How we collect Personal data:
We collect the data using these technologies:
They are mainly data files that are stored in your computer or other devices that you used. If you want more information on cookies and how they work then please visit www.allaboutcookies.org/.
Log files simply collect your data on what actions you are performing on the website and also track your IP address.
Tags, web beacons, and pixels are electronic data files which used to record information about how you browse the site.
If you want more clarity about how Google collects your data, please visit https://www.google.com/ policies/ privacy/ partners/ and also want to know how to google analytics track your information, please visit https://tools.google.com/ dlpage/ gaoptout.
What personal data we collect and why:
When a visitor or reader leaves a comment on the site we collect data from comment forms and at the same time also collect the user IP address and browser user agent string to help spam protection.
An anonymized string which is also called a hash is created from your email address may be provided to the Gravatar services to see if you use it.
And after the comment approval, your profile picture will show along with your comment
Plantsmug.com only collects the information which you enter in the contact form and email address provided by you never use by plantsmug.com in other use except replaying you in regards to contacting you.
Plantsmug.com never misuse or sell your information to any third party for any purpose.
Generally, users are not allowed to upload any type of images on this website and however if you upload any image to the website make sure to avoid using embedded location data ( Exit GPS) Included.
Visitors or readers to the website can easily download and extract any location data from images on the website.
Reasons why we collect personal data:
How long we retain your data:
After your comment, the comment metadata are retained forever.
Your comment is submitting in a queue for approval and the website owner has a full write to edit or use the data for fair use only and if someone user registers themself on the website then is also sees their profile and its related comment and data.
What rights you have over your data:
As a registered user if you leave a comment, then you can request to receive your file information data we hold about you, including any data you submitted us.
As a registered user, you can also request that we erase any personal information about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for legal, administrative, legal, or security.
Where We send your data:
Readers or visitors may comment may be checked through an automated spam detection device.
General information and Queries:
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Some of the links found on the plantsmug.com are referral links, it simply means if a reader or visitor clicks on the image or text to enter an online shopping site, plantsmug.com may earn a small commission at no additional cost to you for purchase made by the reader or visitor.
This small amount of commission may help us to run website operations and provide you quality content.