Privacy Notice

  • Who is collecting data on this website?

Google analytics and adsense collect data from this website. Also, the author receives information from people who choose to sign the guestbook.

  • What data is being collected?

Google collects statistics from visitors such as referring urls, search keywords etc. You can find more information by visiting google’s analytics and adsense to see exactly what they gather. The author receives an email with the information that guests provide when they choose to sign the guestbook: name, email (optional) and a text message. The guestbook also logs the IP.

  • What is the legal basis for processing the data?

Refer to Google’s website for the analytics and adsense data. The Guestbook data are not being collected unless someone decides to make a guestbook entry. In that case, it is necessary to have a name (which can be a nickname) that will differentiate the entry from others, the email is optional in case the poster requires a reply  and the actual entry or message. The IP is collected for security reasons.

  • Will the data be shared with any third parties?

Refer to Google’s website for the analytics and adsense data. The Guestbook data “name” and “text” is shared publicly. The email and IP is stored in the guestbook email log.

  • How will the information be used?

Refer to Google’s website for the analytics and adsense data. The Guestbook data “name” and “text” will be shared publicly, the email will be used to contact the poster, if that is necessary.

  • How long will the data be stored for?

Refer to Google’s website to find out how long they store google analytics and adsense statistics data. The guestbook data is stored indefinitely.

  • What rights does the data subject have?

Regarding the guestbook data: any guest has the right to have their data removed from the website and permanently deleted.

  • How can the data subject raise a complaint?

The data subject can email the website author regarding the guestbook data.