Since the GDPR has been levied in EU & UK everyone is in the haul to ensure their site follows these regulations. GDPR is “General Data Protection Regulation” that needs a business to protect all the personal data and privacy of every EU residents. Not following this regulation will lead to heavy penalties. It has got enormous impact on the businesses. It has increased the rights of the EU citizens letting them decide how they prefer their data to be collected and stored. It even allows them to have all their data deleted as and when they wish to. This is a clear chance to win the trust of your consumers/clients across the globe by providing them full transparency. If you have a strong data protection policy customers are bound to have full trust in you and your companies services. GDPR Myth Well, there is a myth where people are saying GDPR is applicable only to businesses in EU. But, the fact is that it is applicable to each and every site where there is data of a European citizen. You may be US based, but if your site holds any data like email id, phone number, address, photos of an EU citizen, you are bound to follow this regulation. Whom does GDPR apply to? Any company collecting any data for their business purpose and has any personal data of the European citizen GDPR will be levied on them no matter what they use it for. Every online business or any business dealing with any kind of transactions or data transmission online need to adopt this new regulation. It has been designed in such a unique way that it protects the consumers in diversified ways. What are the Benefits of Having a GDPR enabled website? Many are presuming that having a GDPR enabled website will create a lot of havoc in their current functionalities and will increase their work. But, it's not all that bad. Let's take a look at the benefits of GDPR for the online business.