Who we are
This is the personal blog of Gerald Zojer, under the address of: https://gerald-zojer.com/blog.
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.
When visitors use the contact form on the site we collect the data shown in the contact form form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.
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.
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.
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.
This site uses Matomo for creating visitor statistics. Matomo gathers anonymous data of how people are using this site, e.g. details of page views etc. We do not use tracking to gather personal information of our visitors, and the IP addresses of visitors are being anonymised. The statistics we get help us, to optimize the page and to discover errors (e.g. broken links). If you do not want your visit being tracked, you can opt-out of being tracked by Matomo below. If you have set the “do-not-track” option in your browser, this step is not necessary.
Who we share your data with
We do not share any of your data with a third party, however, we do use third party services which might collect data independently of us.
Third party services we use
When you visit our websites we use the following third party services which may collect personal data:
|Akismet||To protect our comment form from spam.||link|
|To allow you sharing or liking our sites.||link|
|Google+||To allow you sharing our site.||link|
|Specificfeeds||To allow you following this site through email.||link|
|To allow you tweeting about our site or to follow us.||link|
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 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.
Your contact information
You can contact us through our contact form.