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Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy

sijen.com in a WordPress.com hosted website. This privacy policy describes how sijen.com uses and protects any information that you give us. We are committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected. If you provide us with personal information through sijen.com, you can be assured that it will only be used in accordance with this privacy statement.

Website Visitors

sijen.com, as with all other wordpress.com sites, collects non-personally-identifying information of the sort that web browsers and servers typically make available, such as the browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request. sijen.com uses Jetpack to collect non-personally identifying information in order to better understand how visitors use this website.

sijen.com as a WordPress hosted site also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses. sijen.com does not use such information to identify its visitors, however, and does not disclose such information, other than under the same circumstances that it uses and discloses personally-identifying information, as described below.

Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information

Certain visitors to sijen.com who choose to interact with us in ways that require sijen.com to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that we gather depends on the nature of the interaction. For example, we ask visitors who use our forums to provide a username and email address.

In each case, sijen.com collects such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfil the purpose of the visitor’s interaction with us. sijen.com does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below. And visitors can always refuse to supply personally-identifying information, with the caveat that it may prevent them from engaging in certain website-related activities, like accessing some restricted content.

All of the information that is collected on sijen.com will be handled in accordance with GDPR legislation.

Protection of Certain Personally-Identifying Information

sijen.com discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only to those of certifed plugins download from WordPress.org and by providing this information to sijen.com these are provided on the understanding that thes ethird parties have agreed not to disclose it to others. Some of these third parties may be located outside of your home country; by using sijen.com hosted at WordPress.com, you consent to the transfer of such information to them.

Sijen.com will not rent or sell potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information to anyone. Other than to project administrators, employees, contractors, and affiliated organisations, as described above, sijen.com discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only when required to do so by law, if you give permission to have your information shared, or when sijen.com believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of sijen.com, third parties, or the public at large.

If you are a registered user of sijen.com website and have supplied your email address, sijen.com may occasionally send you an email to tell you about new features, solicit your feedback, or just keep you up to date with what’s going on with us. We expect to keep this type of email to a minimum.

Sijen.comtakes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorised access, use, alteration, or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.

Use of personal information

We use the information you provide to register for an account, attend our events, receive newsletters, use certain other services for only internal purposes. We will not sell or lease your personal information to third parties unless we have your permission or are required by law to do so.

If you have consented to be sent digital communications which may be of interest to you from time to time, you retain the right to opt out later. You have a right at any time to stop us from contacting you. If you no longer wish to be change the circumstances under which we may communicate with you please click on the change emails details/unsubscribe link at the bottom of the email.

Legal grounds for processing personal information

We rely on one or more of the following processing conditions:

  1. our legitimate interests in the effective delivery of information and services to you;
  2. explicit consent that you have given;
  3. legal obligations.

Access to data

You have the right to request a copy of the information we hold about you. If you would like a copy of some or all your personal information, please follow the instructions at the end of this policy.

 

Retention of personal information

We will retain your personal information on our systems only for as long as we need to, for the success of the sijen.com website to operate. We keep contact information (such as mailing list information) until a user unsubscribes or requests that we delete that information from our live systems. If you choose to unsubscribe from a mailing list, we may keep certain limited information about you so that we may honour your request.

Sijen.com will not delete personal data from logs or records necessary to the operation, development, or archives of sijen.com.

Rights in relation to your information

You may have certain rights under data protection law in relation to the personal information we hold about you. In particular, you may have a right to:

  • request a copy of personal information we hold about you;
  • ask that we update the personal information we hold about you, or independently correct such personal information that you think is incorrect or incomplete;
  • ask that we delete personal information that we hold about you from live systems, or restrict the way in which we use such personal information (for information on deletion from archives, see the “Retention of personal information” section);
  • object to our processing of your personal information;
  • and/orwithdraw your consent to our processing of your personal information (to the extent such processing is based on consent and consent is the only permissible basis for processing).

If you would like to exercise these rights or understand if these rights apply to you, please follow the instructions at the end of this Privacy Statement.

Third Party Links

Our website may contain links to other websites provided by third parties not under our control. When following a link and providing information to a 3rd-party website, please be aware that we are not responsible for the data provided to that third party. This privacy policy only applies to sijen.com, so when you visit other websites, even when you click on a link posted on sijen.com, you should read their own privacy policies.

Aggregated Statistics

Sijen.com may collect statistics about the behaviour of visitors to this website. For instance, sijen.com may reveal how many times a particular version of a taxonomy visualisation was downloaded or the countries in which posts prove most popular, based on data gathered by Jetpack. However, sijen.com does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described in this policy.

Cookies

Additionally, information about how you use our website is collected automatically using “cookies”. Cookies are text files placed on your computer to collect standard internet log information and visitor behaviour information. This information is used to track visitor use of the website and to compile statistical reports on website activity.

Privacy Policy Changes

Although most changes are likely to be minor, sijen.com may change its Privacy Policy from time to time, and at sijen.com's sole discretion. Sijen.com encourages visitors to frequently check this page for any changes to its Privacy Policy. Your continued use of this site after any change in this Privacy Policy will constitute your acceptance of such change.

Contact

Please contact us if you have any questions about our privacy policy or information we hold about you by emailing contact@sijen.com