Privacy Policy

While using AverageLinuxUser.com, some of your personal information may be collected for providing and improving the service. Below, you can find what information is collected and how it is used.

Subscription

When you subscribe to this blog, your email and name are collected to be able to send you newsletters, marketing or promotional materials and other information that may be of interest to you.

You may opt out of receiving these communications by following the unsubscribe link in the email I send you or by contacting me.

Comments

When you leave comments on this website, the data shown in the comments form, and your computer’s IP address and browser user agent string are collected to help spam detection.

All comments are checked through an Akismet automated spam detection service.

A hash created from your email address may be provided to the Gravatar service to see if you are using it. If you use Gravatar, your profile picture will be visible to the public in the context of your comment.

Contact form

When you use the Contact form, your email and name are collected to be able respond you.

Your email address and content of the message will only be saved as part of our communication. You can request to delete this data only until you received a reply. If I replied you, I reserve a right to save this information for legal purposes.

If you tick the box to receive blog updates in the Contact form, your email will also be added to the blog updates database described in the Subscription section.

Cookies

Cookies are small files that contain an anonymous unique identifier. They are sent to your browser and stored on your computer. This website uses cookies as part of its functionality.

Cookies can be used, for example, when you leave a comment on this website. They help to provide you an ability to comment again without filling in your name and email again. Cookies are also used when you use share buttons. See more information about cookies on Wikipedia.

You can block or define what cookies to accept in your Browser’s Privacy Settings.

Analytics

I collect some analytics information to monitor the use and performance of this website. This helps to make AverageLinuxUser.com better in terms of content, responsiveness, and usability. This analytics information includes all data that is collected by Google Analytics whenever you visit AverageLinuxUser.com. Such data may include your computer’s IP address, browser type, browser version, operating system, the pages of AverageLinuxUser.com that you visit, the time and date of your visit, the time spent on those pages, unique device identifiers and other diagnostic data.

Embedded Content From Other Websites

This site may include embedded content from other websites (e.g. YouTube). This content behaves in the exact same way as if you visited that other website. For example, 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.

Links To Other Websites

AverageLinuxUser.com may contain links to other sites as a reference, ad, or promotion. If you click on a third party link, you will be re-directed to that third party’s site. You are advised to review their Privacy Policy. I have no control over them and have no responsibility for their content and privacy policies.

Data Storage and Transfer

I never sell or transfer your data to third parties. Your data is stored and used only by me for the services provided by AverageLinuxUser.com. You can always remove your data as described above, or by sending me a request.

Privacy Policy Changes

I reserve the right to change this privacy policy at any time at my sole discretion. I encourage you to check this page regularly for updates.

If you have any question or concern regarding this Privacy Policy, feel free to contact me.