Unless you have been living under a rock over the last 6 months most business owners have at least heard of the new EU data protection regulation. We have actually had 2 years to prepare. The deadline to comply is fast approaching, at time of writing, we have just over a month until May 25th.
Do you know what legal responsibilities you have as a website owner? My blog post will cover some of the key regulations you need to consider.
SSL, HTTPs, website security and SEO Over the last couple of years, Google has pushed for websites to move to the https protocol and encrypt any data that they transmit. This began with higher ranking for websites running under HTTPS rather than HTTP. In January this year, pressure was increased, by marking any e-commerce or […]
EU legislation passed in May last year means websites in the EU cannot place cookies on a visitor’s computer without permission. (26 May 2011 the EU’s Privacy and Communications Directive) In the UK we were given 12 months grace to make websites compliant. This grace period runs out on 26 May 2012 this year.