Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy

Who we are

Our website address is: https://5steps2newday.com/.

Comments

When visitors leave comments on the site, we collect the data shown in the comments form, along with the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help with 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. 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, please 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.

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 visit our login page, 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

Our articles may contain embedded content, such as videos, images, or articles, sourced from other websites. This embedded content functions similarly to if you were to visit the originating website directly.

Please note that these external websites may collect data about you, use cookies, employ additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with the embedded content. This tracking may occur whether or not you have an account and are logged in to the external website.

Who we share your data with

If you request a password reset, your IP address will be included in the reset email for verification purposes.

How long we retain your data

If you leave a comment, it will be stored indefinitely along with its metadata. This allows us to recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically without moderation delays.

For registered users, we retain the personal information provided in their user profile. Users have the ability to view, edit, or delete their personal information at any time, except for their username which cannot be changed. Website administrators also have access to view and modify this information.

What rights you have over your data

If you have an account on our site or have left comments, you have the right to request an exported file containing the personal data we hold about you. Additionally, you can request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. Please note that this does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.

Where your data is sent

Visitor comments are subject to review through an automated spam detection service.