When visitors leave comments on the site, the data in the comments form, as well as the IP address and the user agent of the browser, are saved to help with spam detection.
When uploading images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded geolocation data (EXIF GPS). Visitors can download and extract geolocation data from website images.
If you leave a comment on our website you can choose to save your name, email address and website in cookies. This is for your convenience so you don’t have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.
If you visit the login page, a temporary cookie will be set to determine whether your browser accepts cookies. This cookie does not contain any personal data and will be deleted when you close your browser.
When you log in, some cookies will be set up to store your session information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for one year. If you select “Remember me”, your session will persist for two weeks. Upon logging out, login cookies will be removed.
If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie does not include personal data, it only indicates the content ID of the article you just edited. Expires after 1 day.
INCORPORATED CONTENT FROM OTHER SITES
Articles on this site may include embedded content (for example: videos, images, articles, etc.). The embedded content of other sites behaves as if the user visits those sites.
WITH WHOM YOUR DATA IS SHARED
If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are saved indefinitely. This is so that it is possible to automatically recognize and approve any subsequent comments, instead of placing them in a moderation queue.
For users who register on our site (if any), we store the personal information provided in your user profile. All users can view, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (with the exception that they cannot change their username). Site administrators can also view and edit this information.
WHAT RIGHTS DO YOU HAVE ON YOUR DATA
If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request to receive an export file with the personal data saved about you, including any personal data you have specified. You can also request that the saved data be deleted. This does not include any personal data that is required to be kept for administrative, legal or security purposes.
WHERE YOUR DATA IS SENT
Visitor comments can be verified using an automatic spam detection service.