Privacy Policy

Who we are

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Suggested text: When visitors leave comWhen visitors leave a comment on a site we collect data displayed in the comment form, as well as a visitor’s IP address and a browser-based user interface to help detect spam.

An anonymous character unit created from your email address (also called a hash) may be provided to the Gravatar service to see if you are using it. Gravatar’s service privacy policy is available here: After your comment has been approved, your profile picture is publicly visible in the context of your comment.


Suggested text: When uploading photos to a website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Website visitors can download and extract any location data from images on the website.


Suggested text: When you leave a comment on our site you may enter to save your name, email address and website in cookies. This is to make it easier for you so that you do not have to fill in your details when you leave some comments. These cookies will be valid for one year.

When you visit our login page, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.

When you sign in, we will set a few cookies to store your sign-in information and your screen display preferences. Login cookies last two days, and on-screen cookie cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember me”, your login will continue for two weeks. When you sign out of your account, the sign-in cookies will be deleted.

When you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be stored in your browser. This cookie does not include personal data and automatically displays the postal ID of the article you just edited. Expires after 1 day.

Embedded content from other websites

Suggested text: Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g., videos, photos, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves exactly the same as when a visitor visits another website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interactions with embedded content, including tracking your interactions with the embedded content if you have an account and log in to that website.

Who we share your data with

Suggested text: If you request a password reset, your IP address will be included in the reset email.

How long we retain your data

Suggested text: When you leave a comment, comments and metadata are permanently saved. This is to enable us to view and authorize any auto-tracking comments instead of holding them in the control line.

For users who register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profiles. All users can view, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (unless they are able to change their username). Website administrators can also view and edit that information.

What rights you have over your data

Suggested text: If you have an account on this site, or leave a comment, you can request access to the exported personal data file, including any data you have provided to us. You may also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obligated to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.

Where we send your data

Suggested text: Visitor comments may be checked with the default spam detection service.