Privacy Policy

Who we are

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The site collects the data shown on comment forms and the visitor’s IP address and browser’s user agent string.

The Gravatar service may use an anonymous hash created from your email address. As soon as you approve your comment, your profile picture becomes public. Here is Gravatar’s privacy policy:


Image uploads with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) to the website. Images on the website can be downloaded and extracted for location data.


Suggested text: Please let us know if you would like your name, email address, and website saved when you leave a comment on our site. These are for your convenience to avoid having to enter your details again. One year will be the expiration date of these cookies.

We will set a temporary cookie when you visit our login page to determine if your browser accepts cookies. When your browser is closed, this cookie is discarded.

In addition, several cookies will be set up to save your login information and screen preferences when you log in. The login cookie lasts two days, and the screen options cookie lasts for a year. Logins will persist for two weeks if you select “Remember Me”. The login cookies are deleted when your account is logged out.

An additional cookie is stored in your browser when you edit or publish an article. You just edited an article, and this cookie contains no personal data. It will expire after 1 day.

Other websites’ content embedded

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If you are logged in to the website and have an account, your data may be collected, cookies may be used, third-party tracking, and your interaction with the embedded content may be monitored.

Our data sharing partners

Suggested text: Password reset emails will include your IP address.

Keeping your data for how long

The comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely if you leave a comment. As a result, any follow-up comments will be recognized and approved automatically instead of being held for moderation.

When users register on our website (if any), we also store their personal information in their user profiles. Users can view, edit, or delete their personal information (except their username). This information can also be viewed and edited by website administrators.

What rights you have over your data

In case of an account or comments, you can request an exported data file. Also, you can request that your data be erased. We are not required to keep any data for administrative, legal, or security reasons.

Where your data is sent

Suggested text: Visitor comments also checked through an automated spam detection service.