The following is how EnlightWorks is helping and can help our clients and other businesses with complying with this law.
Data Delete Requests
If any of your EU clients request access, correct, port or erase their data, all you would have to do is contact us, and we will work with your website platform vendor to process the request.
For our Weebly users, an automatic cookie notification display banner will be displayed for visitors accessing your site from a European IP address. For users of other website platforms, we can work with you to get one posted on your site.
Opt-In Option for Contact Forms
As mentioned before, EU users need to be informed about when their personal information is being collected. A new opt-in field has been added to our contact forms.
We have installed an SSL Certification (HTTPS). This certification ensures a site visitors connection to your site is secure and cannot be intercepted.
The following is a quick checklist.
Please contact us if you have any questions or would like schedule a call to discuss this or deploy it on your website.
To learn more about this, please see the following articles.
GDPR Portal: https://www.eugdpr.org/eugdpr.org.html
About the GDPR from MailChimp: https://kb.mailchimp.com/accounts/management/about-the-general-data-protection-regulation
Weebly GDPR FAQ: https://hc.weebly.com/hc/en-us/articles/360000488108-GDPR-FAQ
Duda GDPR Faq: https://help.duda.co/hc/en-us/articles/360000739348-General-Data-Protection-Regulation-GDPR-Compliance-Information-Resources
Please contact us if you have any questions.
This article from Local SEO Partner BrightLocal which we use as for one of our tools we use to deliver our online marketing services discusses a couple of surveys they ran asking if small businesses still need a website? This a good topic with all of the new features Google has come out with search including Google My Business. This survey mentioned that when they do a Google search, they do not necessarily need to client on a company's website because the information Google provides with a search result, gives the view all they need? With that said, there there is still and always will be the need for a website. As this article mentions, a website is vital for improving your local SEO, enhancing your brand, providing customer service and adding credibility to your business. To read more, please go the following article:
For our Online Marketing clients that are utilizing Google My Business, a while back Google added a feature that allowed food and beverage businesses to add there menu's right on there Google My Business listing. As of this week, they have now expanded the service menu option to non-food and beverage clients. To access this feature, all you have to do is access your Google My Business listing, go to "Info" then select the "Services" icon in the middle of the page.
Then when you select the Services option, then fill out the information they request and this will appear on your Google My Business listing whenever someone finds your listing.
Please contact us if you want to learn more.