When visitors leave comments on our site, we collect the data shown in the comments form, along with the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string. This information is collected to prevent spam and is not used for any other purpose. Additionally, if you use the Gravatar service, an anonymized hash may be created from your email address to check if you have a Gravatar account.
If you upload images to the website, please ensure that they do not contain embedded location data (EXIF GPS). Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the site.
If you choose to leave a comment on our site, you have the option to save your name, email address, and website in cookies for your convenience. These cookies help you avoid re-entering your details when leaving another comment and remain active for one year.
Additionally, when you visit our login page, a temporary cookie is set to check if your browser accepts cookies. This temporary cookie contains no personal data and is discarded once you close your browser.
When you log in to our site, multiple cookies are set to store your login information and screen display preferences. Login cookies remain active for two days, while screen options cookies last for a year. If you select the “Remember Me” option, your login will persist for two weeks. Logging out of your account removes these login cookies.
Furthermore, when you edit or publish an article, an extra cookie is added to your browser. This cookie contains no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the edited article. It expires after 1 day.
Please note that articles on our site may include embedded content, such as videos, images, and articles, sourced from other websites. Embedded content functions similarly to visiting the external site directly.
We advise you to review the privacy policies of these external websites for more information on their data collection practices and how they handle your personal information. While we strive to ensure the integrity of the embedded content, we do not have control over the data collection practices of external websites.
When you request a password reset, your IP address is included in the email sent to facilitate the reset process. This measure is taken to verify and secure the reset request by associating it with the specific IP address from which the request originated.
When you leave a comment on our website, both the comment itself and its accompanying metadata are stored indefinitely. This approach allows us to automatically recognize and approve subsequent comments without delay, eliminating the need for moderation queues.
For users who register on our website (if any), the personal information they provide is stored in their user profile. Users retain the ability to view, edit, or delete their personal information at any time, with the exception of their username, which cannot be changed. Additionally, website administrators have access to view and modify this information.
If you possess an account on this site or have previously left comments, you have the option to request an exported file containing your personal data, encompassing information you have supplied to us. Furthermore, you can request the deletion of any personal data we have on record. However, please note that we may be obligated to retain certain data for administrative, legal, or security reasons, which may not be subject to erasure upon request.
Comments from visitors are subject to examination through an automated spam detection service
For more information, email us on firstname.lastname@example.org