Privacy Policy

Welcome to the privacy policy page for I will do my best to answer any questions and explain how your data is used, stored, and shared.

Who am I?

My name is Donald Farland and I am the owner and operator of

What data is collected & why?

The following data is collected and used on this website. It is and are essential to the operation of this site and related services.


This website does not use or require user accounts. As such, no information is collected to identify or authenticate you as a user of this site.


This website does not contain any embedded advertisements. I may add the occasional sponsored or referral link in a post, but I will always disclose this in the post.


This website uses IndependentAnalytics out of respect for your privacy. Unlike most other analytics service providers, IA does not use cookies. The site cannot & will not track you. All of the data is anonymized and cannot be linked back to you. You can read more about IA’s GDPR compliance here.


Comments are disabled on this website. No information or content is collected from the users of this site and displayed to other users. All content is generated by me.

Embedded Content

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. This website does not have access to or control over this data. You will need to review the privacy policy of those sites.

At present, most embedded content on this website is in the form of YouTube videos. I recommend reviewing YouTube’s (Google) privacy policy at

Mailing List (MailChimp)

This website uses MailChimp to manage e-mail subscriptions to this web site. These emails contain content from the web site and may occasionally include content not available online. Subscribers are not added to mailing lists without their express consent. Potential subscribers must complete the online subscription form and confirm that subscription in an automated email that they will receive shortly after they subscribe.

Subscribers may unsubscribe from a mailing list at any time by clicking the “unsubscribe” link at the bottom of the email.

You can find MailChimp’s privacy policy here.


As you can see, this website collects as little data about you as I can manage. In fact, most of the cookies collected are related to recording and managing your consent and those can be customized, by you, using the cookie settings at the bottom of the page.

That being said, privacy is important to me and I will do my best to ensure your data is handled responsibly. If you ever have any questions about this privacy policy you can find information on how to contact me on my contact page.