SiteGround New Client Area and Site Tools – part 12

At this rate, I don’t think that I will need much effort to prove Hristo wrong. I haven’t even started exploring Site Tools; yet, I have already many issues with SiteGround new control panel. Unbelievable or not, even the tools that were great before (the migration) are no more functioning. The other side of the coin is that I will not run out of material for my blog.

SiteGround New Client Area and Site Tools – part 11

Nope this post will not be about SiteGround New Client Area and Site Tools. Why such a misleading title then? Read on to find out; you may even want to consider reading the previous episode of this never-ending mini-series.

SiteGround New Client Area and Site Tools – part 10

Back in the day, I wrote, In my case, SiteGround takes (good) care of WordPress core updates (both minor and major releases). This was before the migration to Site Tools, of course. I thought that SiteGround successfully migrated my account. I came around since!

SiteGround New Client Area and Site Tools – part 7

Third time lucky! There is no doubt (this time); after fifteen months, the long awaited and dreaded shift to SiteGround new control panel is finally here. The decisive moment is scheduled for Tuesday, January 12, 2021.

GDPR part 8 – Comment form adjustment cont’d 2

Terms of Use (aka "Terms of Service", "Terms and Conditions", or other similar agreement names) are legally binding contracts. In theory, yes, they are legally binding between the parties who agree to it! In practice, however, a few things can make this agreement unenforceable. Better to know them upfront…

GDPR part 7 – Comment form adjustment cont’d

Should I, and equally important, can I add a Privacy Policy consent checkbox to my comment form? Apparently, to make a contract enforceable, the user needs to have notice and to give consent (among other things). But what do I know; I am neither a lawyer, nor an attorney.

GDPR part 6 – Comment form adjustment

One of the idea circulating about the GDPR is that it requires consent for all types of data processing. Is this true or just a myth? Specifically, what should I do to make my WordPress comment form GDPR-compliant?

GDPR part 5 – Terms of Use

What is the difference between "Terms and Conditions", "Terms of Service", "Condition of Use", and "Terms of Use"? None, but a personal choice to name this legal binding contract! Now, the name might be irrelevant, but the information contained within this document, namely the agreement, is of crucial importance.

GDPR part 4 – Privacy Policy

Under the GDPR, you are required to draft a comprehensive, yet simple, Privacy Policy and to make it accessible to your users. Easier said than done!

GDPR part 3 – Oops!

One of the main problem with modifying a theme directly is that any update will overwrite your changes. What if the solution to that problem becomes the source of another? There are two sides to the coin indeed.