Bang! Howdy Wiki:Privacy policy

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Summary

If you use Bang! Howdy Wiki in a responsible manner, your personal information will not be made public. Every edit you make is public, however, and everything you post can be freely viewed, and potentially reproduced.

Editing

Registered users are identified by their usernames; when you edit a page, your username is displayed next to the edit. If you do not wish to use an account to edit Bang! Howdy Wiki, you may instead edit anonymously, with your IP address shown in lieu of a username. Understand that this will render your IP address visible to any user browsing the wiki; if you edit while logged in, your IP will not be visible to the public (see below).

Note: Anonymous users are currently limited to Talk pages.

All edits made to Bang! Howdy Wiki are under its copyright policy; your work may be legally reproduced elsewhere, so do not post any information you consider private.

Removal of information

Information placed on any pages on Bang! Howdy Wiki is publicly visible. Any user may remove content from a page, but unless an Administrator deletes an article, all changes to it will remain visible in its edit history.

We will not remove article revisions except as a last resort: If you feel that a revision needs to be removed, contact Mimeyy.

Logging

Bang! Howdy Wiki, like most sites, keeps logs of all traffic. These logs include users' IP addresses, browsers, and page requests. They can be used for tracking down server or software errors, and can help identify attackers. Access to these logs is limited to Mimeyy.

Other

Data

Operators of Bang! Howdy Wiki are committed to not use any data-tracking extensions or ad-revenue extensions; the project is maintained by members of Community101 on a low-budget setup.

Email

You may provide your email address in your preferences. Your email address is not shared with other users. The email address may be used by Bang! Howdy Wiki administrators to communicate with users on a wider scale. We do not sell or share email addresses.

If you do not provide an email address, you will not be able to reset your password if you forget it. In this case, you will have to contact Mimeyy to enter a new email address in your preferences.

You can remove your email address from your preferences at any time to prevent it from being used.

Non-affiliation

Our privacy policy is distinct from that of Wikipedia or any commercial entity involved with Bang! Howdy.