Privacy Policy

 

Who we are

Our website address is: http://effectiveactivist.com.

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, 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 Gravatar service privacy policy is available here: https://automattic.com/privacy/. After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.

Contact forms

If you fill out our contact form, you may provide your name and email address. We will save your name and email address so we can reply to you, but we will not use your information for marketing purposes or sell your information to anyone for any reason.

Cookies

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.

We use cookies to analyze user activity in order to improve the site. Please see the Analytics section below for full details. 

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.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional 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.

Analytics

We use Google Analytics in order to analyze user activity to improve the site. Google Analytics uses cookies and will collect information about your browser type, server, and which pages on our website you visit. For more information, visit the page “How Google uses data when you use our partners’ sites or apps,” located at www.google.com/policies/privacy/partners.

If you would like to opt-out of having cookies placed for the purpose of Google Analytics, you can download the opt-out browser add-on at tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.

Who we share your data with

Google Analytics collects some data about your site visit. We will not share any data we collect or receive with anyone. 

How long we retain your data

Google Analytics retains your data. If you fill out a contact form and leave your name and email address, we will save this information for our records only. We will not sell or give this information to anyone else for any reason.

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.