Like many other Web sites, TheBlogMetrics.com makes use of log files. The information inside the log files includes internet protocol ( IP ) addresses, type of browser, Internet Service Provider ( ISP ), date/time stamp, referring/exit pages, and the number of clicks to analyze trends, administer the site, track users movement around the site, and gather demographic information. IP addresses and other such information are not linked to any information that is personally identifiable.
Cookies and Web Beacons
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We suggest consulting the Help section of your browser or taking a look at the About Cookies website which offers guidance for all modern browsers.
What personal data we collect and why we collect it
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.
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.
When you use any contact forms on this site, we may capture personal data such as your name and email addresses. We may use this detail for a certain period for customer service purposes, but you do not use the information submitted to them for marketing purposes.
If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to save 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 have an account and you log in to this site, 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.
On this site, we use Google Analytics track users. You can find more about them here: https://www.google.com/analytics/terms/us.html
Who we share your data with
We do not share or disclose your personal data to third parties unless otherwise stated below.
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 we send your data
Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.
The Blog Metrics
We may use some of the data for commercial purposes
How we protect your data
We use the latest security systems such as two-factor authentication, SSL encryption, strong passwords to ensure your personal data is safe.
What data breach procedures we have in place
In case of a data breach, we make sure to contact and let you know immediately.
What third parties we receive data from
We may receive data from third-party advertisers.
What automated decision making and/or profiling we do with user data
We do not use any automated decision making or profiling with user data
Industry regulatory disclosure requirements
We may receive compensations from the companies whose products we promote on this site. However, as an affiliate, we try our best to promote quality products.