- The types of information collected by the website or app
- The purpose for collecting the data
- Data storage, security and access
- Details of data transfers
- Affiliated websites or organizations (third parties included)
However, according to the FTC’s guidelines, it should be written in easy to understand language and not in confusing legalese.
If you wrote the policy yourself or had it drafted externally by a lawyer, you will then need to create a specific page on your website, then copy the policy into the new page.
If using a CMS like WordPress, you’ll need to go to the backend dashboard and select the option to create a new page, paste the policy into the new page, edit the page title and publish the page.
You’ll then need to head to your main or footer menu and add the new page as a clearly visible text link. In order to meet requirements, you’ll need to make sure that the link is visible on every page.
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