Privacy Policy


This web site is owned and operated by: dcr Blogs dot Com.

Our postal address is: P.O. Box 1391; West Chester, Ohio 45071-1391.

You can reach us by eMail at:

About the Information Collected on this Site

dcr Blogs dot Com respects the privacy of our web site visitors. While we do track usage of the web site, no personally identifiable information is collected in doing so. dcr Blogs dot Com collects only personally identifiable information that is submitted voluntarily by a visitor. Any submitted eMail addresses will be used only to reply to the sender for the specified reason. dcr Blogs dot Com does not sell, rent or otherwise distribute any information collected on our web site to third parties. Except as noted below, information collected on will be used only by dcr Blogs dot Com.

Comments & Contact Forms: 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 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: After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.

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.

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.

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

Cookies: This site sets or uses cookies if you login or if you leave a comment. Some third-party ads, banners or other links may set cookies. Such third parties include: ClickBank and Google AdSense (links lead to their respective privacy policies). In general, you may disable cookies by setting your browser to reject all cookies or to notify you when a cookie is being sent and decline it. Please see your browser’s help system for additional information. Additionally, you may review the privacy policies of the above listed sites for further details on their cookies. Additional information on cookies is listed in other sections of this Privacy Policy.

eMail Addresses: If you provide us with an eMail address either through a web site form submission or by eMailing us, we may use your eMail address to contact you regarding any order you may have placed or to respond to any inquiries you have made. Your eMail address will NOT be added to any marketing or eMail list unless so noted. If you subscribe to our mailing list, your eMail address will be added to that list and you will receive eMail messages from us. We do NOT use any form of bulk unsolicited commercial eMail.

Embedded Content: Posts 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.

Logins: 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 an article, 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.

Media Uploads: 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.

Page Views: We collect information regarding the number of times individual pages are accessed on our site. We use this information to improve the navigation and content of our web site.

Statistics: Our web site collects information regarding referrals (which sites referred visitors to us, including search engines and directories), domain names of visitors and aggregate information on what pages consumers access or visit.

User Registrations: 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.

Note to Parents

We request that web site visitors who provide us with personally identifiable information be 18 years of age or older. To help protect children on the Internet, parents should advise their children not to submit personally identifiable information to any site without parental consent or supervision. Parents should also consider using Internet service providers and/or parental control tools that help to provide a child-safe Internet environment.

Third-Party Websites

dcr Blogs dot Com may also be an associate or affiliate of other web sites. The privacy policies of such sites should be reviewed before submitting any information to those sites.

dcr Blogs dot Com may also link to third-party web sites. The privacy policies of such sites should be reviewed before submitting any information to those sites.

We are not responsible for the content or privacy policies of third-party web sites with which we may provide or exchange links.

Usage Notice

The sites, services and associated equipment of dcr Blogs dot Com are the sole property of dcr Blogs dot Com. Any use in violation of the acceptable use policy and/or terms of service of dcr Blogs dot Com is considered to be trespassing on dcr Blogs dot Com’s property, and a person who engages in such activity will be pursued to the fullest extent of the law. In addition, any person who intentionally and without authorization damages or destroys any of the equipment owned by dcr Blogs dot Com or accesses or causes to be accessed facilities owned by dcr Blogs dot Com will be prosecuted in accordance with Ohio’s computer crime statute. No one may use dcr Blogs dot Com’s sites, services or equipment for transmitting eMails in any such way as to disguise their point of origin.

Policy Changes

We reserve the right to change these policies at any time by notifying visitors of the existence of a new policy. These policies are specific to this site.

If you are not comfortable with the way in which your information will be used, you should neither submit such information to us nor use this website.