Privacy Policy

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Suggested text: When visitors leave comments on the site, we collect the data displayed in the comment form, as well as the visitor's IP address and browser user agent string to help detect spam.

An anonymized string generated from your email address (also known as a hash) may be provided to Gravatar to determine whether you are using it. The Gravatar privacy policy can be found here: Once your comment is approved, your profile photo will be publicly visible in your comment.


Recommended text: When uploading images to the web, avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS). Site visitors can download and extract location data from images on the site.


Recommended text: If you leave a comment on our website, you can choose to save your name, email address and website in the form of cookies. This is for your convenience so you don't have to re-enter your details if you leave another comment. These cookies last for one year.

When you visit our login page, we set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie does not contain any personal data and is discarded when the browser is closed.

When you log in, we also set various cookies to remember your login details and your choices about what appears on your screen. Login cookies last for two days and screen preferences cookies for one year. If you choose “Keep me signed in”, your login information will remain valid for two weeks. When you log out of your account, the login cookies will be deleted.

When you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie is stored in your browser. This cookie does not contain any personal information and only provides the post ID of the article you just edited. Expires after 1 day.

Embedded content from other sites

Recommended Text: Articles on this page may contain embedded content (eg videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves as if the visitor had visited another website.

These sites may collect data about you, use cookies, incorporate other third-party tracking, and track your interaction with this embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to this 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 do we keep your data?

Suggested text: When you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata will remain indefinitely. This allows us to automatically recognize and approve subsequent comments instead of holding them in a moderation queue.

For users who register on our site (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can view, edit or delete their personal information at any time (unless they can change their username). Site administrators can also view and edit this information.

What are your rights to your data?

Suggested text: If you have an account on this website or have left comments, you can request a statement of the personal data we hold about you, including any information you have provided to us. You can also request that we delete any personal data we hold about you. This does not include data that we need to keep for administrative, legal or security reasons.

Where we send your data

Suggested text: Guest comments can be verified using an automatic spam detection service.