Privacy Policy

Who we are

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Proposed text: To aid in spam detection, we gather the IP address and browser user agent string of visitors who leave comments on our website in addition to the information displayed in the comments form.

To check if you are using Gravatar, the Gravatar service may receive an anonymized string (also known as a hash) generated from your email address. Visit to view the Gravatar service privacy statement. Once your comment has been approved, the public can see your profile picture within the comment.


Text suggestion: If you upload photos to the website, you should refrain from uploading pictures that have embedded GPS location information. Any location data that is contained in the website’s images can be downloaded and extracted by users.


Text suggestion: By leaving a comment on our website, you give us permission to store your name, email address, and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you will not have to enter your information each time you leave a comment. There will be a year’s worth of cookies.

To find out if your browser accepts cookies, we will set a temporary cookie when you visit our login page. This cookie is deleted when your browser is closed and does not contain any personal information.

Additionally, when you log in, we will set up a few cookies to store your screen display preferences and login details. Two-day cookies are used for login, and a year’s worth of screen options cookies are used. Your login will remain active for two weeks if you choose “Remember Me.” The login cookies will be deleted if you log out of your account.

An extra cookie will be stored in your browser if you edit or publish an article. Just the post ID of the article you just edited is indicated by this cookie, which contains no personal information. After a day, it expires.

Including content from external websites

Suggested text: This website’s articles may contain embedded content (pictures, videos, articles, etc.). When another website’s content is embedded, the visitor will act exactly as though they have visited the other website.

These websites have the potential to gather personal information about you, employ cookies, incorporate extra third-party tracking, and keep track of how you interact with the embedded content. If you have an account and are logged in, they may also track how you interact with the embedded content.

With whom we share your information

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

How long do we keep your information?

Text suggestion: Comments you make are kept forever, along with any associated metadata. This allows us to automatically identify and approve any additional comments without having to put them in a moderation queue.

We also keep the personal data that visitors submit in their user profiles, should they choose to register on our website. With the exception of changing their username, all users are able to view, amend, or remove their personal data at any moment. Administrators of the website can also view and modify that data.

What ownership rights you have on your data

Text suggestion: You can ask to obtain an exported file containing all of the personal information we have on file about you, including any information you have given us, if you have an account on this website or have left comments. Requests to have any personal information we may have about you deleted are also available. Any information we are required to maintain for administrative, legal, or security reasons is not included in this.

Where is your data transmitted?

The following is a suggested text: An automated spam detection service may be used to review visitor comments.