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Privacy Policy

This Privacy Policy is intended to help you understand what information we collect, why we collect it, and how you can update, manage, export, and delete your information.

When visiting our website:, you trust us with your information. We understand that this is a big responsibility and we work hard to protect your information and keep you in control.


When you leave a comment, we collect data by form, your IP address, and sequence of actions to help detect spam.

Your email will be encrypted and can be provided to Gravatar for inspection. The privacy policy of the Gravatar service is available here: Once approved, your profile picture will be publicly visible in that comment segment.


If you upload images, uploading images with location data (EXIF GPS) should be avoided. Visitors can download and extract any location data from that photo.

Cookies/ Tracking

If you leave a comment, you can choose to save your name, email, and website in cookies. This saves you from having to fill in your details again when you comment further. These cookies will survive for a year.

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

When you log in, we will also set some cookies to save your login information and the choices displayed on your screen. The login cookie lasts for two days, and the screen preference cookie lasts for one year. If you select “Remember credentials,” your credentials will last for two weeks. If you sign out of your account, the login cookie is deleted.

If you edit or submit an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie does not include personal data, but only indicates the post ID of the post. It will expire after 1 day.

Embed content from other websites

Articles on this website may include embedded content (videos, images, articles,…). Embedded content works in exactly the same way as if you had visited that website.

Those websites may collect data about you, use cookies, add tracking from third parties, and monitor your interactions with such embedded content, including tracking your interactions with the embedded content if you have an account and log in to that website.

Who we share with your data

If you request a password reset, your IP address will be sent in the reset email.

How long we keep your data

If you leave a comment, its data will be retained indefinitely. It helps us automatically recognize and approve your comments instead of waiting for moderation.

For registered users (if applicable), we also store the personal information they provide in the user profile. All users can view, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except for usernames). Administrators can also view and edit that information.

What rights do you have over your data

If you have an account or have left comments, you can request to receive an export file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also ask us to delete any of this personal data. Except for data that we must hold for administrative, legal, or security purposes.

Where do we send your data

Your comments can be checked through an automated spam detection service.