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What's on our minds

From the latest analyst content, to marketing tips and tricks for delivering digital experiences, and musings about technology, here’s where you’ll find what we’re currently pondering.

Privacy By Design
‘Privacy by Design’ or How Not to Share your Data with Cambridge Analytica
May 24, 2018
With the GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation) now in effect, privacy is on the radar of customers and marketers like never before. With scandals like Facebook-Cambridge Analytica hitting the headlines, the new legislation is overdue. Marketers can no longer sit on their heels and wait for a third-party data breech to stir them into action.
Posted by Gabe Morazan
Design Sites Around GDPR Consent
How to Make Your Website Compliant with the GDPR – Step 5: Design Sites Around “GDPR Consent”
May 22, 2018
With enforcement of the GDPR only days away, the balance of power in the marketplace is shifting into the hands of the individual, and companies that embrace it rather than fight it stand to benefit by building deeper bonds of trust with consumers.
Posted by Crownpeak
Privacy Rights Infrastructure
How to Make Your Website Compliant with the GDPR – Step 4: Set Up a Privacy Rights Infrastructure
May 21, 2018
As companies scramble to get a full understanding of what the GDPR means for them and determine a path towards compliance, we’re continuing our series on getting your website up to par with the legislation.
Posted by Crownpeak
GDPR Data Collection
How to Make Your Website Compliant with the GDPR – Step 3: Determine the legal basis for data collection activities
May 18, 2018
With less than 10 days to go until GDPR compliance, here is the third step in your process to getting your website ready for the legislation on the verge of going into effect.
Posted by Crownpeak
Empower London Party
At Crownpeak Empower London, Digital Governance Means Good Business
May 14, 2018
Last month, I was delighted to meet with our customers and partners at Empower London, Crownpeak’s bi-annual user summit.
Posted by Stewart Maurer
DAA Adchoice Banner
New DAA AdChoices for Video Ads Starts April 1st and It’s No Joke
March 30, 2018
If you’re a marketer, privacy officer, or IT professional, it seems like everywhere you turn, people are talking about the fast-approaching May 25th deadline when enforcement of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) begins. But there’s another privacy deadline that looms even closer but has received far less attention.
Posted by Audrey Trainor
GDPR Map
Your Biggest GDPR Marketing Questions Answered
March 13, 2018
Based on the attendance of our recent webinars on the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), page views of related content, and direct customer inquiries, many companies still have a good many questions about the European Union’s new legislation.
Posted by Crownpeak
Padlock GDPR
How to Make Your Website Compliant with the GDPR – Step 2: Conduct a Site-wide Profiling Analysis
March 2, 2018
As we get closer to the looming GDPR deadline, we’re continuing our series of blog posts on how to get your website compliant with the consent requirement.
Posted by Crownpeak
Cable Fibers
How the Cryptojacking Hack Could Have Been Minimized
February 22, 2018
In the case of the recent BrowseAloud incident, this exploit took advantage of significant visitor numbers received by BrowseAloud to harness computing power to mine cryptocurrency - an act that inevitably led to performance degradation on the sites affected, compromising the user experience and having an adverse effect on revenue and engagement.
Posted by Mollie Panzner