Wednesday, 23 May 2018

Data Protection and Privacy Policy

By taking part in any activity on my blog (following our blog and commenting on our blog)
I will assume that you have read this Data Protection and Privacy Policy and
agreed with it.  If you do not agree with the content, you are kindly asked not to
leave any personal information on this blog, and that means do not become a
follower and do not leave any comments.

This Data Protection and Privacy Policy has been written by me as the sole
creator and owner of this blog, and it applies to all content on this blog.  It is
given in compliance with EU GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation).

This is a private non-profitable blog in which I present my own handmade
creations and hobbies.

I am the owner the of this blog, and the person to contact.

Content of our 2 Crafting Minds Blog

Content on this blog is about Samantha and Antony (2 Crafting Minds), our
hobbies and our handmade projects. 

All the content on this blog belong to Samantha Thompson and Antony Minnis.
No one can use, download, share, copy, or take anything from this blog, neither
can they collect any data from this blog. 

We share photos of our handmade creations on my social media accounts
(all links are provided here on our blog), as well as links to other blog posts
where we have also shared those creations. No data other than my own is
shared on my Social Media accounts. Only photos of our handmade creations
and links to blog posts are visible on my Social Media accounts, and content
from this blog is visible only on our blog. Followers and readers of my social
media accounts have to visit my blog to see/read the content.

We are not responsible if minors visit my blog.  My Blog is minor friendly, but
no minor is invited to leave their data on my blog. If I notice any such activity
or a third person informs me that there is activity by a minor on my blog all such
data will be deleted immediately and permanently without any notice to the minor. 

This Data Protection and Privacy Policy applies to all content published on my
blog and also to content published on my blog prior to this document
becoming effective.

No data on this blog nor any content of this blog is permitted to be shared with
any third party or allowed to be downloaded, copied etc. by any person.

Data on this blog is provided only by followers and visitors to this blog.
Any personal data shared here on my blog can be deleted permanently
from our blog as stated in each section below.  Data is solely used to run this
blog and as described in each section below.

Log Files

Like many other websites, a visit to my blog will automatically create a log file,
held securely on Google servers. The information in the log files include:
Internet Protocol addresses (IP)
Types of browser
Internet Service Provider (ISP)
Date and time stamp
Referring and exit pages
Number of clicks

All of this information is not linked to anything that is personally identifiable.


Blogger uses cookies (small data files stored on your hard drive or in device memory)
to allow you to access web-sites/blogs without re-entering your username
or password each time; and to count visits and save preferences you set. 

If you wish to disable cookies you may do so through your web browser options.
Instructions for doing so and for other cookie-related management can be
found on the specific browser's websites

Accepting a cookie in no way gives me access to your computer or
any personal information about you.

Information for Followers and Commentators


Those following this blog do so in the knowledge that their photo, link to
their profile and name are visible to all those who visit this blog and in that way
they have published their own personal details.

If you don't want your personal data as mentioned above to be visible to those
who visit this blog, you will have to remove yourself from the Followers list
(so you will in effect be unfollowing my blog). If any technical difficulty occurs,
you should contact Blogger or Google to solve these problems.

Following this blog via e-mail was disabled on this blog on 20th May 2018
and all data (followers' e-mail addresses) permanently deleted from service
provider Google FeedBurner.  No personal data has been kept neither has
it been forwarded to any other party.  If, for some reason, you are still
receiving automatic e-mails about what I post on my blog, contact me as soon
as soon as possible.

All followers are also covered by Google Privacy Policy


Those leaving a comment on our blog do so in the knowledge that their name
link to their profile or blog, as well as the comments they leave are visible
to all those who visit this blog and they are thereby consenting to the use of
their personal information for that specific purpose.

Blogger itself provides an option for all users and commentators to delete
comments they leave on any blog. This blog is no different. If you wish to
delete your published comments from my blog, you are free to do so. If any technical difficulty occurs, you should contact Blogger or Google to solve these problems.

Due to a lot of Spam in comments (with some disturbing content), I have
switched on comment moderation. Disturbing, violent and offensive comments
will not be approved by me and will not be published on my blog. Any such
comments will be deleted immediately.  Commentators leaving disturbing comments
on our blog will be blocked and reported to the Blogger. 

All those that leave a comment are also covered by Google Privacy Policy

This privacy policy is subject to change without notice and was
last updated on 20th May 2018. If you have any questions feel free to
contact us directly here:
(please remove the spaces when emailing me, these have been put
in to prevent spam!)
Thank You
Samantha and Antony