MissPond | Privacy Policy

Who we are

Our website address is: http://misspond.com.

What personal data we collect and why we collect it


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.


If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year. You can clear cookies yourself or set your browser to refuse cookies. 


Google Analytics is used on MissPond.com to track visitor numbers. This uses cookies, if you do not want to be tracked, please refuse cookies in your browser settings.

Who we share your data with

No one. When a competition is run, you consent to your data being shared with a third party to send the prize if you win, but MissPond.com would email you to confirm this beforehand.

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.

What rights you have over your data

If you have left comments, 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 comments are checked through an automated spam detection service.

How we protect your data

There is are a number of firewalls in use on MissPond.com to protect your data as well as the website.