Privacy Policy

Who we are

manuelcaserotti.com respects the privacy of every individual who visits https://manuelcaserotti.com (“Website”) and / or uses its Services. This Privacy Policy is our commitment to transparency in communicating how we collect, use and disclose information that is collected from you, your website visitor and / or customer, as well as the choices you have regarding information.

Our privacy policy has been written in layman’s terms and simplified to be concise, truthful and accurate. This policy outlines what personal data we collect and why we collect it.

Comments

When visitors leave comments on the site, we collect the data shown in the comments form as well as the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to facilitate spam detection.

An anonymized string created from your email address (otherwise called a hash) can be provided to the Gravatar service to see if you are using it. The Gravatar service privacy policy is available here: https://automattic.com/privacy/. After your comment is approved, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.

Media

If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images that include embedded location data (EXIF GPS). Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.

Contact form

When you send us a message via our contact form, we ask for your e-mail address and your name. This information is not used for marketing purposes and is simply used to respond to any inquiries you may have. We do not store this information.

Cookie

If you leave a comment on our site, you can choose to save your name, email address and website in cookies. They are used for your convenience so that you don’t have to re-enter your details when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.

If you visit the login page, a temporary cookie will be set to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is deleted when you close your browser.

When you log in, several cookies will be set to save your login information and your screen display options. Login cookies last for two days and screen options cookies last for one 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 does not include personal data, but simply indicates the ID of the article just edited. It expires after 1 day.

To read the Cookie Policy click here.

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 exactly the same way as if the visitor had visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, integrate additional third-party tracking and monitor your interaction with them, including tracking your interaction with embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to those websites.

Analytics

To understand where our visitors come from and how many users visit our website every day, month, year, etc. We use a software called Google Analytics e. This software provides us with your IP address and some generalized Geo-IP information. Your IP address is anonymous for added security and anonymity. For example, instead of a specific IP like 192.168.100.200, your IP is displayed as 192.168.XXX.XXX. For more information, see Google’s privacy policy.

Who we share your data with

We do not share your data with third parties unless otherwise specified.

How long do we keep your data

If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are kept indefinitely. This is how we can automatically recognize and approve any subsequent comments instead of keeping them in a moderation queue.

For users who 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 their username which they cannot change). Website administrators can also see and edit this information.

What rights do you have on your data

If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request to receive a file exported from the site with the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we delete all personal data concerning you. This does not include any data that we are required to keep for administrative, legal or security purposes.

Where we send your data

Your data is not sent to anyone but simply stored in a database on our SiteGround server. Check out SiteGround’s privacy policy for more information.

Please understand that visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service. This helps reduce inbound spam and keeps comments relevant.

How we protect your data

We keep your data secure by using up-to-date encryption services provided by our WebHost, SiteGround. All stored data is actively monitored for breaches and kept safe from hackers or potential threats.

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

What procedures we have in place to prevent data breaches

If for any reason at any time your information is breached, we will promptly notify visitors to our website within 15 days. This will be done by email to those who have left comments on our website as this is the only way we have to contact you as we do not collect anything other than anonymous IP addresses, names and email addresses.

Changes to our privacy policy

We keep our privacy policy under regular review and will post any updates on this website. This privacy policy was last updated on November 16, 2020.

Contact information

If you need to contact us, use our contact form or send an email to info@manuelcaserotti.com