Privacy Policy

Who we are

Our website address is: https://kazdesignworks.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: 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 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

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 have an account and you log in to this site, 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.

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.

Analytics

Who we share your data with

We do not share your data with anyone unless expressly requested by you. However, if we suspect malicious or abusive activity or attacks, or security breaches, we may share your data with our web-host provider or a legal authority to prevent further similar activity, attacks or security breaches and/or to take legal action. Should you click on an external link, that is a link that leads to a third party website, we

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.

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.

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.

Where we send your data

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

Your contact information

Any contact information you provide in a comment, by email or through our contact form may be used by Kaz Design Works to contact you in the future.

Additional information

How we protect your data

Any contact information you provide in a comment is stored in this website’s database and is protected by verified SSL certificate, keeping your data secure, encrypted, and protected. We update our website regularly to maintain it’s security.

Any contact information you provide by email or through our website’s contact form may also be stored on our password protected computer and mobile devices and securely on our email host’s server.

Third Party Links

Kaz Design Works provides links to other third party websites that may be of benefit to our visitors. Clicking on these links will redirect you to other websites which are not under our control.

In most cases we are not affiliated with these third parties and do not necessarily endorse or guarantee their products etc. In some cases, however, these external links may be affiliate links redirecting to a third party website from which we may receive a commission should you choose to use their products or services. Kaz Design Works is not responsible for the content in these linked third party websites, we therefore make no representation or warranty regarding the accuracy of the information contained in any of the linked websites. We suggest that you always verify the information obtained from linked websites before acting upon this information.

Please also be aware that the privacy/security policies on these third party websites may be different than our policies.

If you have any questions or concerns about the products and services offered on linked third party websites, please contact the third party directly.