Privacy Policy

Who we are

Our website address is https://hazelyee.com. The contact email is [email protected].

What personal data we collect and why we collect it

WordPress 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.

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.

f 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.

Facebook comments

The website embeds Facebook Comments plugin to allow you to leave comments on our website using your Facebook account. This plugin may collect your IP address, your web browser User Agent, store and retrieve cookies on your browser, embed additional tracking, and monitor your interaction with the commenting interface, including correlating your Facebook account with whatever action you take within the interface (such as “liking” someone’s comment, replying to other comments) if you are logged into Facebook. For more information about how this data may be used, please see Facebook’s data privacy policy: https://www.facebook.com/about/privacy/update

Contact forms

When a user submits a message from the contact form, the user is required to include the first name, last name and email so we can get in touch with the user in time.

Mailing lists or newsletters

We used third-party service to collect email via form and pop-up. Information collected is used to send out newsletters to those who subscribed for marketing purposes. Users who subscribed to the newsletter are free to unsubscribe via the link underneath the newsletter.

The third-party service acts as our data controller to collect and process the information, therefore certain data will be collected by the third-party service, click here for more information on third-party service’s Privacy Policy.

Cookies

The third-party service use cookies in our site as well as pixel tags (also known as web beacons) in our email campaign for the purpose of performance tracking, click here for more information about the third-party’s Cookie Statement.

Social Media Buttons

Third-party services are used to serves our users with social media buttons, information (e.g. browsers information, cookies, IP addresses, etc) is collected for the purpose of analyzing the performance of each individual content, click here for more information about what type of personal information is collected and how personal information is used in the third-party service.

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 third-party analytics such as Google and Jetpack to collect data (e.g. HTTP requests, browsers/system information, first-party cookies, etc.). This is to monitor web performance and ensure that we provide the best user experience. Click for more information on how Google handles your data in Google Privacy and Terms and Safeguarding your data. Click here for more information on the Cookie Policy for Jetpack.

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.

My contact information

For more information, email me at [email protected].

How Privacy Policy’s update is notified

If there is a Privacy Policy’s update, site visitors will be notified via notification on the homepage, and via email for newsletter subscribers.

Effective date: 02/11/2020