Privacy Policy

Your privacy is critically important to Gwen Mansfield and we have a few fundamental principles:

  • We don’t ask you for personal information unless we truly need it. (We can’t stand services that ask you for things like your gender or income level for no apparent reason.)
  • We don’t share your personal information with anyone except to comply with the law, develop our products, or protect our rights.
  • We don’t store personal information on our servers unless required for the ongoing operation of one of our services.
  • In our blogging products, we aim to make it as simple as possible for you to control what’s visible to the public, seen by search engines, kept private, and permanently deleted.

Below is our privacy policy which incorporates these goals:

If you have questions about deleting or correcting your personal data, please contact our support team.

Gwen Mansfield operates several websites, including: and It is Gwen Mansfield’s policy to respect your privacy regarding any information we may collect while operating our websites.

Website Visitors

Like most website operators, Gwen Mansfield 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. Gwen Mansfield’s purpose in collecting non-personally-identifying information is to better understand how Gwen Mansfield’s visitors use the website. From time to time, Gwen Mansfield may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of the website.

Gwen Mansfield also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses for logged-in users and for users leaving comments on blogs. Gwen Mansfield only discloses logged-in user and commenter IP addresses under the same circumstances that it uses and discloses personally-identifying-information as described below, except that blog commenter IP addresses and email addresses are visible and disclosed to the administrators of the blog where the comment was left.

Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information

Certain visitors to Gwen Mansfield’s websites choose to interact with Gwen Mansfield in ways that require Gwen Mansfield to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that Gwen Mansfield gathers depends on the nature of the interaction. For example, Gwen Mansfield asks visitors who want to schedule a guest appearance to provide a name, email address, and their statement. In each case, Gwen Mansfield collects such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfill the purpose of the visitor’s interaction with Gwen Mansfield . Gwen Mansfield does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below. And visitors can always refuse to supply personally-identifying information, with the caveat that it may prevent them from engaging in certain website-related activities.

Aggregated Statistics

Gwen Mansfield may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to her websites. For instance, Gwen Mansfield may monitor the most popular blog posts on the site or use spam screened by the Akismet service to help identify spam. Gwen Mansfield may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, Gwen Mansfield does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below.

Protection of Certain Personally-Identifying Information

Gwen Mansfield discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only to those of her employees, contractors, and affiliated organizations that (i) need to know that information in order to process it on Gwen Mansfield ’s behalf or to provide services available at Gwen Mansfield ’s websites, and (ii) that have agreed not to disclose it to others. Some of those employees, contractors, and affiliated organizations may be located outside of your home country; by using Gwen Mansfield ’s websites, you consent to the transfer of such information to them. Gwen Mansfield will not rent or sell potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information to anyone. Other than to its employees, contractors, and affiliated organizations, as described above, Gwen Mansfield discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only in response to a subpoena, court order, or other governmental request, or when Gwen Mansfield believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of Gwen Mansfield , third parties, or the public at large. If you are a user of a Gwen Mansfield website and have supplied your email address, Gwen Mansfield may occasionally send you an email to tell you about new features, solicit your feedback, or just keep you up-to-date with what’s going on with Gwen Mansfield and her products. We primarily use our various product blogs to communicate this type of information, so we expect to keep this type of email to a minimum. If you send us a request (for example via a support email or via one of our feedback mechanisms), we reserve the right to publish it in order to help us clarify or respond to your request or to help us support other users. Gwen Mansfield takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration, or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.


A cookie is a string of information that a website stores on a visitor’s computer, and that the visitor’s browser provides to the website each time the visitor returns. Gwen Mansfield uses cookies to help identify and track visitors, their usage of Gwen Mansfield ’s websites, and their website access preferences. Gwen Mansfield visitors who do not wish to have cookies placed on their computers should set their browsers to refuse cookies before using Gwen Mansfield ’s websites, with the drawback that certain features of Gwen Mansfield ’s websites may not function properly without the aid of cookies.

Business Transfers

If Gwen Mansfield, or substantially all of its assets, were acquired, or in the unlikely event that Gwen Mansfield goes out of business or enters bankruptcy, user information would be one of the assets that is transferred or acquired by a third party. You acknowledge that such transfers may occur, and that any acquirer of Gwen Mansfield’s business may continue to use your personal information as set forth in this policy.


Ads appearing on any of our websites may be delivered to users by advertising partners, who may set cookies. These cookies allow the ad server to recognize your computer each time they send you an online advertisement to compile information about you or others who use your computer. This information allows ad networks to, among other things, deliver targeted advertisements that they believe will be of most interest to you. This Privacy Policy covers the use of cookies by Gwen Mansfield and does not cover the use of cookies by any advertisers.


Comments and other content submitted to our Akismet anti-spam service are not saved on our servers unless they were marked as false positives, in which case we store them long enough to use them to improve the service to avoid future false positives.

Privacy Policy Changes

Although most changes are likely to be minor, Gwen Mansfield may change its Privacy Policy from time to time, and at Gwen Mansfield ’s sole discretion. Gwen Mansfield encourages visitors to frequently check this page for any changes to its Privacy Policy. Your continued use of this site after any change in this Privacy Policy will constitute your acceptance of such change.

Change log:

None at this time.