Who we are
Our website address is: https://kitchenpostcards.com.
Kitchenpostcards is a blog that focuses on creating and disseminating original content such as recipes, how-to guides and nonfiction creative writing in the realm of food, culture and lifestyle. Our aim is to provide visitors and readers with useful information that will help them enrich their lives by cooking nutritious and delicious food. The website does not sell any products or services.
If you are concerned about your privacy or have any questions, please write to us at [email protected] and we will respond as soon as we can.
What personal information do we collect and how do we process it to ensure privacy?
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.
If you upload images to the website, for example as an attachment to a comment, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website may be able to download and extract any location data from images on the website.
If you submit a subscription form on our site you will be opting in for us to save your name and email address.. These subscriptions are used to notify you about newly published content. You can opt out or unsubscribe at any time in the future by clicking link in the bottom of any email.
We use anonymous cookies to prevent users from seeing the same popup repetitively in an attempt to make our users’ experience more pleasant while still delivering time sensitive messaging.
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.
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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 website uses tools to improve website performance. Tools currently in use are Google Analytics, Google Search Console and Jetpack. These tools provide de-identified information about user behaviour and interaction with the website – for example which search term or keyword directs users to Kitchenpostcards.com or how many pages do visitors scroll/read on average. In no ways are these tools collecting personal information. You can read about these services here:
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. If you have subscribed to email updates from the blog you information is held indefinitely until you unsubscribe. For all other purposes such as analytics, we periodically erase data.
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 to prevent any phishing attempts and breach of privacy for our users.
We DO NOT send data to any other third parties.
How we protect your data
We take privacy very seriously and aim to provide a secure browsing experience to our users. The website is protected by encryption. We use an anti-spam software to filter and prevent all phishing attacks. Our administrators are trained to be vigilant and responsive toward any messages from users signalling a breach.
If you have concerns please write to us at [email protected].