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Comment Policy

When you leave a comment on our blog, we collect the information you enter in the comment form. This includes your IP address and browser details, which help us in detecting and preventing spam.

We use a unique identifier (hash) created from your email address to check if you are using the Gravatar service. Your profile picture, if you use Gravatar, will be publicly displayed alongside your comment once it is approved. To understand how Gravatar handles your data, you can review their privacy policy here.

Uploading Images

Be cautious when uploading images to our website. If your images contain embedded location data (EXIF GPS), other visitors might be able to extract this information. To protect your privacy, it’s best to remove such data before uploading.

Cookie Usage

We use cookies to enhance your experience on our site. If you leave a comment, you can opt to save your name, email, and website in cookies, so you won’t need to re-enter this information next time. These cookies last for one year.

Visiting our login page triggers a temporary cookie to check if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie doesn’t hold personal data and is removed when you close your browser.

Logging in sets cookies to remember your login info and display preferences, lasting two days to a year. Selecting “Remember Me” keeps you logged in for two weeks. Logging out removes these cookies.

Editing or publishing an article sets a cookie in your browser for one day, indicating the post ID of the article you edited, without storing personal data.

Embedded Content

Articles on our site may include content (like videos, images, articles) from other websites. This content behaves as if you visited the source website, which might collect your data, use cookies, or track your interaction, especially if you’re logged in to their site.

Data Sharing

Your IP address is included in password reset emails, should you request one.

Data Retention

Comments and their metadata are stored indefinitely for recognition and approval of follow-up comments. We store user-registered information (excluding username changes) in their profiles, accessible and editable by both users and website administrators.

Your Rights Over Your Data

If you have an account or have left comments, you can request an export of your personal data we hold, including data you’ve provided. You can also ask us to erase your personal data, except for data we’re required to keep for administrative, legal, or security reasons.

Data Processing

We check visitor comments via an automated spam detection service.

This privacy policy aims to be clear and user-friendly. If you have any questions or concerns about how we handle your data, please feel free to contact us.