Who we are
Our website address is: https://thesidegiglonglist.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 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 contact us through our contact form your name or email address will only be used to reply to your message or request. We will never use this data to send you unsolicited emails.
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 visit our login page, 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 analyse traffic on out website. This requires a cookie to be placed.
You can manage which cookies you want to allow in our cookie settings.
Some of the links on The Side Gig Longlist are affiliate links.
If you follow a link and purchase a product or service, we may receive a commission at no cost to you.
This commission may have impact on which products and services we show and where they are placed on the website.
Who we share your data with
We only share your data if necessary, either for functionality or when we are required by law. This may include:
- Service providers like IT and system administration services.
- Lawyers, bankers, auditors, and insurers if required for advise.
- Government bodies that require us to report processing activities.
- Newsletter service providers we use to send you newsletters or marketing emails.
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.
Your contact information
We will not share your contact information with third parties without your explicit consent
What third parties we receive data from
We receive analytics data from third parties like Google