Privacy Policy

Who we are

Our website address is: https://headphonesjack.com. Our site name is Headphones Jack. We are a website that aims to provide technology reviews that enable our readers to make informed purchasing decisions.

What we do

Headphones Jack is there to provide useful information to readers. This includes product and price comparisons. This website monetizes mainly via Amazon Associates. If you buy any of the products that are shown in our content or that are advertised on https://headphonesjack.com using our links, we will get paid a commission by Amazon. We may also include other website monetization programs on this site; such as affiliate marketing and Google AdSense. Feel free to read our About Us page for more information About Headphones Jack.

What personal data do we collect and why do we collect it?

Comments

When a visitor leaves a comment on our 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.

An anonymized string created from your email address (also called a hash) may be provided to the Gravatar service to see if you are using it. The Gravatar service privacy policy is available here: https://automattic.com/privacy/. After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.

Media

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.

Contact forms

Personal data is collected when you fill in the contact form on this website. The information gathered is so that we can reach back to your about your queries. We may use your contact information to get in touch with you about relevant promotions and offers from us and our partners.

Cookies

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.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

Analytics

We use Google Analytics to keep track of who visits our site as well as the pages that they visit. Google Analytics uses Cookies to keep track of your usage information. You can check out the Google Privacy policy here. We also use cookies from Facebook for data collection and marketing purposes. The data that is gathered may be used to display promotional material from Headphones Jack and our partners directly or on other sites that you visit.

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.

For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. 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 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.

How we protect your data

Our site uses secure https protocols to guard against attack. Though all effort is put into ensuring that all data is kept secure, no liability shall be accepted should breaches occur as a result of lapses by parties beyond our control.

What data breach procedures we have in place

Should you have concerns about breach of your data, don’t hesitate to get in touch with us using the contact details below.

Akismet

We collect information about visitors who comment on Sites that use our Akismet anti-spam service. The information we collect depends on how the User sets up Akismet for the Site, but typically includes the commenter’s IP address, user agent, referrer, and Site URL (along with other information directly provided by the commenter such as their name, username, email address, and the comment itself).

Our contact information

You can get in touch with us using our Contact Us Page. You can also get in touch using the email; [email protected]