We are committed to ensuring compliance with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and protecting the privacy rights of our users. The GDPR is a comprehensive data protection law that applies to the collection, processing, and storage of personal data of individuals within the European Union (EU). As part of our dedication to privacy, we have implemented appropriate technical and organizational measures to safeguard the personal information we collect.
Under the GDPR, individuals have certain rights regarding their personal data, including the right to access, rectify, restrict processing, and erase their personal information. We are committed to upholding these rights and provide mechanisms for users to exercise their rights in relation to their personal data.
We will only collect and process personal information in a lawful and transparent manner, with a legitimate purpose and with the consent of the individual whenever required. We will never sell, rent, or share personal data with third parties without explicit consent, except as necessary to fulfill our services or comply with legal obligations.
Personal Recognition Information
In relation to the activities, services, features, or resources we offer on our website, we may gather personal identification information from Users through various means. Users have the option to visit our site anonymously. We will only collect personal identification information if Users voluntarily provide such information to us. It is important to note that Users can choose not to disclose their personal identification information, except that this decision may limit their participation in certain activities on our website.
Non-personal Recognition Information
Whenever Users engage with our website, we may gather non-personal identification information. This information does not personally identify Users and may consist of details such as the browser name, computer type, technical information regarding the Users’ method of connection to our website (such as the operating system used and the Internet service providers utilized), and other similar data. It is important to note that this information is not linked to any personally identifiable information and is solely collected for statistical purposes and to enhance the overall user experience on our site.
We are dedicated to adhering to the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) and protecting the privacy rights of our users. The CCPA is a comprehensive privacy law that grants California residents certain rights and control over their personal information. We recognize the importance of privacy and have implemented measures to ensure compliance with the CCPA.
As part of our commitment to privacy, we inform California residents about the categories of personal information we collect, the purposes for which we use this information, and the third parties with whom we may share it. We also provide individuals with the right to access, delete, and opt-out of the sale of their personal information.
We do not sell personal information to third parties for monetary value. However, we may share personal information with trusted service providers and partners to fulfill services or improve user experience. These disclosures are made in compliance with the CCPA and with appropriate safeguards in place to protect personal information.
Our website may feature advertisements or other content that includes links to the websites and services of our partners, suppliers, advertisers, sponsors, licensors, and other third parties. It’s important to note that we do not have control over the content or links that appear on these external sites, and we are not responsible for the practices employed by websites linked to or from our site. Additionally, these third-party sites or services, along with their content and links, may undergo frequent changes. They may also have their own distinct privacy policies and customer service practices. When you browse and interact with any other website, including those that are linked to our site, you are subject to the terms and policies of that specific website.
Image credit conformity
To ensure compliance with image usage, we typically utilize images that are either freely available or obtained through proper licensing from reputable sources such as Canva, unsplash, Freepik, Pixabay, and similar platforms and for vector graphics we uses adobe illustrator,photoshop or canva software. When it comes to product images, we gather and employ them from various sources, including the Amazon product advertising API, manufacturers, and select affiliate networks.
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-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.
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.
Where your data is sent
Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.
If you have any questions about this Policy, please contact us.