Privacy Policy

Last Modified 8 April, 2021

The privacy of our website visitors is important to us so we do not track any individual people. As a visitor to the website:

  • No personal information is collected
  • No information is shared with, sent to or sold to third-parties
  • No information is shared with advertising companies
  • No information is mined and harvested for personal and behavioral trends
  • No information is monetized
  • Cookies are used purely for theme saving. If you don't enable dark theme, no cookies are ever stored.
We run our own analytics script to collect some anonymous usage data for statistical purposes. The goal is to track overall trends in our website traffic, it is not to track individual visitors. All the data is in aggregate only. No personal data is collected. Data collected includes websites that send us traffic, pages on our site that are visited, duration of the visits, information from the devices (device type, operating system, country and browser) used during the visit and more.

If you would like to opt-out of this analytics collection, please visit https://jamiethalacker.dev/legal/opt-out

Data Collection Policy

We do not track people across their devices and across websites and apps that they visit. All the data is isolated to a single day, single website and single device only. There is no way to know whether the same person visits a site from more than one device or visits another website. The goal of using analytics is to track overall trends in your website traffic, it is not to track individual visitors. We don’t use analytics cookies, and we don’t generate any persistent identifiers All the site measurement is carried out absolutely anonymously. We measure only the most essential data points and nothing else. All the metrics we do collect fit on one single page. Here is the complete list of what we collect and store:

Data PointExampleDescription
Page URLhttps://jamiethalacker.devWe track the page URL of each page view on this website. We use this to show us which pages have been viewed and how many times a particular page has been viewed.

The hostname and path are collected. Query parameters are discarded, except for these special query parameters:ref=, source=, utm_source=,utm_medium= and utm_campaign=.
HTTP Refererhttps://twitter.comWe use the referrer string to show us the number of visitors referred to this website from links on other sites.
BrowserChrome 86.0We use this to show us what browsers and browser version numbers people use when visiting this website. This is derived from the User-Agent HTTP header. The full User-Agent is discarded.
Operating SystemGNU/Linux x64We use this to show us what operating systems people use when visiting this website. We show the brand of the operating system and the version number, if found. This is derived from the User-Agent HTTP header. The full User-Agent is discarded.
Device TypeDesktopWe use this to show us what devices people use when visiting this website. This is derived from window.innerWidth. The actual width of the browser in pixels is discarded.
Visitor CountryUnited KingdomWe look up the visitor’s country using their IP address. We do not track anything more granular than the country of origin, and the IP address of the visitor is discarded. We never store IP addresses in our database or logs.

If you do not agree to any part of this policy, the only action you can take would be to cease use of this website.

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