Privacy Policy

Who are we?

Clouttechie is a tech niche site. Here we publish content related to technology, but we cover only those topics that we knowledgable about. Our primary purpose to help people through our quality and unbiased content.

What personal data we collect and why we collect it

This Privacy Policy governs the manner in which we collect, use, maintain and disclose information collected from users, i.e, YOU. It’s important for you to lean how your data is collected and used by us.

Comments

We’ve currently disabled the comments on our site so you can skip this section.

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. You can read Gravatar service privacy policy. After approval of your comment, your profile picture and name is visible to the public in the context of your comment.

Media

We currently don’t allow any website visitor or reader to upload media on our site so you can skip this part as well.

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.

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.

DoubleClick DART Cookie:

Currently we don’t have AdSense enabled on our site but in near future it will be. Every other site uses AdSense so this information will be quite useful to you.

  • Google, as a third party vendor, uses cookies to serve ads on this site.
  • Google’s use of the DART cookie enables them to serve ads to users based on their visits to our or any other site you visit.
  • Users may opt out of the use of the DART cookie by visiting the Google ad and content network privacy policy at the following URL – http://www.google.com/privacy_ads.html

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 tracing your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

Analytics

Google Analytic is a Google Web analytics service that provides statistics and basic analytical tools to webmaster for keeping track of daily, monthly and yearly visitors including audience demographic and user experience behavior.

This information helps us to keep track of our performance and make changes to benefit us and the users.

Google Adsense

These third-party ad servers or ad networks use technology to the advertisements and links that appear on https://clouttechie.com send directly to your browsers. They automatically receive your IP address when this occurs. Other technologies (such as cookies, JavaScript, or Web Beacons) may also be used by the third-party ad networks to measure the effectiveness of their advertisements and / or to personalize the advertising content that you see.

We have no access to or control over these cookies that are used by third-party advertisers.

You should consult the respective privacy policies of these third-party ad servers for more detailed information on their practices as well as for instructions about how to opt-out of certain practices.

https://clouttechie.com’s privacy policy does not apply to, and we cannot control the activities of, such other advertisers or web sites.

If you wish to disable cookies, you may do so through your individual browser options. More detailed information about cookie management with specific web browsers can be found at the browsers’ respective websites.

Who we share your data with?

This is a big deal! You should know how we share your data because we can be as evil as Mark Zuckerberg. Your information, whether public or private, will not be sold, exchanged, transferred, or given to any other company for any reason whatsoever, without your consent.

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 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. It’s a must’ve plugin for us because spam comments are everywhere.

How we protect your data?

We’ve taken various security measures to maintain the safety of your any personal information. We use reputable hosting company for secure server. We use SSL to make sure your data is encrypted from data-hackers.

Do we Disclose Any Of Your Information With Third Party?

We do not sell, trade, and transfer any party your personally identifiable information. This does not include trusted third parties who assist us in operating our website, conducting our business, or servicing you, so long as those parties agree to keep this information confidential.

Third Party Links

We often include reference to other sites & their content. These third party sites have separate and independent privacy policies. We therefore, obviously, have no responsibility or liability for the content and activities of linked sites.

Contact Us

Have some questions, suggestions, criticism? Feel free to contact us. Visit our Contact page for that.