Last updated 28 December 2019
Who I am
I’m Peter Jordan. My website address is: https://peterjordan.info.
What data is collected and why
If you accept analytics cookies, Google Analytics will set cookies which collect an anonymised version of current IP address
By default WordPress does not collect any personal data about visitors, and only collects the data shown on the User Profile screen from registered users. However some of your plugins may collect personal data. You should add the relevant information below.
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.
This site puts small files (known as ‘cookies’) onto your computer to collect information about how you browse the site. Find out more about the cookies we use, what they’re for and when they expire.
Strictly necessary cookies
|DYNSRV||This cookie is added by our load balancer to track which web server to send the visitor to. Its purpose is to improve the performance of the website.||Session|
|cookie_notice_accepted||We’ll set cookies so that your computer knows you’ve seen it and not to show it again, and also to store your settings.||1 year|
Cookies that measure website use
We use Google Analytics to collect anonymised information about how you use this site. We do this to help make sure the site is meeting the needs of its users and to help us make improvements to the site and to government digital services.
We do not allow Google to use or share the data about how you use this site.
Google Analytics stores information about:
- how you got to the site
- the pages you visit and how long you spend on them
- what you click on while you’re visiting the site
Google Analytics sets the following cookies:
|_ga||Used to distinguish visitors||2 years|
|_gid||Used to distinguish visitors||24 hours|
How to control cookies
You have the right to decide whether to accept or reject non-essential cookies by using the ‘Revoke‘ button at the foot of your screen. Essential cookies cannot be rejected as they are strictly necessary to provide you with services.
In addition, most advertising networks offer you a way to opt out of targeted advertising. If you would like to find out more information, please visit http://www.aboutads.info/choices/ or http://www.youronlinechoices.com.
How long is data retained
Anonymous web analytics data is retained indefinitely.
If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognise and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.