Disclaimer: I am NOT a lawyer and I cannot offer any legal advice. Should you need any assistance regarding your website legal requirements, please seek the advice of a professional lawyer.
Want to save this post for later? Pin the image below!
Affiliate Disclosure: This page contains affiliate links which means that if you click on the link and purchase the item, I will receive an affiliate commission at no extra cost to you. See my full disclosure policy here.
Information about the types of data you collect and how you use it
Your readers need to know what kind of data you’re collecting and why you’re collecting it.
Are you collecting email addresses so that you can send out a newsletter? Are you collecting cookies so that you can show targeted ads?
Be clear about what data you’re collecting and what you’re using it for.
An explanation of how you protect user data
Your readers need to know that their data is safe with you. Do you have security measures in place to protect against hacking or data breaches?
Explain what steps you take to keep user data safe and secure.
A statement that you will not sell or share user data without consent
Many people are concerned about their personal data being sold or shared without their knowledge or consent.
A link to your opt-out page (if applicable)
This will make it easy for users to find and use the opt-out page if they wish to do so.
Contact information for questions or concerns about the policy
An email address or physical mailing address should suffice; just make sure someone will actually be available to answer any questions that come in.
Choose a PIN to share!