(And do I have to add a disclaimer?)
Your WordPress site may have some plug-ins; additional code to set up forms, link to social media and collect statistics. Some or all of these may include Cookies.
How do I know what Cookies are on my site?
You will need to complete a Cookie audit to be completely sure what Cookies your site uses. Click here to find out how to conduct an audit
Do I need a Cookie consent box or disclaimer?
The law says that you must tell people on your website if you set Cookies, explain what the Cookies are doing and why, and get the user’s consent to continue using Cookies on their device. The ICO advice is explicit, read it here
If you are confident a visitor to your site will not result in a Cookie on their machine, you do not need to tell them or ask for their consent. Some of the simplest websites, that do not analyse traffic or offer links to social media, may not be using Cookies.
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