Privātuma politika

Who we are

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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 contact us via one of our contact forms then the details provided will be processed in line with your contact request.

We will request permission on each form to ensure you are aware that we will be processing your personal information in line with this privacy policy


You can view our cookie policy and information about the cookies we use šeit

Embedded content from other websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (piem. video, attēlus, articles, uc). 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 tracing your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.


We use Google Analytics to track site usage and we also use the Facebook tracking pixel for advertising targeting on Facebook.

Forum usage

In order for the discussion forum to work we have to save certain data about you. This includes but is not limited to your name, vecums, date of birth, gender, location and other identifying factors.

The only details required for the forum to work are a nickname / username and an email address.

All other data you choose to provide will be stored on the forum servers for as long as you require us to keep it for the purposes of completing your profile or for your own marketing benefit.

When you make a new topic, atbildēt, comment or gallery on the forum your username is associated with this info. This information may be kept on the forum indefinitely. Due to the nature of discussion forums the flow of topics and replies means removal of individual info may cause issues for others who are reading the topics.

You are entitled to remove any personal data we hold for you at any time. You can use the form šeit to request your personal data automatically or you can contact us using or by mail at the address below.

Content submitted to the website

Information including but not limited to text, audio, Video, images and files may be posted, emailed or uploaded to various sections of this website.

If you upload content onto this website via , but not limited to, interaction with the discussion forum, gallery pages, Komentāri, replies to forums or other site feeds then you are wholly responsible for it.

You agree to grant The Tattoo Forum (a) an irrevocable, perpetual, royalty-free right to use, izdalīt, kopija, rediģēt, adapt, license, izdalīt, transmit, publish, publicly perform or display any such Content in any form or medium anywhere in the World; un (b) irrevocably and unconditionally waive any moral rights or similar rights you have in any Content pursuant to the Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988 (as amended, superseded or replaced from time to time) (the “Act”) or equivalent legislation anywhere in the World.

You have the right under GDPR to remove personally identifying information from this site and can do so by firstly requesting all personal data we hold about you and then submitted a request to be removed via email or form. This will be completed by deleting your user account and any associated data we hold identifying you as an individual.

The removal of a forum account will result in the content written by that account to be anonymised.

Removal of any personally identifying content within posts, forum discussions or images can be requested under the right to be forgotten as detailed below.

Who we share your data with

We may share your data with third party providers such as Google Analytics and Facebook in order to provide ads and usability improvements to our products.

How long we retain your data

If you leave a comment or forum post, the content 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 (ja kāds), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, rediģēt, 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

  1. The right to be informed