What is GDPR?
GDPR stands for General Data Protections Regulation.
The General Data Protections Regulation (GDPR) are new rules designed to protect all personal data belonging to citizens within the EU. The GDPR was put in motion by The Council of the European Union, European Parliament, and European Commission in efforts to provide citizens with greater levels of transparency and control over their personal data, who has access to it, and how it is being used.
How does this affect users of SnapWidget?
Does SnapWidget collect any PII (Personally Identifiable Information) from visitors to your website if you use SnapWidget?
No, we specifically use an anonymous cookie for the analytics added to our widgets. This is also recommended by Google and explained here.
What other cookies are being set in the widgets and why?
__cfduid- Used by our Cloudflare, Content Delivery Network (CDN) to identify trusted web traffic. Read more here.
_ga- Registers a unique ID that is used to generate anonymous analytics data on how the visitor uses our website. Read more here.
_gid- Registers a unique ID that is used to generate anonymous analytics data on how the visitor uses our website. Read more here.
_ga_pro- This is only applicable to Pro widgets and allows us to offer you anonymous analytics about how your visitors are using your widgets.
Can these cookies be disabled?
Yes, all the cookies used in the widgets can be disabled except for the
_cfuid cookie set by Cloudflare. To disable the analytics cookies, please contact us.
How do I notify my visitors that I'm using SnapWidget?
How can I delete all my data on SnapWidget?
We would be sad to see you go, but won't ever stop you from deleting all the data we have stored for your account. To do this, follow the steps outlined here: How do I delete my SnapWidget account?
If you have any further questions about our policies, feel free to contact us via firstname.lastname@example.org.