Privacy Policy

Effective: January 10, 2020

Who I am

I’m Shrawan Kumar Upadhyay and I respect user’s privacy and its importance before collecting any information from them. Therefore, I have developed my privacy policies in compliance with the Personally Identified Information (PII) of the users as well as with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). Please readout the privacy policies of this website so as to understand how I collect and use your PII and other relevant information which is in compliance with Google’s Content Policies as well as GDPR.

1. What information I collect and why I collect it

I may collect the information from my website’s visitors to respond to their concerns and provide better user experience of my website. I collect the information about the visitors only when they subscribe to my website or when they make comments on content published here on this website. In addition to that, I may also collect user’s information when they contact me through the Contact page. I use the information provided by the users to respond to their queries and questions regarding the personalized use of my personal site; Shrawankupadhyay.com.np

Comments

I collect the information asked in the comment form only when the visitor intents to make comments on any of the contents published here. I also collect the commentator’s IP address and browser user string to help spam detection.

An anonymized string created from your email address may be provided to the Gravatar service to see if you are using it. The Gravatar service privacy policy is available here; https://automatic.com/privacy/. After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.

 Contact form

When a visitor submits a contact form through my website, I collect their full name, email address, and queries. I keep these details until I resolve their concerns.

Cookies

I don’t use any kind of cookies to track down the user’s information. As they browse my website through an internet-connected computer, my website may access some of the temporary seasonal cookies including log files, such as types of browser and user’s IP address. These log files will be stored on the user’s computer. Moreover, they have the option to set the browser to turn off the cookies. However, if you turn off the cookies, some features may be disabled that will make your site experience more efficient.

If you make a comment on my website, you may opt-in to save your name, email address and website in cookies. These are all for your convenience so that you don’t have to fill in your details again and again when you make another comment. These cookies will last until you reset your web browser.

To know more about web-based seasonal temporary cookies collected by the third-party advertising companies, please visit http://www.networkadvertising.org/choice/.

Embedded contents from other websites

Contents published here may include embedded contents such as videos, images and short information from other relevant websites. These contents behave in the exact same way as if a visitor has visited the original source. These external websites may collect your data, use cookies, third-party tracking, and monitor your interactions with the embedded content, including tracking your interaction with that content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

Analytics

By default, I use Google Analytics to collect and analyze the behavior of the visitor around the world such as IP address, Google search phrases, web browsers, and platform but not any of the PII information from the visitors.

Who I share your data with

I keep secure and private all of the PII that I collect about the commentators and visitors who subscribe to this website.

How long I retain your data

If you make a comment on any content published on my website, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is to recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue. If you contact me through the Contact page, I keep your contact data until I resolve your concern.

What rights you have over your data

If you have made any comments on the contents of this website or have subscribed to this website, you may request to delete it for you.

Where I send your data

I don’t send or transfer my website data to anywhere. However, the visitor’s comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.

How I protect your data

I scan my website regularly for any security bases and known vulnerabilities in order to make this website’s visitors safe on here. I perform malware scanning and use SSL certificates.

What third parties I receive data from

I may allow third-parties to provide contextual based advertisements on my website that users may find relevant to them. These advertising third-parties may send some cookies to the users to provide better and effective ads relevant to the user’s interest. However, they don’t collect any PII from the users but they may collect temporary seasonal cookies such as the types of browsers, visit pages over time. However, these data are browser-based and can be disabled anytime by the users.

Privacy related to the children

I’m much strict about child-based policies. I don’t collect any PII from the users under the age of 13 years and such uses are not recommended to subscribe to my website and make a comment content published on my website. My child-related policy is in compliance with the Children’s Online Protection Act 1998 (COPPA). To know more about the child-related policy, visit the COPPA website.

Changes in privacy policies

I may change my policies at any time. Once I carry my changes in the policies, I may notify my privacy policies page with details about what I have changed.

Contacting me

If there are any queries, regarding my privacy policies, please feel free to contact me via email at infoshrawankupadhyay@gmail.com.