Privacy Policy


Cookies & Comments

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. Comments may also be checked through an automated spam detection service.

If leaving a comment on the site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you don’t need to refill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for up to one year.

If vising the login page, a temporary cookie will be set 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, several cookies will save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last up to a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for up to two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.

Ads from third party vendors, including Google, use cookies to serve ads based on a user’s prior visits to this website and/or other websites on the Internet. Google’s use of advertising cookies enables it and its partners to serve ads to you based on your visit to this site and/or other sites on the Internet. Users may opt out of personalized advertising by visiting Ads Settings. Users may also opt out of third-party vendors’ use of cookies for personalized advertising by visiting www.aboutads.info.

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 same way as if the visitor has visited the other site. These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

How long your data is held

If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is available to others and help in recognizing and approving any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.

For users that register on this site, personal information provided will be stored in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their own information at any time (except their username). If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request an exported file of the personal data held or that your data be erased. This does not include any data kept for administrative, legal, or security purposes.

Ads

This website uses Google Adsense to display advertisements. Third party vendors, including Google, use cookies to serve ads based on a user’s prior visits to this or other websites. Google’s use of advertising cookies enables it and its partners to serve ads to your users based on their visit to this and/or other sites on the Internet. You may opt out of personalized advertising by visiting Ads Settings. You can also opt out of a third-party vendor’s use of cookies for personalized advertising by visiting www.aboutads.info.

This website also has sponsored links, including Amazon Associate where we earn from qualifying purchases at no cost to you at regular cost and sometimes at a discount to you.