Privacy Policy

Who we are

Our website address is:

What personal data we collect and why we collect it


When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.

An anonymised string created from your email address (also called a hash) may be provided to the Gravatar service to see if you are using it. After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.


If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.

Contact forms


If you leave a comment on our site you may opt in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.

If you visit our login page, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.

When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.

If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after 1 day.

Embedded content from other websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.


Who we share your data with

How long we retain your data

If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognise and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.

For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.

What rights you have over your data

If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.

Where We Send Your Data

We do not sell or share your personal data with third parties without your explicit consent. Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service to ensure the integrity of our website.

Your Contact Information

We collect your contact information solely for communication purposes related to the services provided on We do not share this information with any third parties without your consent.

Additional Information

This section can include any other relevant details not covered in the previous sections. For example, you may include information about the legal basis for processing personal data, any specific lawful processing conditions, or any additional privacy-related practices unique to your website.

How We Protect Your Data

We employ industry-standard security measures to protect your data from unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration, and destruction. These measures include [list specific security measures, such as encryption, access controls, etc.].

Data Breach Procedures

In the unfortunate event of a data breach, we have established procedures to promptly assess and mitigate the impact. This includes notifying affected individuals and relevant authorities as required by applicable data protection laws.

Third Parties We Receive Data From

We do not receive personal data from third parties unless explicitly stated during the data collection process or with your consent. In cases where we do, we ensure that these third parties adhere to the same privacy standards as

Automated Decision Making and/or Profiling

We do not engage in automated decision-making processes or profiling that significantly impact our users without their explicit consent.

Industry Regulatory Disclosure Requirements

We adhere to all industry-specific regulatory requirements related to privacy and data protection. If there are specific regulatory disclosures required by the industry in which operates, they will be provided in compliance with applicable laws.