Our website address is https://briightens.com and all of our prioritised pages starts with “https” only.
- What we collect.
- Why we collect your data.
- How long we keep the data.
- Who we share your data with.
- What rights you have over your data.
What data we collect
A Visitor can browse our website without providing any detail about himself/herself. Only when the visitor herein referred as “you”, “your” decides to give a comment on the website or reach us via the contact form, you may need to fill name, email address, website address if any and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string.
We may ask you to opt in email address to subscribe to our newsletter.
Why we collect data
There are two reasons for doing that as stated below
- To assist you better with your queries if any.
- To prevent spam on our website.
How long we keep your data
The email address collected from newsletter subscription can be stored indefinitely. However upon the request of subscriber the subscription can be terminated as well as their associated email address as well.
The data collected from contact forms is stored only uptil the time when the query of visitor is resolved. Once we resolve the query we no longer keep your data.
The data collected from comments is stored as long as the cookies are valid typically for one year. If however you delete your comment, the data associated with that is also deleted.
Who we share your data with
Your data from contact forms, newsletter subscription is not shared with any third party website, business or individual.
The data from comments may be shared with Gravatar to prevent spam.
Only if asked by law or any legal authority we may be forced to disclose the information.
What rights you have over your data
If you have left comments on our website, you can anytime request us to provide an exported file of the personal data that we hold about you that includes any data you have provided to us.
You can also request us to erase any personal data we hold about you by reaching us from our contact form. However this does not include any of the data that we are obliged to keep for legal, security purposes.
If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors can download, extract any location data from images on our website.
Articles on our site may also include embedded content in the form of videos as well as images only. Embedded content from other websites will behave the same way as if you have visited the other site.
Our website also contains links to other website. These links may be found within an article. These links helps us to keep the article short and refer you to a source where if you need further information on a particular subject.
We provide link to helpful original research, studies also to product websites as well as advertised websites.