Who we are
Our website address is: https://decorahnow.com and https://classifieds.decorahnow.com
What personal data we collect and why we collect it
When visitors post on Decorah Now we collect the data shown in the submitted 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.
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 a post, 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 Jetpack and Google Analytics to collect analytics data.
Who we share your data with
We do not share your data.
How long we retain your data
For users that register on our website, 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, 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 submissions may be checked through an automated spam detection service.
Your contact information
How we protect your data
We delete submitted events 30 days after they expire. We delete server logs in the classifieds after 7 days. We delete automated emails sent by our mail server on an annual basis.
What data breach procedures we have in place
We use security best practices and collect as little data as possible from our users.
What automated decision making and/or profiling we do with user data
We attempt to reduce spam submissions and response through automated spam detection.