Privacy Policy

Who we are

Our website address is: https://www.uncommonsensevegan.com. All references to “the website” below are in reference to the website Uncommon Sense Vegan found at https://www.uncommonsensevegan.com.

What personal data we collect and why we collect it

Comments

When visitors voluntarily leave comments the website 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.

Contact forms

As of July 22nd 2019 we do not currently have contact forms on the website. Please check back occasionally as this will change in the future. When the contact form is in place, we may collect personal information from you, such as name and email address that you voluntarily provide. This information may be used for email and marketing communications. You may opt-out of these communications at any time.

Cookies

If you leave a comment on the website 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.

Embedded content from other websites

Articles on the website 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 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 analyze the use of the website. Google Analytics gathers information about the use of the website by means of cookies. The information gathered relating to the use of the website is used to create reports about the use of the website. Google’s privacy policy is available at: https://www.google.com/policies/privacy/

Who we share your data with

We may share your information with third parties when you explicitly authorize us to share your information.

Additionally, the website may use third-party service providers for various services throughout the website. Each third-party service provider’s use of your personal information is dictated by their own respective privacy policies.

The website currently uses the following third-party service providers:

Google Analytics – which is referenced above under “Analytics”. Google’s privacy policy is available at: https://www.google.com/policies/privacy/

Your personal information is not shared with any other third-party applications. Please check back as this may change in the future.

Except when required by law, we will not sell, distribute, or reveal your email addresses or other personal information 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.

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.

contact information

All questions can be directed to joelle@uncommonsensevegan.com