Who we are
Our website address is: http://smiley.com.
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
approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the
context of your comment.
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
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.
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.
tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and
are logged in to that website.
Who we share your data with
If you request a password reset, your IP address will be
included in the reset email.
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