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Privacy Policy

What personal data we collect and why we collect it

Personally Identifying Information

We collect information from you when you register on our site, place an order, subscribe to our newsletter or fill out a form.

When ordering or registering on our site, as appropriate, you may be asked to enter your: e-mail or credit card information. You may, however, visit our site anonymously.


An anonymized string created from your email address (also called a hash) may be provided to the Gravatar service to see if you are using it. The Gravatar service privacy policy is available here:


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 β€œRemember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.

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.

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.


For the purpose of tracking usage statistics of our website, we may use cookies to track your usage of our website.

Who we share your data with

We will never share your data with a 3rd party unless required to by law.

Data Retention

Site Data

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.

Server Data

As part of our commitment to protecting your privacy, upon the expiration of your services with us, all stored content will be instantly and irrecoverably destroyed. There are two cases where your data will be retained longer: If you have indicated to us that there is a complication in your payment, we will retain your data beyond the expiration while you resolve the payment difficulties. If your services expire without indication that you are canceling we will retain your data for a minimum of an additional 2 days, allowing you an opportunity to renew before permanent deletion.

Account Deletion

Upon Termination of Customers services, all information regarding the customer is removed except for historical invoices for tax purposes from any and all payment processors.

Your contact information

If you have any questions regarding this policy or any other policies of this website (ElfHosted), you may email your questions to