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Who we are
ChargeBlog is run by Michael Charge and is a hobby blog run by a single individual. The web address is: http://hntdaab.co.uk/blog.
What personal data we collect and why we collect it
The site collects limited amounts of data from users of this site. Further details are found below
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. This information is sent to Disqus.
The following cookies are used on the site:
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.
The sites analytics are handled by Jetpack. This only stores standard, limited information on a user, such as geo-location data, clicks and referral locations.
Some third party providers are used for functionality on the site. These are listed below, along with links to their Privacy Policies:
Smush: Smush sends images to the WPMU DEV servers to optimise them for web use. This includes the transfer of EXIF data. The EXIF data will either be stripped or returned as it is. It is not stored on the WPMU DEV servers.
Smush uses a third-party email service (Drip) to send informational emails to the site administrator. The administrator’s email address is sent to Drip and a cookie is set by the service. Only administrator information is collected by Drip.
Akismet: We collect information about visitors who comment on Sites that use our Akismet anti-spam service. The information we collect depends on how the User sets up Akismet for the Site, but typically includes the commenter’s IP address, user agent, referrer, and Site URL (along with other information directly provided by the commenter such as their name, username, email address, and the comment itself).
How long we retain your data
If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognise and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.
If you subscribe to the newsletter, your subscription information is kept as long as you are receiving emails. When you unsubscribe the data is removed.
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.
Any comments posted to this site can be deleted via the site or by contacting the administrator
Where we send your data
Comments are stored via Disqus
Limited data relating to your interaction with the adverts on the site are passed to Google Adsense
Amazon Affiliates: ChargeBlog is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to amazon.com or amazon.co.uk .
Your contact information
If you have any privacy related issues, please contact me using the Contact Me link in the top bar or using the details below:
michaelcharge [at] hntdaab.co.uk