Your site, Automattic’s Privacy Policy and the GDPR

Beginning May 25, 2018 all sites on the web operating within the EU or having site visitors from the EU will be subject to the European Union's General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). I have tried to wrap my sorry head around the requirements mandated under this regulation and am still reading sites like the ICO.org.uk website and WebDevLaw, … Continue reading Your site, Automattic’s Privacy Policy and the GDPR

Blog Privacy and Subscribers-5 more things to know

Without a doubt the most popular post on this website is Blog Privacy and Subscribers, published in 2011, and it remains generally accurate about how Privacy works in spite of the many changes here on WordPress.com. Choosing your site's Privacy setting is no longer included as one of the first steps when signing up for a … Continue reading Blog Privacy and Subscribers-5 more things to know

Blog Privacy and Subscribers

Editor's Note:  This post is now close to 6 years old. Since this post was published, many of the functions have moved into the new "Calypso" dashboard and new features have been introduced.  An update to this post can be found at "Blog Privacy and Subscribers - 5 More Things to Know"   One of … Continue reading Blog Privacy and Subscribers