Like most website operators, bendaniel.org collects non-personally-identifying information of the sort that web browsers and servers typically make available, such as the browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request. bendaniel.org also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses. bendaniel.org’s purpose in collecting the above described information is to better understand how bendaniel.org’s visitors use its website. bendaniel.org releases the above described information to the public via its publicly available MINT statistics.
Persons Posting Comments on the Lions’ Den Blog
Certain visitors to bendaniel.org’s websites choose to interact with bendaniel.org in ways that require bendaniel.org to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that bendaniel.org gathers depends on the nature of the interaction. For example, we ask persons posting comments to a post at bendaniel.org to provide a website url and an email address – but there is no requirement that either be provided (or that either be valid). Such information, if made available by the visitor posting comments, may be used to further discussions on bendaniel.org.