Privacy

Our standard privacy information for those of you who are interested 🙂

Privacy

Images & Media

If you upload images and content 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.

Cookies

When using our website, cookies are set so that we can collect visitor date that allows us to monitor and improve our services. We also use cookies for your convenience, for example, if you log in to our website to share your news. 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 submit a press release, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data.

Embedded content from other websites

Content on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos.). 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.

Who we share your data with

If you request a password reset, your IP address may be included in the reset email.

When you share a news story with us, we will request media contact information and we will share this information publically on our website. If you do not want the information to be shared, please don’t use this service. 

How long we retain your data

For users that register on our website, 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 do you have over your data

If you have an account on this site, 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 do we send your data

By using our website and press release distribution services, we may share your contact information and media contact details with journalists, publications and other news-related websites.