Tag Archives: Data Privacy

What the Apple Privacy Update Means For The Future of Email Marketing

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Shift Happens The email marketing landscape is constantly changing, which seems to be true more so now than ever. In June, Apple announced that it would soon be rolling out new privacy updates, Mail Privacy Protection (MPP), along with its new features in iOS15, potentially changing the way that email marketers track metrics. Changes will likely take effect in September when the update rolls out…

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Data-Driven Marketers, Welcome to the Next Normal

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As we head into August, a sense of normalcy is beginning to reign, at least here in Ontario. People are talking about returning to work and school, businesses are hiring again and international travel restrictions are easing. Beneath the surface, however, it is a brand new world – one where work-from-home and Zoom meetings will […] The post Data-Driven Marketers, Welcome to the Next Normal…

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Four principles of ethical data use

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Have you ever thought about the amount of data your company collects on any given day? With such a vast amount of data being collected, ethical questions about what you should or shouldn’t do with that data arise, particularly when you’re dealing with sensitive or personal information.  Below we outline our four basic principles of […] The post Four principles of ethical data use first…

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What you need to know about the Consumer Data Protection Act

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Jan. 1, 2023 – Put this date in your calendar and circle it in red. It’s the day the second major state law governing consumer data privacy and security goes into effect, and it will likely affect your company’s operations. I’m talking about Virginia’s Consumer Data Protection Act – commonly referred to by its acronym […] The post What you need to know about the…

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What you need to know about the Consumer Data Protection Act

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Jan. 1, 2023 – Put this date in your calendar and circle it in red. It’s the day the second major state law governing consumer data privacy and security goes into effect, and it will likely affect your company’s operations. I’m talking about Virginia’s Consumer Data Protection Act – commonly referred to by its acronym […] The post What you need to know about the…

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CCPA’s Impact For Marketers & Consumers

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On January 1st of this year, it became official: enforcement of the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) had arrived. Similar to the GDPR in the EU, the CCPA grants nearly 40 million California consumers “new rights with respect to the collection of their personal information.” Great for consumers, a little confusing and concerning for businesses who aren’t sure if they’re required to comply. So what…

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Towards LGPD and Beyond – You’ve Gotta Have a Plan!

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As the GDPR deadline of May 25th, 2018 approached, one of the biggest mistakes many European senders made was to leave everything to the last moment. By that stage, many email subscribers were completely overwhelmed by inbox overload, and their simplest response was “ignore everything!” As a result, lists were decimated – research from Yieldify showed one-third of marketers lost over 30 percent of their email…

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Towards LGPD and Beyond – Getting Delivered

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In the first post in this series about learnings from GDPR as Brazilian email marketers prepare for LGPD, we focused on acquiring new customers and prospects. Now we’ll look at approaches for existing subscribers. In Europe, senders generally took one of three routes: Re-permission: Compared with previous data privacy legislation, GDPR imposed a higher duty of care. For senders using Consent as their legal basis,…

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Towards LGPD and Beyond – Legal Bases for Email Marketing

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Brazil’s new Lei Geral de Proteção de Dados (LGPD) data protection legislation is now less than 12 months away, becoming effective in August 2020. While being a near carbon copy of Europe’s General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR), there are subtle differences: Source: IAPP – GDPR matchup: Brazil’s General Data Protection Law (full version here) For Brazilian marketers, as in Europe, a major decision will be…

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