Which app do you recommend for GDPR, Cookie and Privacy policy?

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Josephus87
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18 1 25

Hi, which app do you recommend to comply with the GDPR, Cookie and Privacy policy regulations?

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Josephus87
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18 1 25

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Yes, in fact, I contacted the support of "GDPR / CCPA + Cookie Management" they told me that I would still need a consultant for the creation of the Privacy Policy page, Terms and conditions, etc. at that point I remain with iubenda, since these apps are paid I thought I could save, while now with iubenda I pay € 20 per year but I knew that we need to update the GDPR and therefore I will pay € 140 per year.

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Hilary
Community Moderator
525 75 99

Hi, @Josephus87

While I don't have direct experience with any GCPR, Cookie and Privacy Policy regulation apps myself, I thought I'd comment on how I look for an app in the App Store.

After I search a key term depending on the feature I'm looking for, in this case I searched "GDPR", I look for the number of reviews, and the star rating. Although the number of reviews doesn't tell us how many times the app's been downloaded, it gives us a good indication. In general, the more reviews, the more downloads. From there, I try to find apps that have 4.7 stars or higher, as a good starting point. After that, I look at the pricing, and features available and cross reference this information with what the business is willing to pay, and the importance of particular features. 

In looking for an app for your business, these would be the top apps I would look at - all have 4.9 star ratings: 

One other app that has a very high amount of reviews, and 4.5 star rating is:

For legal advice, we always recommend seeking advice from legal professionals in your area. This way, you can receive the most current and accurate information possible. Aside from these suggestions, hopefully another Community user with experience with some of these apps can add their thoughts and feedback here! 

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Josephus87
Excursionist
18 1 25

thank you very much for your answer, in fact what I wanted to know, just install an app to be in compliance? They source the pages etc ...

Hilary
Community Moderator
525 75 99

Thanks for the reply. I'm not able to offer any legal advice, so I can't confirm whether or not those apps will make your store fully compliant with your local laws. I will note that the app descriptions seem to say that they allow you to be fully compliant. For example, in Booster: EU Cookie Bar GDPR, their app description says "to fully comply". Here's a screenshot: 

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If you're unsure, I'd either reach out to the app developer directly to ask some clarifying questions, or seek out legal advice in your area to make sure you're fully compliant with your local laws and regulations. 

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Josephus87
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18 1 25

This is an accepted solution.

Yes, in fact, I contacted the support of "GDPR / CCPA + Cookie Management" they told me that I would still need a consultant for the creation of the Privacy Policy page, Terms and conditions, etc. at that point I remain with iubenda, since these apps are paid I thought I could save, while now with iubenda I pay € 20 per year but I knew that we need to update the GDPR and therefore I will pay € 140 per year.

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Josephus87
Excursionist
18 1 25

Well Booster: EU Cookie Bar GDPR also answered me immediately


"I'm afraid that using this app alone does not guarantee full compliance with GDPR. Our app is designed to pass user consent to Shopify. Each Shopify merchant is responsible for handling its own GDPR obligations."

Hilary
Community Moderator
525 75 99

Glad you reached out to the apps directly to gather some more context. Good to know that they can't guarantee full compliance, thanks for letting me know, much appreciated. Sounds like you've got an action plan now which is great, but I understand wanting to check in to see if these apps could've worked as an alternative. 

Thanks for the quick reply here and for updating us in the thread. Wish you all the best! 

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Josephus87
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18 1 25

thanks to you, I gave the answer so that others can understand too, Goodbye!