I need to update my privacy policies for sure.

Not sure yet on the cookie and consent part, I will do that next after the policy. I'm doing things one step at a time.
10:06 pm on May 22, 2018 (gmt 0)

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I am in the US and dont 'target' EU citizens - - from what I've read so far, I don't need to do anything.
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@joeychgo - It's not true that because you're in the US you don't need to do anything. The internet has no boundaries. People from all over the world may access your website.

If you publish Adsense you are required to obtain your users' consent to the use of cookies. For more information about his policy, see the Google EU User Consent Policy [google.com]

If you do not comply with GDPR, it may not be immediate, but you risk eventual action taken against your account(s).
7:20 am on May 23, 2018 (gmt 0)

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BoredMeteor posted this link [google.com...] at another GDPR / Adsense related topic.
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@QuaterPan - look above you
12:01 pm on May 23, 2018 (gmt 0)

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/about/company/consentstaging.html

/about/company/consenthelpstaging.html

This is not the same link. You pointed a page, with a couple of recommendations, while BoredMeteor's link is a precise FAQ, with exactly the questions that webmasters were asking themselves since months.
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The menu links it all... but never mind, it's all good.