How to Add a Cookie Policy in Wix?

This step-by-step guide will walk you through how you can create and add a personalized cookie policy for your Wix website in minutes.

To begin with, sign up on WebsitePolicies or login if you already have an account.

Create a Cookie Policy For Your Wix Website

Step 1: From your dashboard, click on the “Create new policy” button and choose “Cookie Policy.”

policy generator dashboard with create new policy button in green

Step 2: Start filling out the questionnaire and click “Next” to continue to the next set of questions to complete creating your cookie policy.

create cookie policy questionnaire with next button in green

Step 3: Once the cookie policy is generated, click on the “Add to my website” button. You may also customize the policy’s appearance and add custom clauses if you prefer before adding it to your site.

completed cookie policy with different options such as add to my website button in green, re-run questionnaire button, customize style button, custom clauses button and delete policy

Step 4: Choose from the available options to add the policy to your Wix website.

four different options on how to add your privacy policy

Embed a Cookie Policy on Your Wix Website

Step 1: Go to your Wix dashboard and select the website you want to add your cookie policy to. Click on “Edit Site” then go to the “Pages & Menu” area on the left-side panel.

wix dashboard with a highlighted edit site button

Step 2: Choose “Site Menu” and create a new page by selecting “+ Add Page” and then “+ Blank Page.” Name it “Cookie Policy.” You can also choose an existing page where you wish to display your policy.

site pages menu with highlighted add page button underneath is a textbox named cookie policy and a done button in blue

Step 3: Tap the three dots to access the “Page Settings” menu. In the “Page info” section, toggle “Hide from menu” to activate it. Then, close “Page Settings” to access the newly created page.

highlighted three dots and side menu named page settings (cookie policy) underneath is a page info tab and hide from menu toggle button

Step 4: While on the page, navigate to the “Add Elements” feature on the side panel. Select “Embed Code” from the options, then choose “Embed HTML.”

add elements menu with embed code selected and a highlighted embed HTML option

Step 5: Retrieve your cookie policy and copy the code located under “1. Embed policy on a page” by clicking the “Copy to clipboard” button.

embed policy on a page (recommended) option with codes and a copy to clipboard button in green

Step 6: Return to the Wix Editor. While on “HTML Settings,” paste the code into the box and click “Update” to save the changes.

HTML settings page with code option selected underneath is a textbox filled with codes and an update button in blue

Link to a Cookie Policy From Your Wix Website

Step 1: In the Wix Editor, navigate to the bottom of your homepage and click the “+” icon to add additional elements to your “Footer.”

webpage editor with an add elements button at the upper left side panel and footer section selected

Step 2: In the “Add Elements” feature, select “Text,” then choose “Themed Text” to pick a style you want to use for your Footer.

add elements menu with text selected and a highlighted themed text option

Step 3: Once you’ve added the text box to the Footer, double-click it to edit the text to “Cookie Policy.” Then, select the text box and click the “link” icon in the “Text Settings.”

text settings pop-up menu with a highlighted link icon

Step 4: Go back to your cookie policy, then select the “3. Link to policy” section. Click “Copy to clipboard.”

link to policy option with codes and a copy to clipboard button in green

Step 5: Return to the Wix Editor and insert the link into the designated “Web Address” field in the “Text Settings” menu. Be sure to choose “New window” and click “Done.”

text settings pop-up menu with what do you want to link to side menu, selected web address and highlighted web address field for URL and selected new window option and a done button in blue

Copy & Paste a Cookie Policy to Your Wix Website

Step 1: Go to your Wix dashboard and select the website you want to add your cookie policy to. Click on “Edit Site” then go to the “Pages & Menu” area on the left-side panel.

wix dashboard with a highlighted edit site button

Step 2: Choose “Site Menu” and create a new page by selecting “+ Add Page” and then “+ Blank Page.” Name it “Cookie Policy.” You can also choose an existing page where you wish to display your policy.

site pages menu with highlighted add page button underneath is a textbox named cookie policy and a done button in blue

Step 3: Tap the three dots to access the “Page Settings” menu. In the “Page info” section, toggle “Hide from menu” to activate it. Then, close “Page Settings” to access the newly created page.

highlighted three dots and side menu named page settings (terms and conditions) underneath is a page info tab and hide from menu toggle button

Step 4: While on the page, navigate to the “Add Elements” feature on the side panel. Select “Text” from the options, then choose “Paragraphs” to add a text box.

add elements menu with text selected and a highlighted paragraphs option

Step 5: Retrieve your cookie policy and copy the code located under “4. Copy & paste policy” by clicking “Copy to clipboard.” You can also choose between “HTML format” or “Plain text format.”

copy & paste policy option with codes and a copy to clipboard button in green

Step 6: In the Wix Editor, click the text box you added to open the “Text Settings” menu. Select “Edit Text” and paste your cookie policy into the text box.

text settings pop up menu with a textbox for edit text button