Privacy Policy & Cookies Policy

Privacy Policy

This website privacy policy is for information only, and does not create obligations, implied or otherwise, for visitors to the website.

Visitors to our Website

When someone visits we use a third party service, Google Analytics, to gathering standard informations and details of visitor behaviour patterns. We do this to measure our metrics, reach business goals and to improve work for our community. We do not make and do not allow Google to make, any attempt to find out identities of those visiting our website.

If we do want to collect personally identifiable information through website, we will get in touch and will make it clear and explain what we intend to do with it.

Newsletter Sign up

We have a weekly/monthly newsletter, and as part of the registration process, we do collect personal information. We use this information only to: give updates; talk about our new blog post; stay in touch; events advertising; to contact you if we need any additional information. We do not rent or trade email lists with organizations and businesses.

We use a third party service, called MailChimp, as an Email Marketing tool. We collect statistics around click-through rate, email opening by an automated service to help us and improve our newsletter. For more information, please see MailChimp’s Privacy Notice.

You can unsubscribe at any time, by clicking the unsubscribe link at the bottom of any ours emails or by emailing

Personal Information

You can access the personal information that we hold. Email your request to

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.

How long we retain you data

If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognise 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.

Link to Other Web Sites

This privacy notice does not cover the links within this site linking to 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.

Privacy Policy Updates

We keep our privacy notice under regular review. This privacy notice was last updated on 23 May 2018.


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Cookies Privacy

What are cookies?

A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers stored (with your consent) on your browser or the hard drive of your computer. Cookies contain information that is transferred to your computer’s hard drive.

What cookies are used for?

Cookies allows to identify you, when you visit one website. Knowing how often people are visiting each page of one website and helps to work out how and where to optimize the website.

Cookies used on the Website

Types of cookies that we use on our website.

Functionality Cookies

These cookies remember choices you make to improve your experience. By using this Website, you agree that we can place these types of cookies on your device.

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.

Performance Cookies

These cookies collect anonymous information on the pages visited. By using the Website, you agree that we can place these types of cookies on your device.

These cookies collect information about how visitors use the Website, for instance which pages visitors go to most often, and if they get error messages from web pages. These cookies don’t collect information that identifies a visitor. All information these cookies collect is aggregated and therefore anonymous. It is only used to improve how the Website works.

Strictly Necessary Cookies

These cookies enable services you have specifically asked for.  These cookies are essential in order to enable you to move around the Website and use its features, such as accessing secure areas of the Website.

Third party cookies

These cookies allow third parties to track the success of their application or customise the application for you. Because of how cookies work we cannot access these cookies, nor can the third parties access the data in cookies used on our site.

For example, if you choose to ‘share’ content through Twitter or other social networks you might be sent cookies from these websites. We don’t control the setting of these cookies, so please check those websites for more information about their cookies and how to manage them.