Who we are
Our website address is: https://davidallanevans.com.
What personal data we collect and why we collect it
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.
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.
By submitting information on our contact form, you consent to the author reciprocating communication via the information you provide. This information may be stored to contact you for future updates on the author, including book announcements, appearances, etc. You may opt out of any such communications at any time.
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.
Who we share your data with
https://davidallanevans.com does not provide, sell, or rent email addresses to anyone outside the organization.
We may use your information to anonymously track visitors of our website. This lets us see which of our features are the most popular so we can better serve our users’ needs. By providing your contact information through our form, you consent to allowing https://davidallanevans.com to respond to your inquiries and provide informational updates.
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.
How Your Information May Be Used
We use your personal information to provide you with personalized service; provide you with e-mail alerts; to answer your requests. You may choose to opt out at any time, which will cease all communications from us. We may also use your information to anonymously track visitors of our website. This lets us see which of our features are the most popular so we can better serve our users’ needs.
Your contact information
Please contact us directly if you have any privacy concerns regarding the use of your data.
How we protect your data
We use encrypted security plugins to protect your data from any potential breaches. Please contact us directly if you have questions about these particular plugins.
What data breach procedures we have in place
We have internal processes in place to alert website visitors to any potential data breaches.
What third parties we receive data from
We receive data via our contact form and from third party services from Google that allow us to use your information to anonymously track visitors of our website. This lets us see which of our features are the most popular so we can better serve our users’ needs.
What automated decision making and/or profiling we do with user data
We do not use automated decision making or profiling services with your data.