What details we gather and how it’s used
When a visitor leaves a comment on our site, the data shown in the comments form is collected, as well as the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to assist with detecting spam. After a comment is approved your profile picture is visible to the public in connection to your comment.
If you upload pictures to our website, please refrain from uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) added. Any visitors to the site can download and obtain any location data from pictures on this website.
How cookies work on our website
If you decide to leave a comment on our site you might opt-in to keeping your name, email address and website in cookies. These are specifically for your benefit in order for you to not be required to fill in your details repeatedly when leaving another comment. These cookies will remain for one year.
Information regarding content embedded from other websites
Some articles within this site may incorporate embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from another site will perform in an identical manner as if the website visitor has visited the other site.
How long we keep your information
When leaving e a comment, that comment and its metadata are preserved indefinitely. This is for us to identify and approve any new comments automatically rather than keeping them in a moderation queue for approval.
For users that list their businesses on our site, we also store the private information that has been provided in their business profile. Website managers can see and edit that information.
What rights you have over your retained information
If you have a business listing on this site or have provided any comments, you may request that we delete any personal details we hold concerning you. This excludes any data we are required to keep for regulatory, legal, or security reasons.
Where we send your details
Website guest comments can be verified via an automatic spam detection service.