Who we are
The address of our website is: https://swissyarnfestival.ch.
What personal information we collect and why we collect it
When visitors post comments on the website, we collect the information displayed on the comment form, as well as the visitor’s IP address and the user-agent string (which identifies the browser) to help detect spam.
If you are a registered user and upload photos to this site, you should avoid uploading photos with an EXIF GPS location. Visitors to this site may download photos stored on this site and extract their location information.
When you write a comment on our website, it may be a consent to store your name, email address and website in cookies. This is a convenience feature so that when you write another comment, you do not have to re-enter all this information. These cookies are stored for one year.
If you have an account and you log on to this site, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie does not contain any personally identifiable information and is discarded when you close your browser.
When you log in, we will set some cookies to store your login information and display options. Login cookies expire after two days and display option cookies expire after one year. If you select “Stay signed in” when you sign in, your sign-in will be maintained for two weeks. When you log out of your account, the login cookies are deleted.
When you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie is stored in your browser. This cookie does not contain any personal data and only refers to the contribution ID of the item you have just edited. The cookie expires after one day.
Embedded content from other websites
Contributions on this website may contain embedded content (e.g., videos, images, contributions, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves exactly as if the visitor had visited the other website.
With whom we share your information
How long we store your data
When you write a comment, it is stored indefinitely, including metadata. This allows us to automatically recognize and share follow-up comments instead of keeping them in a moderation queue.
For users who register on our website, we also store the personal information they provide in their user profiles. All users can view, change or delete their personal information at any time (the user name cannot be changed). Website administrators can also view and change this information.
What rights do you have to your data?
If you have an account on this site or have written comments, you may request that we export your personal information, including any information you have provided to us. In addition, you may request the deletion of any personal information we hold about you. This does not include data that we are required to retain for administrative, legal or security reasons.
Where we send your data to
Visitor comments could be examined by an automated spam detection service.
How we protect your data
To protect your data we have SSL-encrypted the website.