Protecting Children’s Privacy On WordPress (through the lens of COPPA)
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Common beliefs about WordPress and COPPA:
To start off, let’s examine a couple of common beliefs about WordPress and COPPA:
“This is a wider platform issue.”
Yes and no.
WordPress.org has thus far appeared to be a general audience platform – and therefore did not appear to have specific obligations under COPPA.
WordPress.org can become subject to COPPA requirements by:1. Publishing child-directed content; or2. Obtaining
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