We will do our best to respect the privacy of users on our site. We collect data on users such as browser type, site clicks, and reading behavior, for our internal use to improve the user experience. We primary use tools provided by Google and WordPress for these purposes. While we do not seek to identify users from such data, some user footprints such as IP address may make it possible to do so. In general, we will seek to maximize the user’s privacy, and only collect data in ways to improve the function and profit of this website.
We partner with advertising agencies, including Amazon Associates. Another well-known example not currently in use on this site is Google Adsense. These third parties may track user behavior and identities in their own manner. They may leave files on your computer, termed cookies, that can uniquely identify track you for long periods of time, such as through Doubleclick cookies. If you are logged in to social media accounts such as Facebook, these social media entities may also track your behavior on our site, with our without the cooperation of the advertising agencies. We will protect your privacy when possible within the scope of our business aims by working with reputable and well-known marketing partners.
For user submitted content such as comments, emails, or other contributions, we may use the volunteered information as we see fit for our website’s purpose. This includes publishing questions submitted by a user. We will usually obscure personally identifiable information. However, if a question includes many specific user details, we cannot guarantee anonymity or that another user of the website may use such information to breach privacy. For this reason, we urge users to consider privacy when submitting content.