- What personally identifiable information is collected from you through the website, how it is used and with whom it may be shared.
- What choices are available to you regarding the use of your data.
- How you can correct any inaccuracies in the information.
- The security procedures in place to protect the misuse of your information.
Information Collection, Use, and Sharing
I am the sole owner of the information collected on this website. I only have access to/collect information that you voluntarily give via comments made by you, email, contact via the contact form, your subscription to the newsletter or other direct contact from you.
I will not sell or rent the personal information collected on this website to anyone.
I will use your information to respond to you regarding the reason you contacted me.
This website and your information is hosted by Green Hosting on servers located in the United Kingdom.
Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.
This website uses the Akismet ant-spam service. Akismet collects information about visitors who leave comments. The information collected typically includes the commenter’s IP address, user agent, referrer, and Site URL along with other information directly provided by the commenter such as their name, username, email address, and the comment itself.
Your Access to and Control Over Information
At any time, you can do the following via the contact form on the website:
The above rights over your data do not extend to include any data I am obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.
When you leave comments on the website, the data shown in the comments form is collected along with your IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.
This website is not utilising the Gravatar service and so there will be no profile picture of you appearing alongside any comment you make.
If you subscribe to the newsletter via the form provided, your name and email address will be collected to allow me to send newsletters to you in future.
If you leave a comment on the Time is Sliding website 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.
Embedded content from other websites
Articles on this website may include embedded content or links to external content (e.g. videos, music, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.
How long I retain your data
If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so I can recognise and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.
Newsletter subscriptions and emails received via the contact form are kept indefinitely unless you unsubscribe or request the deletion of emails.
Wherever sensitive information is collected from you, it is encrypted and transmitted to me in a secure way. You can verify this by looking for a lock icon in the address bar and looking for “https” at the beginning of the address of the web page. You will see that all pages of this website have this security measure.