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 contains no personal data and will be deleted when you close your browser.
When you log in, some cookies will be set to save 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. At the end of the session, the 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 have just edited. Expires after 1 day.
Embedded content from other websites
Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g., videos, images, articles, etc.). The embedded content of other websites behaves as if the user visited those websites.
Who your data is shared with.
If you request a password reset, your IP address will be included in the reset email.
How long your data is retained
If you leave a comment, it and its metadata are saved indefinitely. This is so that you can automatically recognize and approve any subsequent comments, rather than putting them in a moderation queue.
For users who register on our website (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 of not being able to change their username). Site administrators can also view and edit this information.
What rights do you have over 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 stored about you, including any personal data you have indicated. You can also request that the saved data be deleted. This does not include any personal data that is mandatory for administrative, legal or security purposes.
Where your data is sent
Visitor comments can be verified through an automatic spam detection service.