Privacy policy

The Data Journalism Newsletter is a labor of love by Winny Media, a company of one by me, Winny de Jong. I value your privacy.

This page gives you a complete overview of how I try my very best to respect your privacy regarding any information you may share with me across this website, https://ddj.news.

For one you are only asked for personal information when its truly need it to provide a service to you. Since this webpage is the home of an e-mail newsletter, it’s set up to collect e-mail adresses by fair and lawful means, with the knowledge and consent of people behind these e-mail adresses.

If you choose to share your e-mail address, know it will only be used for the purpose of sending The Data Journalism Newsletter. (Which, at some point in the future, might include advertising, though it currently does not.) I do not share any personally identifying information publicly or with third-parties, except when required to by law.

The Data Journalism Newsletter is send using Mailchimp. This means your e-mail address is stored on a Mailchimp server, using Mailchimp technology to prevent loss and theft, as well as unauthorised access, disclosure, copying, use or modification.

Once subscribed, you can unsubscribe at any given moment in time: there is a link to do so at the bottom of every newsletter. After unsubscribing your e-mail address will be deleted from our databases with a maximum delay of 6 weeks.

This website may link to external sites that are not operated by Winny Media. Please be aware that Winny Media does not have control over the content and practices of these sites, and cannot accept responsibility or liability for their respective privacy policies.

You are free to refuse the request for your personal e-mail address, with the understanding that this makes it impossible for us to send The Data Journalism Newsletter to your inbox.

Your continued subscription to The Data Journalism Newsletter will be regarded as acceptance of its practices around privacy and personal information. If you have any questions about how user data and personal information is handled, feel free to contact us. Send an e-mail to winny [at] this domain.

While this site does not use any analytics or tracking software, it does contain both a Mailchimp archive and link to a Google Spreadsheet. Both links contain trackers by respectively Mailchimp and Google.

This policy is effective as of 1 September 2020.