Who we are

Our website address is: https://dailytopnotch.com.


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: https://automattic.com/privacy/. 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.


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.

Third-Party Advertising Networks and Vendors

Our website uses third-party advertising networks and vendors, including Google AdSense, to serve ads to you based on your prior visits to our website and other sites across the internet. These advertising networks may use cookies, web beacons, and other tracking technologies to collect information such as your IP address, device type, browser type, and browsing activities.

By doing so, these third parties can display ads tailored to your interests and preferences. The use of cookies and other technologies also helps these networks measure the effectiveness of advertising campaigns and understand how you interact with the ads.

Here are some key points regarding third-party advertising networks and vendors on our site:

1. Google AdSense: We participate in the Google AdSense program, which uses the DoubleClick cookie to serve ads based on your visit to our website and other websites. You can opt out of personalized advertising by visiting the Google Ads Settings page.

2. Data Collection: Third-party advertisers may collect information about your online activity over time and across different websites and services. This information may be used to provide you with more relevant ads.

3. Opting Out: You can opt out of third-party cookies for interest-based advertising through the Network Advertising Initiative or the Digital Advertising Alliance. Additionally, your browser may offer options to disable cookies.

Please note that we have no control over and are not responsible for the data collection and use practices of third-party advertising networks. We encourage you to review the privacy policies of these networks for more information on their data handling practices.

By using our website, you consent to the processing of data about you by third-party advertising networks in the manner and for the purposes set out in this Privacy Policy.

If you have any questions or concerns about third-party advertising networks and vendors on our website, please contact us editor@dailytopnotch.com 

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.

Who we share your data with

If you request a password reset, your IP address will be included in the reset email.

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.

Where your data is sent

Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.

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