Who we are
Our website address is: https://theamericanbackpacker.tv.
What personal data 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.
Contact forms on our site is used to communicate with you if you ask a question or want information.
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 have an account and you log in to this site, 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.
We utilize Google Analytics to see who visits our website. Google Analytics is a separate entity from our website and we subscribe to them. Google Analytics has their own privacy statement that you can review on their website.
Who we share your data with
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. We currently do not store any of your personal data.
Where we send your data
Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.
Your contact information
For more information we can be contacted at firstname.lastname@example.org
How we protect your data
We currently do not store your data. We have a contact form and comment section in our articles that you can use to contact us or leave a a comment on an article.
What data breach procedures we have in place
We currently do not store your data.
What third parties we receive data from
What automated decision-making and/or profiling we do with user data
We currently do not use automated decisions and profiling with user data.
Industry regulatory disclosure requirements
Currently we have none.
Smush sends images to the WPMU DEV servers to optimize them for web use. This includes the transfer of EXIF data. The EXIF data will either be stripped or returned as it is. It is not stored on the WPMU DEV servers.
Communication Opt Out
Currently we do not send out communication to our website visitors unless we are contacted by that individual or organization and are asked to reply or give information.
What About other Websites Linked to Our Website?
We are not responsible for the practices employed by Websites linked to or from our Website nor the information or content contained therein.
Copyright, Licensing, and Unofficial Use Policy:
1. This website contains material which is owned by or licensed to us. This material includes, but is not limited to, the design, layout, look, appearance, graphics, photos, and videos. Reproduction is prohibited other than in accordance with the copyright notice, which forms part of these terms and conditions. Any use of the above listed items shall be approved by us before use or reproduction.
Unauthorized use of this website may give rise to a claim for damages and/or be a criminal offense.