Update log

Cookie-Script development progress

Translations update

This update is intended to fix all the missing translation functionality. The main feature of this update is automated cookie description translation for cookies in our Cookie Database. This means you get pre-defined cookie translations in all languages. Note that you need to re-save your Cookie-Script item in order to get all the cookie descriptions translated.

Added:

  • Automated translation of pre-defined cookie descriptions
  • Automated translation of expiration column in the Cookie Report

Updated:

  • Improved translations for cookie categories

Fixed:

  • Fixed issue with google analytics event tracking when GA is implemented with Google Tag Manager

Special cookies detection + new option + LGPD

This update includes improvements to Cookie Scanner, it can now handle special types of cookies and also random name cookies. Another new feature is a new option which allows restoring visitor cookie values on accepting them without page reloading.

Added:

Updated:

  • Minor bug fixes

Cookie Scanner update: showing which page sets cookie

Another update to our Cookie Scanner. From now on you can see which page was first detected to set the cookie. This information is visible after clicking "More info" under the cookie name in cookie report.

Added:

  • Showing which page first set the cookie

Updated:

  • Fixed issues with detecting HotJar cookies

More translations + new option

As you might have noticed, we have translated all possible texts to all EU languages. Now when you choose a new language, all translations will be applied automatically. We also have added a new option that allows forcing page reloading after the user chooses to accept or decline cookies.

Added:

  • New option to reload the page after cookie policy choice

Updated:

  • Automatic translations

Manual website scanning added

Today we have added one more cool feature: it is now possible to trigger an automatic cookie scanner at any time to refresh information about what cookies are currently used on the website. This refresh is available once in 24 hours and for now, it is available in all plans. Triggering automatic scan is easy, simply click Scan cookies again button in Cookie Scanner tab.

Added:

  • Manual triggering of website cookie scanner

Updated:

  • Minor bug fixes
  • Removed report deleting option

New pricing plans and website automatic cookie scanning

We are happy to introduce automatic website cookie scanning: now your websites can be automatically scanned for cookies every month and cookie declaration will be automatically updated. We have also increased number of scanned pages to 1000 and 3000. 

As a result of this new functionality, we are required to update our pricing plans and include limitations to the number of domains for each plan. More about new plans and answers to possible questions on our pricing page.

Added:

Updated:

  • UI: new tab showing all scan sessions for this website with statuses
  • New limits for pagescan: 1000 and 3000 pages.
  • Minor bug fixes

Language updates and new option

As requested by many customers, we have updated our current website language algorithm. Now it supports language attribute like lang="en" as well as lang="en-GB".

We have also added a new option: Move categories checkboxes to cookie declaration. When checked, it moves cookie category checkboxes to Cookie declaration section which is unfolded after clicking "Show details" link in the banner.

Added:

  • New option to move cookie category checkboxes

Updated:

  • Minor Cookie Scanner improvements
  • Current language auto-detection

Added Cookie Declaration inside the banner

From now on it is possible to include Cookie Declaration inside the Cookie Consent popup. We did our best to make it look nice on all screens and included some pretty animation. Cookie Declaration table (as well as the banner itself) works perfectly in all browsers, including older Internet Explorer (down to IE version 9):

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Added:

  • Cookie Declaration inside the Cookie Consent popup. See full description >
  • Custom cookie category descriptions

Updated:

  • Minor bugfixes (third-party script inclusion in Firefox).
  • Minor design improvements for older browsers.
  • Translations tab view

Code restructuring and improvements

We have completely re-written cookie consent banner code from scratch. It is now more structured and includes some developer-level functionality as well as more customization options.

Added:

Updated:

  • Complete re-build of cookie banner source code from the ground
  • Full Internet Explorer compatibility for versions 9+
  • Cookie scanner: added possibility to scan subfolders or separate pages
  • Possibility for different banners running for a different location (ex: one banner for EU, another for California)
  • Minor bugfixes
  • For any banners created before the update, you need to re-save Cookie-Script item to re-generate cookie banner code (or click Update all button in your account)