Privacy Policy

The European Union (EU) has a comprehensive and stringent privacy law, known as the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), which came into effect on May 25, 2018. The GDPR emphasizes transparency, security, and accountability by data controllers, while giving individuals control over their personal data.

In light of GDPR, let’s adapt your Privacy Policy to comply with its key principles:

Privacy Policy (In Compliance with GDPR)


1. Introduction

Our website,, is committed to protecting and respecting your privacy in accordance with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).

2. Data Collection and Purpose

– Comments: When you comment, we gather data shown in the form, your IP, and browser details for spam detection. Gravatar checks an anonymized email hash. After approval, your profile image is public.

– Media: Do not upload images with location (EXIF GPS) to prevent others from extracting this data.

– Contact Forms and Cookies: For comments, you can opt to save your name, email, and website in cookies, which are stored for a year. Other cookies monitor your browser’s acceptance (temporary), login data (two days), and display settings (one year).

– Embedded Content: Engaging with embedded content (e.g., videos) is as if visiting the source site, which may use cookies or track interactions.

3. Data Analytics and Sharing

– Analytics: We use [Specify the analytics tool] in compliance with GDPR.

– Data Retention: We retain comments and metadata indefinitely. Registered user data is accessible to the user. Admins can also view and modify this data.

4. Your Rights

Under GDPR, you have the right to:
– Access: See the personal data we hold.
– Rectification: Correct any inaccurate personal data.
– Erasure: Request deletion of personal data.
– Restriction: Limit data processing.
– Portability: Receive a copy of your data in a readable format.
– Objection: Object to data processing for direct marketing.

5. Data Management

– Transfer: Comments undergo spam detection.

– Protection: We have implemented measures to protect against unauthorized access, loss, misuse, or alteration of your personal data.

– Breach Measures: In case of a breach, we’ll notify affected users and relevant authorities within 72 hours, as mandated by GDPR.

– Third-Party Data: We do not share your data with third parties, unless it’s necessary for service provision or mandated by law.

6. Regulatory Disclosures

We adhere to GDPR and other relevant EU and member state regulations.

7. Contact

For queries, objections, or GDPR-related rights, please contact