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WordPress sites make use of cookies for a variety of different purposes. Some cookies are only set for registered users, whereas others are set for all visitors. For more information, see Jetpack’s dedicated cookie information page.

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With NewStatPress, all the data is saved locally in WordPress.

This helps a lot while implementing the new GDPR restrictions because it’s not necessary to create a data processing contract with an external company!

The collected IP adresses are systematically encrypted.



Simple Feed Stats:

Simple Feed Stats provides four ways to track feeds:

  • Default Tracking – tracks feeds directly via URI request
  • Custom Tracking – tracks feeds via embedded post image
  • Alternate Tracking – tracks feeds via embedded feed image
  • Open Tracking – tracks feeds via’s own custom image

Collected Data:

Simple Feed Stats tracks the following data for each feed request:

  • Feed type
  • Tracking type
  • Requested URL
  • User-agent
  • IP address
  • Referrer
  • Date
  • ID


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