Who we are
DAFO Creative is a privately owned LLC in the state of New Jersey and a Limited company in England and Wales. Both entities operate this website.
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.
The contact form sends an email to a DAFO Creative email address and will be read by DAFO Creative LLC and DAFO Creative Ltd or third-party organizations that DAFO Creative outsource this work to.
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.
We use Google Adsense and Google Analytics on this website for analytical and advertising information. Other advertising companies may other use methods for gathering information in the form of cookies.
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.
Where we send your data
Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service. The server is based in Michigan, MI, USA.
Users are able to register for an account directly with DAFO Creative, alternatively you can use Social Media logins, namely, Facebook, LinkedIn, Google and Twitter. By using Social Logins your personal information from DAFO Creative to the specified social media login.
Your contact information
You can contact the administrators of DAFO Creative via the contact form.
How we protect your data
Your data is stored in a database hosted in Michigan, MI, USA, all passwords are encrypted in this database. Only information that you choose to make public is available to the public.
We will actively update the website, extensions and other software that makes this website work in an agile manner. The service host is responsible for updating the operating system.
What data breach procedures we have in place
In the event of a data breach the relevant local authority will be notified as per the New Jersey law.
Although not currently required by New Jersey law, users will be notified of such a breach as detailed in the European Union’s “General Data Protection Regulation” within 72 hours of being made aware of such a breach.
What third parties we receive data from
On DAFO Creative Google Adsense and Google Analytics are in use. Google receive data from DAFO Creative, but this is limited to cookies
What automated decision making and/or profiling we do with user data
This is not in use on DAFO Creative
Industry regulatory disclosure requirements
DAFO Creative LLC based in New Jersey, USA and DAFO Creative Ltd in England and Wales. The server is located in Michigan, MI, USA.
DAFOCreative.com is governed by the State of New Jersey and US Federal law. There are no laws in New Jersey regarding data protection. DAFOCreative.com is also governed by laws in England and Wales, therefore, DAFOCreative.com will comply European Union’s “General Data Protection Regulation” and the UKs “Data Protection Act 2018”, the “California Consumer Privacy Act” and “California Privacy Rights Act”, the Virginia “Consumer Data Protection Act” and finally the Colorado “Privacy Act”.