Who we are
Our website address is https://goodnewsetc.com.
What personal data do we collect and why we collect it
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, 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.
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 visit our login page, 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.
Who we share your data with
How long do 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 profiles. 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 do 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.
Your privacy is critically important to us.
It is GoodNewsEtc policy to respect your privacy regarding any information we may collect while operating our website.
We respect your privacy and are committed to protecting personally identifiable information you may provide us through the Website.
How we use this information, and under what circumstances we may disclose the information to third parties.
Depending on your activities when visiting our Website, you may be required to agree to additional terms and conditions.
Like most website operators, GoodNewsEtc collects non-personally-identifying information of the sort that web browsers and servers typically make available.
Such as the browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request.
GoodNewsEtc purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how GoodNewsEtc visitors use its website.
From time to time, GoodNewsEtc may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website.
GoodNewsEtc also collects potentially personally identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses for logged-in users and for users leaving comments on https://goodnewsetc.com blog posts.
GoodNewsEtc only discloses logged-in user and commenter IP addresses under the same circumstances that it uses and discloses personally-identifying information as described below.
Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information
Certain visitors to GoodNewsEtc websites choose to interact with GoodNewsEtc in ways that require GoodNewsEtc to gather personally-identifying information.
The amount and type of information that GoodNewsEtc gathers depends on the nature of the interaction.
For example, we may ask visitors who sign up for a blog at https://goodnewsetc.com to provide a username and email address.
The security of your Personal Information is important to us, but remember that no method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage is 100% secure.
While we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your Personal Information, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.
Ads appearing on our website may be delivered to users by advertising partners, who may set cookies.
These cookies allow the ad server to recognize your computer each time they send you an online advertisement to compile information about you or others who use your computer.
This information allows ad networks to, among other things, deliver targeted advertisements that they believe will be of most interest to you.
Links To External Sites
Our Service may contain links to external sites that are not operated by us.
If you click on a third-party link, you will be directed to that third party’s site.
We have no control over and assume no responsibility for the content, privacy policies, or practices of any third-party sites, products, or services.
Site May use Google AdWords for Remarketing
Https://www.goodnewsetc.com may use the remarketing services to advertise on third-party websites (including Google) to previous visitors to our site.
It could mean that we advertise to previous visitors who haven’t completed a task on our site, for example using the contact form to make an inquiry.
This could be in the form of an advertisement on the Google search results page or a site in the Google Display Network.
You can set preferences for how Google advertises to you using the Google Ad Preferences page,
and if you want to you can opt-out of interest-based advertising entirely by cookie settings or permanently using a browser plugin.
Protection of Certain Personally-Identifying Information
GoodNewsEtc discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only to those of its employees, contractors, and affiliated organizations.
that (i) need to know that information in order to process it on GoodNewsEtc behalf or to provide services available at GoodNewsEtc website,
and (ii) that have agreed not to disclose it to others.
Some of those employees, contractors, and affiliated organizations may be located outside of your home country; by using GoodNewsEtc website, you consent to the transfer of such information to them.
GoodNewsEtc will not rent or sell potentially personally-identifying and personally identifying information to anyone.
Other than to its employees, contractors, and affiliated organizations.
As described above, GoodNewsEtc discloses potentially personally identifying and personally-identifying information only in response to a subpoena, court order, or other governmental requests.
Or when GoodNewsEtc believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of GoodNewsEtc, third parties or the public at large.
If you are a registered user of https://goodnewsetc.com and have supplied your email address.
GoodNewsEtc may occasionally send you an email to tell you about new features, solicit your feedback, or just keep you up to date with what’s going on with GoodNewsEtc and our products.
We primarily use our blog to communicate this type of information, so we expect to keep this type of email to a minimum.
If you send us a request (for example via a support email or via one of our feedback mechanisms), we reserve the right to publish it in order to help us clarify or respond to your request or to help us support other users.
GoodNewsEtc takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration, or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally identifying information.
GoodNewsEtc may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to its website.
GoodNewsEtc may display this information publicly or provide it to others.
However, GoodNewsEtc does not disclose your personally identifying information.
This site uses affiliate links and does earn a commission from certain links. This does not affect your purchases or the price you may pay.
To enrich and perfect your online experience, GoodNewsEtc uses “Cookies”, similar technologies and services provided by others to display personalized content, appropriate advertising and store your preferences on your computer.
A cookie is a string of information that a website stores on a visitor’s computer, and that the visitor’s browser provides to the website each time the visitor returns.