Resources, Credits, Disclaimer, Privacy

The place of jurisdiction is Canton of Geneva in Switzerland. Postal address is 1290 Versoix, Geneva, Switzerland.

I, Patricia Brun Torre, am the owner of the content copyright and don’t allow copy without prior consent.

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Some links are affiliate links on this page and on the site, they are generally marked with a currency symbol as an exponent, like this -> ¤ ;

Disclaimer : products or services I use (or used in the past, or people I trust use) and that I link to because I like. If they have an affiliate program, I’ll get a commission if you buy after following the link, your price will stay the same. Note that I will not link to products I don’t like or know. Not all links on this site are affiliate links, even among those with Pretty Links, which is sometimes used only to statistic reasons.

If for any reason you do not want me to earn a commission, please type the resource name in a search engine to find the corresponding website without clicking on my link.

Resources

Here is the list of the resources I use on this site.

This site is hosted on Alphosting ¤ . I use WordPress, on a multisite installation (I love WordPress multisite!!), the main site is torre.me which holds all our personal sites. See the “all project page” for the full list of sites.

Theme

I love WordPress and use it as a main tool to create websites. With WordPress, I often use the Astra ¤ theme, and play with blocks (the new WordPress editor also called Gutenberg), and the great plugin Ultimate Addons for Gutenberg ¤ (by the team behind the Astra theme).

Plugins

Here is the list of WordPress plugins used on this website :

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Privacy Policy

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

When you send us a message via the contact form, it directly sends an email to our email address, and may store your message in the database, as well as send a copy to a Google sheet.

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. This includes, amoong others:

  • Meetup embed
  • WordPress.com via Jetpack
  • WordPress.tv
  • Facebook
  • Twitter

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

We use Google Analytics to analyse visits on the site and your IP address with geolocalisation and time of visit, as well as technical data such as your OS, browser etc are sent to Google.

Who we share your data with

We do not share your email address with anyone, beside ConvertKit which is the service used for newsletter.

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.

When you register for the newsletter or subscribe to a service, your email address goes to ConvertKit.

What automated decision making and/or profiling we do with user data

We use ConvertKit for email automation. Facebook auto post to page may copy your comment.