Privacy Policy

Who We Are

We are a web-based service committed to protecting your privacy and securing the information collected through our website. Our website address is:


We value the feedback and insights of our users, and to this end, we collect the data shown in the comment form, along with the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string for spam detection purposes. An anonymized string or ‘hash’ created from your email address may be provided to the Gravatar service to enhance user interaction. You can read about the Gravatar service privacy policy here: Upon approval, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.


We advise users uploading images to the website to avoid using pictures with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) as this can be downloaded and extracted by visitors to the website.


If you leave a comment on our website, you can opt to save your name, email address, and website in cookies. This is for your convenience to prevent re-entering your details when leaving another comment. These cookies will last for one year.

A temporary cookie will be set when you visit our login page to verify your browser’s cookie acceptance. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser. If you log in, we will set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out, the login cookies will be removed.

If you edit or publish an article, a 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

Our site may include embedded content such as videos, images, articles, etc. This content behaves as if the visitor has directly visited the other website. These websites may collect data, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content if you are logged into an account on their website.

Who We Share Your Data With

In the event of a password reset, your IP address will be included in the reset email.

How Long We Retain Your Data

If you leave a comment, we retain the comment and its metadata indefinitely for ease of recognition and approval of any follow-up comments. For registered users on our website, we store the personal information they provide in their user profile. Users can view, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (username cannot be changed), and website administrators can also view 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 an exported file of your personal data. 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.

Opt-In/Opt-Out Policy

By using our services, you have agreed to “Opt-In” to allowing Drop My Voice to send you an SMS/MMS text with a voice attachments, Ringless Voicemails and other automated messages. To opt-out, simply reply “STOP” and you will be removed from our contact list.