Last Updated: [24/12/2023]

Welcome to [Playdepo.net] (the “Website”). Your privacy is important to us, and we are committed to protecting your personal information. This Privacy Policy is designed to help you understand how we collect, use, disclose, and safeguard your information. By using our Website, you consent to the practices described in this Privacy Policy.

1. Information We Collect

1.1 Personal Information: When visitors leave comments on the site, we collect the data shown in the comments form, along with 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. After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.

1.2 Non-Personal Information: We may also collect non-personal information such as [describe the types of non-personal information collected, e.g., browser type, IP address, etc.].

2. How We Collect Information

We collect information through [describe the methods of collection, e.g., website forms, cookies, analytics tools, etc.].

3. Use of Information

We use the collected information for [describe the purposes of data processing, e.g., providing services, improving user experience, marketing, etc.].

4. Information Sharing

We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer your personal information to outside parties unless we provide you with advance notice, or as required by law.

5. Advertising and Affiliate Marketing

5.1 AdSense: We use Google AdSense to display advertisements on our Website. AdSense may use cookies to personalize content and ads, provide social media features, and analyze our traffic. Google’s use of advertising cookies enables it and its partners to serve ads based on your visit to our site and/or other sites on the Internet. You may opt-out of personalized advertising by visiting the Google Ad Settings page.

5.2 Affiliate Marketing: We participate in affiliate marketing programs, which means we may earn commissions on purchases made through links on our site. This comes at no additional cost to you. Our editorial content is not influenced by affiliate partnerships. We only recommend products and services that we genuinely believe will be of value to you.

6. Data Security

We implement a variety of security measures to maintain the safety of your personal information. However, no method of transmission over the internet is entirely secure, and we cannot guarantee absolute security.

7. 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.

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.

8. Your Rights

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.

8.1 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.

8.2 Where your data is sent

Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.

8.3 How long we retain your data

If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognise 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.

9.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.

9.1 Media

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.