We aim to protect the privacy of our audience. This document contains the details of all the information we collect and its uses.
How We Collect Information
If we ask you to provide any personal information, we will state it clearly. We inform you what data we are collecting and why we asked you to provide it. It may include, but is not limited to:
- Email Address
- First Name and Last Name
- Personal Website
Usage Data and Log Files
A log file is an automatically generated file that contains the usage data of the visitor. It includes information about usage patterns of users, their activities, and operations within a device or an operating system.
We follow a standard procedure of using log files that log visitors when they view the website. The usage data tracked by log files may include IP addresses, ISP information, browser type, source pages, date and time stamp, and the number of clicks. These are not connected to any personally identifiable information in any way.
The primary use of the data is to analyze trends, administer the website, track user behavior, and gather demographic information.
Cookies and Web Beacons
This data is used to improve the website’s user experience by enhancing the quality of the web page, based on the type of browser and other information we get.
If you edit an article or publish a new one, an additional cookie may get saved in the browser. This cookie does not consist of any personal data and only indicates the post id of the associated article. It expires after 24 hours.
Comments and Media
If you leave a comment on one of the articles on this website, we will collect the data disclosed in the comments form. We also track the IP address of the visitor and browser user agent string. It will help us to detect spamming.
If you upload any picture to this website, avoid uploading it with the embedded location data (EXIF data). Other visitors to this website can download these images and easily extract any EXIF data present in them.
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How We Use Information
We may use the collected data for the following purposes:
- To provide and maintain our content, including monitoring the usage of this website.
- To contact you to keep you updated about our policy, procedures, and security updates. We may use email to contact you for this purpose.
- To provide you with the latest updates regarding the content on this website.
- To track user behavior, analyze trends, administer the website, and gather demographic information.
- To prevent spamming by sending the text in the comments to an automated spam detection service.
- For other purposes to improve our website, content, services, marketing, and experience.
We don’t intentionally collect any kind of personal data from children under the age of 13. If you found that your child provided such information on this website, try to contact us immediately. We take immediate steps to remove such information as soon as possible.
Third-Party Privacy Policies
This website may contain some links to other websites we don’t operate. If you choose to click on such a link, you will be redirected to the specified website.
Therefore, we encourage you to negotiate the respective Privacy Policies of these third-party ad servers for complete information.