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  1. 7 Stages of “Do Not Track” Grief: A Survival Guide for Analysts & Online Marketers

    Be sure to update your privacy policy and try to be completely transparent without sacrificing competitive advantage. Don't stoop to compromising visitor and customer privacy through shady tracking technologies, such as the now notorious “Flash...

  2. Supercharge Your Conversion Rate Optimization: How to Structure CRO & Win

    Shorten Privacy Policy and Small Print: Make the small print useful and human friendly. Reviews: Reviews are great, third party review platforms like TrustPilot are excellent but video is best. Purchases can often be swayed by many factors, such as...

  3. Last Ditch Efforts to Halt New Google Privacy Policy

    Even as users remain ignorantly blissful, last-ditch efforts continue to prevent Google’s new privacy policy from being implemented this Thursday, March 1. French regulators call the policy unlawful while privacy group EPIC continues its fight.

  4. The Trouble with Tribbles: Beyond Google’s Cookiegate Browser Settings Hype

    No one knew Google would one day amalgamate data across all their services by merging them all under one privacy policy. Further on in the documentation, Apple engineers and others discuss the potential side effects of changing the third-party...

  5. Google Won't Pause New Privacy Policy - Should They Have To?

    Questions over Google’s new privacy policy continue despite their best efforts to quell fears. Should Google Bow to EU Pressure to Pause the New Privacy Policy Launch? The problem we seem to see over and over with privacy and other Internet-related...

  6. SEOs Strike Out as Google Encrypts Signed-in Search Data

    The SEO community has already mounted vehement responses calling the privacy claim a smokescreen for Google to quietly kill off third party ad networks and retargeting companies. This change in policy is bad news for website owners who want to use...

  7. Really Google? Penalizing Good Sites To Get Some Bad Ones

    The same hard line applies to duplicate content for which we have a zero-tolerance policy. Verisign trusted site, SSL encrypted check-out, Shipping policies, privacy policies, return policies. One thing cannot be denied, and that is with this...

  8. Privacy Roundup: Google Street View, French Law, and Congressional Hearings

    Vice President of Policy and Head of Privacy Anne Toth today testified at the House Energy & Commerce Committee subcommittee's "Behavioral Advertising: Industry Practices and Consumer Expectations. Privacy concerns are ever-present, but the past...