Privacy Policy

Who we are

My name is Paul and I am author of a personal blog www.geekypeak.com. You can contact me through contact form or via email: paul[at]geekypeak.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. After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.

Contact forms

When visitors write via www.geekypeak.com contact form we collect data shown in the contact form. Google ReCAPTCHA service is used in order to recognize and block spam and abuse messages.

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.

www.geekypeak.com is using Google Analytics, a service which uses cookies.

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 tracing your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

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.

Data collected by Google Analytics

www.geekypeak.com is using Google Analytics, a service which uses cookies and collect anonymous data. Statistical reports generated by this service helps us understand how this website is used.

Google Privacy Policy can be found here.

How Google uses cookies?

You can Access and manage your Google Account privacy and security settings here.

What rights you have over your data

If you have left comments on www.geekypeak.com, 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.

How we protect your data

WordPress system, used in www.geekypeak.com is regularly updated, as well as plugins used.

Secure communication protocol HTTPS is installed for website (the communication between visitor computer and server is encrypted).

Security plugins are used, to help reduce the risk of website being hacked.

Remarks

This privacy policy is subject to be changed or updated.