Adding Cookie Notification to your Ecwid store

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According to the EU “Cookie Law”, all websites registered in the EU countries are required to inform their visitors about the use of cookies. If you have the Ecwid store and your target customers are from the EU, you should ask your store visitors for their permission to use cookies.

In this article you can find some easy ways how to add a cookie consent notice to your website.

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What are cookies?

Cookies are kind of text files stored in a browser of a website visitor that include information on pages a website visitor opens. Some cookies can collect data from different websites and then display a specific content or adverts for the website visitor.

What is the EU “Cookie Law” about?

In order to regulate the use of cookies on websites, the EU “Cookie Law” was designed. The EU “Cookie Law” regulations refer to websites for the EU customers. The law requires such websites to ask their visitors for a permission to use cookies.

Adding Cookie Notification to your Ecwid store

There are several options you can choose from to add the Cookie Notification to your online store.

EU Cookie Banner app

EU Cookie Banner is an app from the Ecwid App Market that allows to add the Cookie Notification banner to your store. The banner is customizable and you can adjust it to your store design. Once your customers click the Understand button on the banner, they won’t see it again. The app is paid with free trial.

Promo Bar app

Promo Bar app is another app from our App Market that offers a fully customizable Cookie Notification bar. To add the Cookie Notification bar, please open the app, scroll down the left panel to the “Extra Tools” section and click EU Cookie Notification.

If you have your Ecwid store installed on your website, you can use your site builder plugins to add the Cookie Notification to your website. Here are the examples of plugins for some website builders:
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