Privacy Policy

This website uses an encrypted connection, which means that your data is not transmitted “visibly” from your computer to the network. It is encrypted beforehand to ensure an optimal level of security.

Hosting is provided by the French company OVH, on servers located in Europe. You can consult the commitments of OVH by consulting their page dedicated to the protection of personal data.

Collected Data

This website collects different types of data when browsing: form data and data related to applications provided by third parties.

Form Data

When you subscribe to the newsletter, your email address is sent to MailChimp, a company specialized in emailing.

This email address will be used to send news and informations about the website « Meilin Bristiel » and the blog « Le Blog de Meilin », on a regular basis. Your email address will not be transferred or sold to any other third party company, for any other purpose than sending you a newsletter.

For more information on how MailChimp assures the privacy of your data, please read their page about security.

Data related to applications provided by third parties

This website uses Google Fonts (provided by Google Inc.) to enhance its content. This service may create cookies and automatically collect usage data. This data is processed on the servers of Google Inc. in the United States.

For more information on how Google Inc. assures the privacy of your data, please read their privacy policy.

This website also uses a protection software created by Defiant Inc. to protect the site and the data it contains from possible attack. In order to analyze visitor behavior and block suspicious behavior, this software automatically collects usage data and creates cookies for registered users who log on to the site with a username and password. The data is stored temporarily in the database of the website. It is automatically erased after a few days.

For more information on how Defiant Inc. maintains data privacy, please refer to their RGPD page.

Comments and Registered Users

When you leave a comment on this website, the data entered in the comment form, but also your IP address and the user agent of your browser are collected to help us detect unwanted comments.

An anonymized channel created from your email address can be sent to the Gravatar service to see if you are using the Gravatar service. After validation of your comment, your profile picture will be visible publicly next to your comment.

The privacy clauses of the Gravatar service are available here.

When you leave a comment on this website, you will be asked to save your name, email address and website in cookies. It’s only for your comfort so you do not have to enter this information if you post another comment later. These cookies expire after one year.

If you have an account and log on to this site, a temporary cookie will be created to determine if your browser accepts cookies. It does not contain any personal data and will be deleted automatically when you close your browser.

When you sign in, we’ll set up a number of cookies to save your login information and screen preferences. The lifetime of a login cookie is two days, that of a screen option cookie is one year. If you check “remember me”, your cookie will be kept for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookie will be deleted.

By modifying or posting an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie does not include any personal data. It simply indicates the identifier of the article you have just modified. It expires after one day.

Users’ Rights

You have a legal right to consult, modify and erase all or part of your personal data. To exercise this right, you can contact us at, specifying the exact nature of your request (consultation, modification or deletion). This does not take into account data stored for administrative, legal or security purposes.

Modifications of this Privacy Policy

We reserve the right to change this Privacy Policy at any time. If a user objects to any changes to this policy, they must stop using this website and may request to delete their personal data. Unless otherwise stated, the privacy policy then in force applies to all personal data held.

Last update: July 30th, 2019