Privacy policy

Who i am

My website address is: https://www.mechanicalwonders.net. I lead the blog about mechanisms making.

What personal data we collect and why we collect it

Providing personal data is always voluntary, but it is necessary to add a comment on the blog or contact the Administrator.

We collect from site visitors when user comment personal data like name, email address, IP address.

The Service ensures the protection of the Personal Data provided by the Client against access by third parties and their disclosure, provided that in certain situations the disclosure of Personal Data may take place for reasons prescribed by law.

The website collects users’ data in order for the website to function properly.

Personal data is not just created by a user’s interactions with your site. Personal data is also generated from technical processes such as cookies, analytics, and third party embeds.

By default WordPress does not collect any personal data about visitors.

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.

The user can request the deletion of their comments, which will remove their data from the database.

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.

Contact forms

We keep contact form submissions for a certain period for customer service purposes, but we do not use the information submitted through them for marketing purposes.

Cookies

Website creates session cookies for usual visitors. These cookies do not contain visitor personal data. They are only used for the proper functioning of the website.

You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser. In such a situation, the use of the website by the User may be hindered.

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.

How long we retain your data

If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. We can recognize and approve  follow-up comments after moderation.

What rights you have over your data

You can 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.

Patreon features in this website

In order to enable you to use this website with Patreon services, we save certain functionally important Patreon information about you in this website if you log in with Patreon.

These include your Patreon user id, Patreon username, your first, last names and your vanity name. Additionally, the id of your campaign at Patreon and your campaign’s Patreon URL are also saved.

If you request that your data be deleted from this website, this data will also be deleted and Patreon functionality will not work. You would need to register on this website and log in to this website with Patreon again in order to re-populate this data and have Patreon functionality working again.