Cookie-less tracking sounds like an attractive idea to have a good user experience on your website while still being able to gather valuable user data. Matomo offers such as feature and from a technical point of view, it's simply a matter of adding a line into the matomo script. This sets a cookie to prevent...
What does GDPR mean in practise?
Many businesses thought that by adding Cookie consent banners to their web pages and opt-in forms for email newsletter subscriptions they have satisfied the GDPR requirements. As it turns out, this is not the case. There are rulings by the Datenschutzbehörde in Austria, CNIL in France and a court in Munich that show how far...
CNIL has ruled that Google Analytics’ use is against the GDPR
The French Data Protection Agency CNIL (Commission nationale de l'informatique et des libertes) has ruled that Google Analytics' use is against the GDPR. The CNIL began issuing notices to website administrators using Google Analytics.
The quick Guide to Matomo Analytics
Matomo Analytics is a free and open source web analytics solution. It's a powerful alternative for Google Analytics, and has a strong focus on data protection.
What is a GDPR-compliant Google Analytics Alternative?
Matomo is the most popular Google Analytics alternative. Matomo can be found on more than one million websites across 190 countries.