Who we are
Our website address is: https://www.difference101.com.
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.
Our contact form doesn’t use user cookies and doesn’t store any submitted data, as well as the additional user details such as IP Address or User-Agent, which are not collected. All submitted data will be sent directly to our email address.
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.
Who we share your data with
Normally we don’t share any personal information that you submit within our website, however, some submitted information, like comments, the login details may be checked through automated spam and fraud detection services.
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.
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.
Our contact information
If you have any questions or requests, you can always contact us at [email protected]
How we protect your data
We try to collect user information only if there is a need, like when you’re leaving a comment on our website. Also, we try to anonymize all personally identifiable information, before using in analytics. We have protected servers and different monitoring systems in place.
What data breach procedures we have in place
In the case of a data breach, we will inform all concerned users with detailed information.
What third parties we receive data from
We may receive data from analytics services as well as different security and spam prevention services.
What automated decision making and/or profiling we do with user data
We may use user data to detect and prevent unauthorized access, fraud or spam.