This website collects anonymous information of the sort that web browsers and servers make available. These include data such as your browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request. The purpose in collecting non-personally identifying this type of information is to better understand how you are using this website. From time to time, I may release non-personally identifying information in the aggregate, eg by publishing a report on trends in the usage of this website.
andrewlloydgordon.com also collects potentially personally-identifying information such as Internet Protocol (IP) addresses. andrewlloydgordon.com does not use this information to identify visitors, however, and does not disclose such information, other than under the same circumstances that it uses and discloses personally-identifying information, as described below.
Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information
Certain visitors to andrewlloydgordon.com choose to interact with me in ways that require andrewlloydgordon.com to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that andrewlloydgordon.com gathers depends on the nature of the interaction. For example, if you use one of the contact forms, you will be asked to provide a name and email address.
In each case, andrewlloydgordon.com collects such information only insofar as is necessary to fulfil the purpose of the visitor’s interaction with the site or me. andrewlloydgordon.com does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below. All visitors can refuse to supply personally-identifying information, with the caveat that it may prevent them from engaging in certain website-related activities, like purchasing a products and services.
All of the information that is collected on andrewlloydgordon.com will be handled in accordance with GDPR legislation.
Protection of Certain Personally-Identifying Information
andrewlloydgordon.com discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only to those project administrators, employees, contractors, and affiliated organisations that (i) need to know that information in order to process it on andrewlloydgordon.co’s behalf or to provide services available through andrewlloydgordon.com, and (ii) that have agreed not to disclose it to others. Some of those employees, contractors, and affiliated organisations may be located outside of your home country; by using andrewlloydgordon.com, you consent to the transfer of this type of information.
andrewlloydgordon.com will not rent or sell potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information to anyone. Other than to project administrators, employees, contractors, and affiliated organisations, as described above, andrewlloydgordon.com discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only when required to do so by law, if you give permission to have your information shared, or when andrewlloydgordon.com believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of andrewlloydgordon.com, third parties, or the public at large.
If you are a registered user of a this site and have supplied your email address, I may occasionally send you an email to tell you about new products or services, solicit your feedback, or just keep you up to date with what’s going on. I will primarily use this blog to communicate and expect to keep these emails to a minimum.
If you send me a request (for example, via email), I reserve the right to publish it in order to help us clarify or respond to your request. andrewlloydgordon.com takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorised access, use, alteration, or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.
Use of Personal Information
I use the information you provide, to register for an account, attend my events, receive newsletters, use certain other services, or engage with my products and services in any other way.
I will not sell or lease your personal information to third parties, unless I have your permission, or are required by law to do so.
I would like to send you email marketing communication, which may be of interest to you, from time to time. If you have consented to my marketing, you may opt out at any time.
You have a right, at any time, to stop me from contacting you for marketing purposes. If you no longer wish to be contacted for marketing purposes, please click on the unsubscribe link at the bottom of marketing and communication emails.
Legal Grounds for Processing Personal Information
I rely on one or more of the following processing conditions:
- legitimate interests in the effective delivery of information and services to you;
- explicit consent that you have given;
- legal obligations.
Access to Data
You have the right to request a copy of the information I hold about you. If you would like a copy of some or all of your personal information, please follow the instructions at the end of this section.
If you would like to request access to your account data, please email me.
Retention of Personal Information
I will retain your personal information on our systems only for as long as I need to, for the success of the my business. I will keep contact information (such as mailing list information) until a you unsubscribe or requests that I delete any information about you from my live systems. If you choose to unsubscribe from a mailing list, I may keep certain limited information about you, so that we may honour your request.
andrewlloydgordon.com will not delete personal data from logs or records necessary to the operation, development, or archives of my business.
Rights in Relation to Your Information
You may have certain rights under data protection law in relation to the personal information I hold about you. In particular, you may have a right to:
- request a copy of personal information I hold about you;
- ask that I update the personal information I hold about you, or independently correct such personal information that you think is incorrect or incomplete;
- ask that I delete personal information that I hold about you from live systems, or restrict the way in which I use such personal information (for information on deletion from archives, see the “Retention of Personal Information” section);
- object to my processing of your personal information; and/or
- withdraw your consent to my processing of your personal information (to the extent that such processing is based on consent and consent is the only permissible basis for processing).
If you would like to exercise these rights, or understand if these rights apply to you, please follow the instructions at the end of this Privacy Statement.
Third Party Links
andrewlloydgordon.com may collect statistics about the behaviour of visitors to this website. For instance, andrewlloydgordon.commay reveal how many times a particular version of WordPress was downloaded, or report on which plugins are the most popular, based on data gathered by
api.wordpress.org, a web service used by WordPress installations to check for new versions of WordPress and plugins. However, WordPress.org does not disclose personally-identifying information, other than as described in this policy.
Additionally, information about how you use this website is collected automatically using “cookies”. Cookies are text files placed on your computer to collect standard internet log information and visitor behaviour information. This information is used to track visitor use of the website and to compile statistical reports on website activity.