Who we are
www.7wisdoms.com is maintained by an international team of writers, designers and editors.
Our headquarters are currently in Berlin, Germany. Our full address is:
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 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 submit personal information through one of our contact forms, your information, mainly Name and Email will be stored for the purpose of replying to your contact request.
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 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.
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 Google Analytics to analyze how people read this website in order to further improve it. Google Analytics is a piece of software collects data about user behaviour on this website. This includes what website you came from to get here. How long you stay for. What kind of computer you’re using. However all this data is anonymous as your IP adress and identity are hidden.
What do we do with your data? The tracking information allows us to better understand our readers and their interests, this helps us to write better content and hopefully to gain more readers.
All of our activity falls within the bounds of the Google Analytics Terms of Service.
If you want to opt out of Google Analytics tracking, you could use a browser plugin to opt out of all Google Analytics tracking software, or click here to opt out
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Who we share your data with
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.
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.
What rights you have over your data
If you have an account on this site, or 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 may be checked through an automated spam detection service.
How we protect your data
We do everything in our power to secure our servers and databases to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration, or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.