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How to Create a Privacy Policy Page for Your Website (Without Additional Plugins)
How to Create a Privacy Policy Page for Your Website (Without Additional Plugins)

Find out how to quickly create a Privacy Policy page on your WordPress site.

Iulia Dezmirean avatar
Written by Iulia Dezmirean
Updated over a week ago

In case you're looking for a way to quickly create a Privacy Policy page for your site, here are a few simple steps to do that:

1.Access your WordPress admin dashboard

Log into your account and access the WordPress admin dashboard.

2.Go to Settings โ†’ Privacy

From the left sidebar, go to "Settings" and, from the sub-menu that opens, click on "Privacy":

3.Click on 'Create'

The page that opens will contain some information about what a policy page is and why you would want to create one. You can also find a very useful privacy policy guide, that will show you what type of information should be included.

You will then have two available options: you can create one right away, or you can select from one of your existing pages:

Click on "Create":

4.Customize the page using Gutenberg or Thrive Architect

Clicking on the "Create" button will take you straight to a newly-created page, with a few generated suggested paragraphs:

You can go ahead and start editing the text from the WordPress editor (Gutenberg), or you can launch Thrive Architect, in case you want to add more Thrive Architect elements to this page:

The pre-defined text will be added to the Thrive Architect editor as a "WordPress Content" element, and you can check out our article to see how it can be edited and how to use the related options.

Once you've finished customizing the Privacy Policy page and have added your company's information, make sure to save the changes using the bottom-left button from the editor:

5.Publish the page

Lastly, when the page is ready, make sure you go back to the WordPress editor and publish it:

As simple as that, your website will now have a custom Privacy Policy page, which users can consult if they need in-depth information about this matter.

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