The privacy of our visitors is extremely important to us at This privacy statement explains what categories of personal information receives and collects, as well as how it is used.

Log Files, like many other websites, makes use of log files. To evaluate trends, administer the site, track user’s movement about the site, gather demographic information, log files containing information such as internet protocol (IP) addresses, kind of browser, Internet Service Provider (ISP), date/time stamp, referring/exit pages, and a number of clicks. IP addresses and other similar data are not linked to any personally identifiable information.

Cookies & Data

On, we utilize cookies. A cookie is a piece of data that is kept on the hard disk of a site visitor to assist us in improving your access to our site and identifying repeat visitors. Cookies may also allow us to track and target user interests in the future, allowing us to improve the user experience on our website.

  • We only collect personal information when it is absolutely necessary (ex, newsletter)
  • We don’t share your personal information with anyone unless it’s required by law.
  • Unless it’s essential to operate one of our internet services, we don’t save your personal information on our servers (ex, comments)

A cookie’s use is unrelated to any personally identifiable information about you. Personal information is only gathered when you willingly offer it, such as when you subscribe to a newsletter by providing your email address.

The following is a list of cookies and data that may be gathered when you use Source Code. For additional information on the specific categories of data collected, please see each service’s privacy policy:

  • Google Analytics: _ga, _gid, and _gat_gtag cookie data kept 24 months
  • Cloudflare: _cfduid cookie data
  • MailChimp: email address kept until you unsubscribe
  • Rafflecopter: name, email address kept until a giveaway promotion winner is announced

If you want to disable cookies, go to your browser’s settings and disable them. More information about cookie management in various web browsers can be found on the respective browsers’ web pages.


Source Code publishes a newsletter, which visitors can subscribe to voluntarily by filling out the subscription form at the footer and at the end of each blog article. To subscribe, fill out the MailChimp subscription form with your email address and confirm your subscription using the double-opt-in form. This information is not shared by Source Code.


We collect the data given in the comments form, as well as the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string, to aid spam detection. The Gravatar service may be given an anonymized string created from your email address (also known as a hash) to see if you are using it. For additional details, visit the Gravatar service privacy policy. Your profile image is shown to the public in the context of your comment after it has been approved.

On Source Code, we utilize Akismet to help prevent spam. Any comments made through this service are not retained on our servers unless they are recognized as false positives, in which case we keep them long enough to use them to improve the service and prevent future false positives. To understand more about how the Akismet service handles your comment data, click here.

Protection of Information takes all reasonable precautions to protect potentially personally identifying and personally-identifying information from unauthorized access, use, modification, or destruction.

Your Data Rights

You can request an exported file of the personal data we possess about you, including any data you have provided to us if you have an account on our site or have posted comments. You can also ask us to delete any personal information we have about you. This excludes any information that we are required to store for administrative, legal, or security reasons.

Privacy Policy Changes

This policy is subject to change at any time by Source Code. Visitors are encouraged to check this page for revisions to the Privacy Policy on a frequent basis. Continued use of this website following any changes to this Privacy Policy will be deemed acceptance of those changes.

Please contact us at if you require any other information or have any queries regarding our privacy policy.