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Privacy policy

Who we are

Our website address is: We are Non-government organization funded 2007, after organizing the first BlogOpen conference. After that time, our main organization aim is to work on your digital rights, to educate you and protect you on Internet.

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.

An anonymized string created from your email address (also called a hash) may be provided to the Gravatar service to see if you are using it. The Gravatar service privacy policy is available here: After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.


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.

Contact forms

If you use our contact form to get in contactwith us, you should know that we keep contact form submissions for a two weeks period time only for tracking contact history purposes, but we do not use the information submitted through them for marketing purposes.


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.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.


This website use Jetpack analytics package, which collect some information about your visit. Find here how to control them, or find more as detailed in their privacy policy.

For more information on how specific Jetpack features use data and track activity, please refer to our Privacy Center.

We use analytics to

  • know how many visitors per day visit our site
  • know how much traffic we are sending outbound
  • which items on our site are being downloaded (e.g. PDFs, long-form, reports, short items)
  • identify items not found, i.e. 404s so that we can fix them
  • identify the types of operating systems being used and browsers so we can design our site accordingly

Who we share your data with

By default, WordPress does not share any personal data with anyone. As owners of this website, we don’t share your data with third-party providers.

We maintain direct control over your data on this website as much as we can. As necessary in connection with the above purposes, your personal data may be transferred to the Board of Trustees or our authorized third-party service providers. These authorised third parties may be engaged in, among other things, technology support, outreach campaigns, or research projects carried out in connection with our mission. Limited members of our staff or the staff working for these third parties may also access and otherwise process your personal data in connection with their job responsibilities or contractual obligations. 

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.

If you wish your data to be erased, please, contact us.

Your contact information

If you have any privacy-specific concerns, please, contact us: office at blogopen dot rs.