Last Updated: 09/06/2023
1. Information We Collect
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.
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.
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.
1.4 Embedded content from other websites
Suggested text: 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.
1.5 Personal Information
When you visit our Website, we may collect personal information that you voluntarily provide to us. This may include your name, email address, phone number, postal address, and any other information you choose to provide through our contact forms or in any other way when interacting with our Website.
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. Website administrators can also see and edit that information.
1.6 Log Data and Analytics
2. Use of Collected Information
We may use your information to comply with legal obligations, and to defend us against legal claims or disputes, including to: protect our, your or others’ rights, privacy, safety, or property (including by making and defending legal claims); audit our internal processes for compliance with legal and contractual requirements and internal policies; enforce the terms and conditions that govern our Services; prevent, identify, investigate and deter fraudulent, harmful, unauthorized, unethical or illegal activity, including cyberattacks and identity theft; and comply with applicable laws, lawful requests, and legal process.
2.1 Personal Information
We may use your personal information for the following purposes:
- To respond to your inquiries and provide you with requested information or services.
- To communicate with you and send you updates, newsletters, and promotional materials.
- To personalize your experience on our Website and deliver relevant content.
- To improve our Website, products, and services.
- To analyze and monitor usage patterns and trends.
- To comply with legal obligations and enforce our terms and conditions.
2.2 Log Data and Analytics
We may use log data and analytics information for the following purposes:
- To analyze and understand user behavior and preferences.
- To improve the functionality and performance of our Website.
- To monitor and prevent fraud, security threats, and abuse.
3. Disclosure of Personal Information
We may disclose your personal information to third parties in the following circumstances:
- With your consent.
- To trusted service providers who assist us in operating our Website and providing our services. These service providers have access to your personal information only to perform specific tasks on our behalf and are obligated to protect your information.
- To comply with legal requirements, enforce our policies, respond to claims, or protect our rights, property, or safety, and the rights, property, and safety of others.
- In connection with a business transaction, such as a merger, acquisition, or sale of assets, where your personal information may be transferred to a new owner.
- For the interest-based advertising purposes described above.
- As we develop our business, we might sell or buy businesses or assets. In the event of a corporate sale, merger, reorganization, dissolution or similar event, Personal Data may be part of the transferred assets.
4. Data Security
We take reasonable measures to protect your personal information from unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration, or destruction. However, please be aware that no method of transmission over the internet or electronic storage is 100% secure. Therefore, while we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your personal information, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.
5. Your Choices and Rights
You have certain rights regarding your personal information. You can:
- Access, correct, update, or request the deletion of your personal information.
- Object to the processing of your personal information.
- Withdraw your consent at any time (where consent is required for processing).
To exercise these rights or for any questions or concerns regarding your personal information, please contact us using the information provided in the “Contact Us” section below.
6. Third-Party Links
Our Website may contain links to third-party websites or services. We are not responsible for the privacy practices or content of these third-party sites. We encourage you to read the privacy policies of any third-party websites you visit.
8. Contact Us
Thank you for trusting our website with your personal information. We are committed to protecting your privacy and ensuring that your personal information is handled responsibly.