Disclaimer

This is my personal website, therefore the views expressed on this website and my other personal websites are mine alone and not that of any of my clients or anyone I work with or for, currently or in the past. Consider anything I discuss or write about to be my personal and biased opinion.

In addition, if I send you an email from my personal email address, leave a comment on your blog, (re)tweet your stuff, subscribe or respond to you on any online platform, mention something at a speaking engagement, wave at you from the beach, or otherwise communicate with you as an everyday human being, please keep in mind that any views expressed are mine alone and represent my personal and biased opinion and not that of any current or past clients, employers, business partners or anyone else.

Analytics and third-party tools

When visiting this website, statistical analyses may be made of your surfing behavior. This happens primarily using cookies and analytics. The analysis of your surfing behavior is usually anonymous, i.e. I will not be able to identify you from this data.

Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service. It is operated by Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA.

Google Analytics uses so-called "cookies". These are text files that are stored on your computer and that allow an analysis of the use of the website by you. The information generated by the cookie about your use of this website is usually transmitted to a Google server in the USA and stored there. You can prevent this analysis by installing an browser add-on to opt-out.

Cookies

Some of the web pages use cookies. Cookies do not harm your computer and do not contain any viruses. Cookies help make this website more user-friendly, efficient, and secure. Cookies are small text files that are stored on your computer and saved by your browser.

The primary use of cookies on my websites are for:

  • Confirmation of cookie warning (yes, the irony);
  • Storing user preferences regarding light or dark mode;
  • Google Ads, Bing Ads, Google Analytics and reCaptcha, see below.

You can configure your browser to inform you about the use of cookies so that you can decide on a case-by-case basis whether to accept or reject a cookie. Alternatively, your browser can be configured to automatically accept cookies under certain conditions or to always reject them, or to automatically delete cookies when closing your browser. Disabling cookies may limit the functionality of this website.

Google reCaptcha

Some of my websites use Google reCaptcha, a web anti-spam detection and prevention service. It is operated by Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA.

On pages with forms, Google reCaptcha may be utilized for preventing spam requests with essential cookies.

Microsoft Bing Ads

This website uses the conversion and tracking tool "Bing Ads" of Microsoft Corporation, One Microsoft Way, Redmond, WA 98052-6399, USA. Microsoft is certified under the Privacy Shield Agreement, which is why it guarantees to comply with European data protection law. Microsoft Bing Ads places a cookie on your device if you have accessed this website via a Microsoft Bing ad. Microsoft Bing as well as I can thus recognize that someone clicked on an ad, was redirected to this website and reached a previously determined landing page (conversion page). I only get to know the total number of users who clicked on a Bing ad and were then redirected to the conversion page. No personal information about the identity of the user will be shared. If you do not want information about your behaviour to be used by Microsoft as explained above, you can refuse the cookies in your browser settings. In addition, you may prevent the collection of data generated by the cookie and related to your use of the website as well as the processing of this data by Microsoft by using the following link and objecting to the use of these cookies. For more information about privacy and cookies used by Microsoft and Bing Ads, visit the Microsoft Web site.

Submitting data

Should you send any data via one of the forms on my websites, I will collect the data entered on the form, including IP address, user agent and any contact details you provide, to validate and process your submission and/or answer your question and any follow-up questions.

I will retain the data you provide on the form until you request its deletion, revoke your consent for its storage (unsubscribe), or the purpose for its storage no longer pertains (e.g. after fulfilling your request).

Trademarks

"Fili" is a registered European Union trademark (EUTM 017994762) of Fili Wiese.

All product names, logos, and brands are property of their respective owners. All company, product and service names used in this website are for identification purposes only. Use of these names, logos, and brands does not imply endorsement.