Frequently Asked Questions and Answers from Termly’s Legal Experts

What counts as processing personal data?

Any action that is performed on personal data counts as processing personal data. According to Article 4 of the GDPR, examples of processing include:

  • Data collection
  • Data recording
  • Data organization
  • Data structuring
  • Data storage
  • Data alteration

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Collecting personal data is a form of processing.

If your website collects information like IP addresses, phone numbers, or physical information, you may be legally required to follow the GDPR.

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