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December 17, 2021 - Ensighten

Everything You Need To Know About The CCPA Do Not Sell Rule

While consumer privacy laws have traditionally been few and far between in the United States, The California Consumer Protection Act (CCPA) upended that paradigm with the strictest consumer privacy...
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December 9, 2021 - Jeff Edwards

9 Common GDPR Cookie Banner Mistakes

While most businesses know they need banners to comply with the GDPR’s rules on cookies, too many are still making key mistakes. In many cases that’s because they haven’t kept up with regulator and...
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December 7, 2021 - Jeff Edwards

Are 3rd-Party Cookie Alternatives GDPR-Compliant? CNIL Issues Guidance

 By now, most marketers and privacy and compliance professionals are intimately familiar with the General Data Protection Regulation's (GDPR) rules on cookies and consent. But what of alternative...
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November 17, 2021 - Jeff Edwards

FTC Signals Crackdown on "Negative Option Marketing" and Dark Patterns

For years dark patterns, the user interface patterns designed to frustrate user experience and guide users towards actions and outcomes not in their best interest, have been one of the more...
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November 16, 2021 - Jeff Edwards

What are Dark Patterns? How UI Influences Consent and Compliance

Have you ever tried to cancel a subscription service, or withdraw online consent, only to find yourself in a maze of never-ending submenus that seems like it was dreamed up by MC Escher himself?
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November 12, 2021 - Ensighten

What is a Tracking Pixel? How Web Beacons Work

The tracking pixel is known by many names: web beacon, marketing pixel, conversion pixel, retargeting pixel, and sometimes just "pixel." No matter what you call it, this tiny fragment of code is a...