Privacy Policy

Who We Are

Our platform is accessible via https://www.trendtoke.com.

User Comments

If you decide to leave a comment on our website, we collect the data provided in the comment form, as well as your IP address and browser’s user agent string for spam detection purposes.

Should you use the Gravatar service, an anonymized hash derived from your email will be used to check for your Gravatar account. For more details on Gravatar’s privacy practices, Approved comments will display your profile picture publicly, alongside your comment.

Media Uploads

Be cautious when uploading images with location data (EXIF GPS) embedded. Other users can download and extract such data from the images on our website.

Cookies

Opting to leave a comment allows you to save your name, email, and website in cookies, making it more convenient for future commenting. These cookies are stored for a year.

Visiting our login page will create a temporary cookie to verify your browser’s cookie compatibility. This cookie holds no personal data and expires when you close the browser.

Upon logging in, we generate cookies to store your login credentials and display preferences. These cookies last two days and a year, respectively. Selecting “Remember Me” will extend the login cookie duration to two weeks. Logging out will remove these cookies.

Editing or publishing an article generates another cookie in your browser, which only includes the post ID of the article in question. This cookie expires in 24 hours.

Embedded Content

Our articles may feature embedded content from other websites, such as videos, images, or articles. Interacting with these works just as if you visited the source website, which may track your interactions, employ cookies, or collect your data if you’re logged into their platform.

Data Sharing

If you request a password reset, the corresponding email will include your IP address.

Data Retention

Comments and their corresponding metadata are stored indefinitely to streamline the approval of future comments. For registered users, we also store the personal details provided in your user profile, which you can edit or delete at any time (username changes are not permitted). Administrators can also view and modify this information.

Your Rights

If you have an account or have left comments on our site, you may request an exported file of your stored personal data, including any data you’ve submitted to us. Additionally, you may request the erasure of your personal data, excluding data we’re legally required to retain.

Data Transfers

Your comments may be reviewed by an automated spam detection service.

This privacy policy aims to provide a clear understanding of how we collect, use, and protect your data. If you have further questions, feel free to reach out to us.