Who we are
The Sadface website address is www.sadface.ir, and any subdomains thereof. This policy explains how we use and protect any information that you give us. Any personal information you supply through the websites will only be used in accordance with this document.
Non-personal data we collect
Sadface collects non-personal data from website visitors, typically consisting of the browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request.
Sadface collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses. Sadface does not use IP addresses to identify its visitors. Sadface does not disclose this information, except under the same circumstances that it uses and discloses personally-identifying information.
Why we collect it
Sadface’s purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how visitors use this website.
Sadface may release non-personal aggregated data, such as the number of visitors using a certain browser.
Personal data we collect
Personal data includes email addresses, names, addresses, telephone numbers of visitors.
When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form including the name and email address, the visitor’s IP address, and browser user agent string to help spam detection.
Media, including images and videos
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.
If visitors use the contact forms we will collect the data shown in the contact form including the name, email address, the visitor’s IP address, and browser user agent string to help spam detection.
Cookies are text files placed on your computer to collect standard internet log information and visitor behaviour information. This information is used to track visitor use of the website and to compile statistical reports on website activity.
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.
Links to third party websites
This website contains links to other websites provided by third parties not under our control. When following a link and providing information to a 3rd-party website, please be aware that we are not responsible for the data provided to that third party. When you follow links posted on this website, you should read the privacy policies for those websites.
We may make use of analytical and statistical software, including Google Analytics, to better understand how visitors use this website.
Who we share your data with
We do not share your information with anybody, except with your express permission or by legal requirement.
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.
Rights to 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.
Legal grounds for processing personal information
We rely on one or more of the following processing conditions:
- our legitimate interests in the effective delivery of information and services to you.
- explicit consent that you have given.
- legal obligations.
Updates to this policy
This policy may be updated in accordance with our needs or regulatory requirements. Sadface website users encourages visitors to check this page from time to time. Your continued use of this website will be be considered acceptance of any such changes.