Who we are
What personal data we collect and why we collect it
We collect information that your browser sends whenever you visit our Site (“Log Data”).
This Log Data may include information such as your computer’s Internet Protocol (“IP”) address, browser type, browser version, the pages of our Site that you visit, the time and date of your visit, the time spent on those pages and other statistics.
In addition, we may use third party services such as Google Analytics that collect, monitor and analyze this for marketing purposes.
We may use your Personal Information to contact you with newsletters, marketing or promotional materials.
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.
We collect information about visitors who comment on Sites that use our Akismet anti-spam service. The information we collect depends on how the User sets up Akismet for the Site, but typically includes the commenter’s IP address, user agent, referrer, and Site URL (along with other information directly provided by the commenter such as their name, username, email address, and the comment itself).
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.
We use the details in the contact forms for advertisement, personal letters, newsletters. We do not share any information with third-party services.
This site uses multiple contact forms that email the information entered information into the site’s owners. That information may also be temporarily stored on the site’s servers in the form of log files. That data is retained indefinitely both in log file form and in email by our email provider.
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 have an account and you log in to this site, 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.
Cookies & Advertisement (Third party advertisement)
Google’s use of advertising cookies enables it and its partners to serve ads to your users based on their visit to your sites and/or other sites on the Internet.
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.
We use third-party analytics software. Google Analytics, Bing webmaster tools, and Jetpack Analytics to the analysis of the traffic and other statistical analysis. All the terms and conditions, privacy policies of third-party software included for the users. You may read their privacy policies at your own interest.
On behalf of us, Google will process this data in order to analyze your use of our websites, to generate reports on website activity, and to render further services regarding the use of our websites. The IP-address transmitted by your browser will not be associated with other data in possession of Google.
You can prevent the storage of cookies by modifying your browser setting to decline cookies. Furthermore, you can prevent the collection and following procession of data by Google through this cookie by downloading a browser-plugin through the following link: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout/.
An opt-out cookie will be stored on your device. This will prevent further allocation of data through the Google Analytics cookie on our websites. Preventing the storage of cookies may prevent you from taking full advantage of our websites.
You can find further information about terms and conditions as well as data protection on https://www.google.com/policies/privacy/
The processing of personal data through Google Analytics is based on Article 6 (1) lit. f GDPR. Purpose and our legitimate interest are analysis of the use of our websites as well as improved functionality.
On our Website, we may link to other websites by third parties. Such websites by third parties are governed by the provisions and privacy policies of the respective third party offering the content behind those links. We do not actively check such links and external content unless required by applicable laws.
Who we share your data with?
We do not sell your data to any third party.
How long we retain your data
If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize 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
Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.
How we protect your data
In order to ensure the best possible protection of your data, the Website is offered via a secure SSL connection and third party software “Site Lock Security”
The security of your Personal Information is important to us, but remember that no method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure. While we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your Personal Information, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.
What data breach procedures we have in place
We used third party software to protect the data on this website. However, if the data breach or any such activities identified, we follow the necessary steps to recover based on the terms and conditions of the third-party software. Also, If a data breach is detected, we will notify users both via the site and email newsletter within 72 hours.
What third parties we receive data from
At present, we did not receive any data from third parties other than analytics information discuss above. We will update if anything in future.
What automated decision making and/or profiling we do with user data
We do not use automated decision-making. Regarding profiling, we use the tracking tool Google Analytics. For further information about our use of Google Analytics see section II. 3. – “Google Analytics”.
Industry regulatory disclosure requirements
We have no industry regulatory disclosures.