Privacy Policy

  • When you read my blog, and/or use my services, you trust me with your information. This Privacy Policy is meant to help you understand what data I collect, why I collect, and what I do with it.
  • This is important, I hope you will take time to read it carefully. And remember, you can always contact me on the details provided at bottom of this page for any questions about protecting your privacy and security at ny Website..

PROMISE TO KEEP

Only if required, I collect your information with your consent; I only collect the minimum amount of information that is necessary to operate my Website and/Or software and services; I don't sell or share your information with anyone else.

Easy to read Privacy Policy

I share my learning with the community via my website, and there might be cases where you would need to submit some of your personal information to let me contact you and provide assistance.
Here I have put details about your personal data I may collect, what do I do with it and other related information in an easy to read manner, I did't hire any consultant or lawyer to write it, and hopefully you won't need one either to read and easily understand it.

Comments

When visitors leave comments on my site I 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.

Media

If you upload images to my 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

When/if you fill up any form on my website, it’ll usually as you to provide some information which I can use to better serve you, for e.g Your Name, IP Address, Country, Email ID, Product and/or Service you are using.

You will be required to provide your consent before submitting any information to me via these contact forms.

Cookies

If you leave a comment on my 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 have an account and you log in to my site, I 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, I 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.

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.

Google Extensions

I also publish Google Add On (e.g Google Sheet Add on) to share my experience to help the community to Google users, when you use these extensions, Google sign-in will authenticate your identity and provide you the option to share certain personal information with me such as your email address only in a few cases. if acquired, the information you provide is held in strict confidence as mentioned in this privacy policy.

I would also recommend you to read out Google’s privacy policy at https://policies.google.com/privacy to read more about it.

Miscellaneous

As is true of most websites, I might gather certain non-personal statistical information automatically and store it in cookies and log files. This information includes internet protocol (IP) addresses, browser version, operating system, date/time stamp, and other interactions with the application. I might use this information to analyze trends, to identify potential cases of abuse and to help diagnose technical problems.

Social Media Features

My website includes social media features, such as the Facebook “Like” button. These features may collect your IP address and the page you are visiting on my website. It may also set a cookie to enable the features to function properly. Social media features are either hosted by a third party or hosted directly on my website. Your interactions with these features are governed by the privacy policy of the company providing it.

I use Google Analytics to analyze user behavior on my website, and I will recommend you to read their privacy policy at https://support.google.com/analytics/answer/6004245?hl=en

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.

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.

For users that fill up the contact form, I keep their information indefinitely, however you may reach out to me anytime on the contact details provided at the bottom of this page to request deletion of any or all of your data that I collected.

If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, or filled up the form or provided information in any other way, you can request to receive the information that I hold about you, including any data you have provided to me. You can also request that I erase any personal data I hold about you. This does not include any data I am obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.

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

Email address that you provide may be checked for validity through an automated email validation service.

Information you provide when you fill up any form on this website would be processed via Website building software as I build all of my web pages and form via website builder, Also, I may use some applications to automate some of the processes at my website, for example, sending you an auto-responder when you fill up the form.

I keep this information securely in Google’s secure products (e.g Google Sheets) and access to this information is only available to myself, and people authorized by me.

This information is also secured by Google’s Multi Factor Authentication (MFA) to ensure further safety.

Though I take your data privacy very seriously, and being a technology professional invest time in ensuring that your information is safe with us, I also have a way to notify you via email in case of any data breach detected.

You can contact me at help@goldyarora.com with a request seeking information or requesting deletion of your data that I hold about you.

Warranties and Disclaimers

I provide my Services using a commercially reasonable level of skill and care and I hope that you will enjoy using them. But there are certain things that I don’t promise about my services. I provide the services on an “as is” basis.

I make no warranties, expressed or implied, and hereby disclaim and negate all other warranties including, without limitation, implied warranties or conditions of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, or non-infringement of intellectual property or other violation of rights. In no event shall I will be liable for any damages (including, without limitation, damages for loss of data or profit, or due to business interruption) arising out of the use or inability to use my G Suite extensions and services.

Contacts

For any inquiries please email

help@goldyarora.com