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Privacy Policy

Who we are

Our website address is: https://suggestmeagift.com. We often use the short form SMAG for our website Suggest Me A Gift.

What personal data we collect and why we collect it

Comments

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.

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: https://automattic.com/privacy/. 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, 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.

Contact forms

We use third party contact form that enable us to get messages from you right to our inbox. We ask you to enter your details like name, email address, query, we need this info to contact you back regarding the message/email you sent.

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 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.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

Analytics

Who we share your data with

We use analytics like Google analytics and tools like Webmaster to understand our audience better. This information is necessary so that we can provide the best services to our visitors and optimize our  website accordingly. We may also use some notification apps that need access to your location, to allow send you notifications and emails whenever we want to. It’s up to you whether you want to opt in or not.

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. We don’t send your data intentionally anywhere, however, the third party tools/apps/sites like Google analytics/Adwords/Webmaster may collect that info.

Your contact information

You may contact us using our contact page anytime.

Additional information

How we protect your data

The data we need from you is only for us. We don’t sell it to anybody without your permission, we use it to make our website better and serve our visitors better.

What data breach procedures we have in place

We have a strict policy of not selling user’s data at any cost to anyone regardless of the fact if there is any legal formality or requirement.

What third parties we receive data from

We receive data from third parties like Google analytics,s Webmasters, Adwords, Facebook, Instagram, OneSignal.

Industry regulatory disclosure requirements

We don’t charge for the website but we need to pay our bills and we do that by earning revenue from advertisement and affiliate revenue. If you purchase anything using our links, then we may receive some commission on your purchase. We also use Amazon associates program on our website.