Who we are
Our website address is: https://newsnips.info.
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
https://automattic.com/privacy/. 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.
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.
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
If you request a password reset, your IP address will be included in the
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 your data is sent
Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.