Use of Information: We use the information we collect to provide you with the requested services, personalize your experience, improve our website and services, communicate with you, and send you relevant marketing materials. We may also use the information for internal research and analysis purposes.
Information Sharing: We do not sell, trade, or rent your personal information to third parties. However, we may share your information with trusted service providers who assist us in operating our website and delivering our services. We may also disclose your information if required by law or to protect our rights and interests.
Data Security: We implement industry-standard security measures to protect your information from unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration, or destruction. However, no data transmission over the Internet or electronic storage system is completely secure. While we strive to protect your information, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.
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 review the privacy policies of those websites before providing any personal information.
Children’s Privacy: Our website and services are not intended for children under the age of 13. We do not knowingly collect personal information from individuals under 13 years of age. If we discover that we have unintentionally collected information from a child, we will promptly delete it.
Your Choices: You have the right to review, update, or delete the personal information we hold about you. You can also choose to opt out of receiving marketing communications from us. Please contact us using the information provided below to exercise these rights.
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 into 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.
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.
If you request a password reset, your IP address will be included in the reset email.
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.
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.
Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.