Privacy Policy

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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.

An anonymized string created from your email address (also called a hash) may be provided to the Gravatar service to see if you are using it. The Gravatar service privacy policy is available here: After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.


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-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 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.

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.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

Who we share your data with

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

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.

Third party links may include links to third-party websites or services for your convenience and information. Please be aware that when you click on these links, you will be redirected to external websites that are beyond our control. These third-party websites may have their own privacy policies, terms of service, and data collection practices that differ from those of

We do not endorse or make any representations about these third-party websites, and we cannot be held responsible for the privacy practices, content, or security of these sites. We encourage you to review the privacy policies of any external websites you visit to understand how they collect, use, and share your information. may also engage in affiliate marketing programs that involve linking to third-party websites. If you click on an affiliate link and make a purchase on the linked website, we may earn a commission from that transaction. However, this does not affect your privacy rights or the way your personal information is handled by

We take the privacy of our users seriously and strive to protect your personal information while you are on our platform. If you have any concerns or questions about the privacy practices related to third-party links or any other aspect of our website, please don’t hesitate to contact us using the information provided in our full Privacy Policy. Your trust is important to us, and we are committed to providing a safe and secure online experience for our users.

Where your data is sent

Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.