Privacy Policy

Who we are

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What personal data we collect and why we collect it


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.

Contact forms


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

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 we send your data

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

Your contact information

The common data we will collect using these services would be:-

  • Full Name
  • Email address

Additional information

  • IP Address
  • Postal Addresses (only where applicable)
  • Contact Phone numbers (only where applicable)

For more information on the third party services and the collection, storage and accessibility of information please review their individual privacy policies.

MailerLite Privacy Policy

Google Privacy Policy

How will the information be used?

We may use the information collected from you as follows.

  1. To improve our website, products or services in order to serve you better.
  2. To send periodic emails regarding your order or other products and services.
  3. To communicate with you regarding recently updated blogs, to which you have subscribed or shown interest.
  4. To send you Newsletters, you have signed up for.
  5. To contact you for market research purposes if you have consented to this.

We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your personal information for their own marketing purposes. We may disclose your personal data only if required by law.

Your rights under the GDPR

Under the GDPR you receive the following rights (Please note that your rights may be limited and subject to restrictions in certain situations)

  • To request access to your personal information (enables you to receive a copy of the personal information we hold about you). With most software we use you will normally be given a unique login or link to access the information we hold on you, however if this is not the case you can always contact us for this direct and we will send this back to you by email within 40 days.
  • To request correction of the personal information that we hold about you (enabling you to have any incomplete or inaccurate information we hold about you corrected). With most software we use you will normally be given a unique login or link to access the information we hold on you, however if this is not the case you can always send us the correct information and we will update our records.
  • To request erasure of your personal information. (This enables you to ask us to delete or remove personal information where there is no good reason for us continuing to process it) With most software we use you will normally be given an option of unsubscribing or requesting erasure, however if this is not the case you can always send this request direct to us.
  • To object to processing of your personal information where we are relying on a legitimate interest (or those of a third party) and there is something about your particular situation which makes you want to object to processing on this ground. You also have the right to object where we are processing your personal information for direct marketing purposes. With most software we use you will normally be given an option of objecting, unsubscribing or erasure, however if this is not the case you can always contact us directly on this.
  • To request the restriction of processing of your personal information (enabling you to ask us to suspend the processing of personal information about you). With most software we use you will normally be given different options for restricting or clarifying the extent of consent, however if this is not the case you can always contact us directly on this.
  • To request the transfer of your personal information to another party.

If you need to contact us directly on any of the above you can do so by sending us your request by email to [email protected]

How we use cookies

A cookie is a small file which asks permission to be placed on your computer’s hard drive. Once you agree, the file is added and the cookie helps analyze web traffic or lets you know when you visit a particular site. Cookies allow web applications to respond to you as an individual. The web application can tailor its operations to your needs, likes and dislikes by gathering and remembering information about your preferences.

We use traffic log cookies to identify which pages are being used and to track links to affiliate sites. This helps us analyze data about web page traffic and improve our website in order to tailor it to customer needs. We only use this information for statistical and analysis purposes.

Overall, cookies help us provide you with a better website, by enabling us to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not. A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the individual data you choose to share with us.  IP addresses may also be collected by way of tracking referrals to other sites that may be advertised.

You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. However, this may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website.

Links to other websites

Our website may contain links to other websites of interest. However, once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over that other website.

Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.

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