Privacy Policy

We collect various types of personal data, including comments, media, and analytics data, to enhance your experience. Your data is retained indefinitely for comments and user profiles, but you have the right to request its erasure or an exported file.

At Intellectual Wisdom, accessible from, one of our main priorities is the privacy of our visitors. This Privacy Policy document outlines the types of information that are collected and recorded by Intellectual Wisdom and how we use it.

Who we are

Our website address is We are committed to protecting and respecting your privacy.

What personal data do we collect and why do we collect it

We collect several types of information for various purposes to provide and improve our services. This includes, but is not limited to the following:


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. An anonymized string created from your email address (also known as a hash) may be provided to the Gravatar service. The Gravatar service privacy policy is available here:


If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors can download and extract any location data from images on the website.

Contact Forms and Cookies

If you leave a comment on our site, you may opt-in to save your name, email address, and website in cookies. If you visit our login page, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices.

Embedded Content from Other Websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g., videos, images, articles, etc.). These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with the embedded content.


We may collect personal information when you use a mobile device or web browser to access our content, contact us via email, social media, or similar technologies, or when you mention us on social media.

How we use your data

We collect, hold, use, and disclose information for the following purposes, and personal information will not be further processed in a manner incompatible with these purposes. We may combine information we collect about you with general information or research data we receive from other trusted sources.

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, we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile.

What rights do you have over your data?

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?

Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.

How we protect your data

When we collect and process personal information, and while we retain this information, we will protect it within commercially acceptable means to prevent loss and theft, as well as unauthorized access, disclosure, copying, use, or modification. However, no method of electronic transmission or storage is 100% secure, and no one can guarantee absolute data security. You are responsible for selecting any password and its overall security strength, ensuring the security of your own information within the bounds of our services.

Data Breach Procedures

Our website may link to external sites that are not operated by us. Please be aware that we have no control over the content and policies of those sites, and cannot accept responsibility or liability for their respective privacy practices.

Automated Decision Making and Profiling

If we receive personal information about you from a third party, we will protect it as set out in this privacy policy. If you have previously agreed to us using your personal information for direct marketing purposes, you may change your mind at any time.

Changes to Our Privacy Policy

At our discretion, we may change our privacy policy to reflect updates to our business processes, current acceptable practices, or legislative or regulatory changes. If we decide to change this privacy policy, we will post the changes here at the same link by which you are accessing this privacy policy.

Contact Us

If you believe that any information we hold about you is inaccurate, out of date, incomplete, irrelevant, or misleading, or if you have any concerns about this privacy policy, please contact us.

Regulatory Disclosure Requirements

If required by law, we will get your permission or give you the opportunity to opt in to or opt out of, as applicable, any new uses of your personal information.

By using our website, you hereby consent to our Privacy Policy and agree to its Terms and Conditions.

Frequently-Asked Questions (FAQs)

What types of personal data does Intellectual Wisdom collect?

Intellectual Wisdom collects various types of data, such as comments, media, cookies, embedded content from other websites, and analytics data.

How does Intellectual Wisdom use the collected data?

Intellectual Wisdom collects, holds, uses, and discloses information for various purposes, which includes providing and improving services and other compatible purposes.

How long will my data be retained by Intellectual Wisdom?

Intellectual Wisdom retains comments and their metadata indefinitely. For registered users, the personal information provided in user profiles is also stored.

What rights do I have over my data?

Users can request an exported file of the personal data Intellectual Wisdom holds about them. They can also request that Intellectual Wisdom erase any personal data unless it’s required for administrative, legal, or security purposes.

How does Intellectual Wisdom ensure the protection of my data?

Intellectual Wisdom protects your data within commercially acceptable means to prevent loss, theft, unauthorized access, disclosure, copying, use, or modification. However, it’s important to note that no method of electronic transmission or storage is 100% secure.

Last Updated on July 4, 2023 by menj