Imprint & Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy

This is the short version: We use Google Analytics, Google Fonts, comments and a contact form as well as embedded content from other websites.

Who we are

This is a personal Homepage of
Johannes Deml
Schweizertalstraße 8-10
1130 Vienna, Austria

What personal data we collect

This website collects personal data through Google Analytics, Google Fonts, contact forms, comments and embedded content. For further information take a look at the paragraph “Embedded content from other websites”

Google Fonts

This website uses Google Fonts. The fonts are served through and More information

Why the data is collected

We use Google Fonts since it is a very easy way to serve fonts quickly (since you might have already cached them from another site). We use Google Analytics to get data on the usage of the website and to find out which data is the most relevant for you. We do respect and encourage privacy, so we suggest to control what data is sent by blocking cookies and content. We recommend the free open source plugin Privacy Badger by EFF.


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.

Contanct Form

When visitors leave the information in the contact form on the site we collect the data written in the form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.


If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.

Embedded content from other websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). 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.


You are informed that this website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”) to help analyse the use of this website. For this purpose, Google Analytics uses “cookies”, which are text files placed on your computer.

The information generated by the cookies about your use of this website – standard internet log information (including your IP address) and visitor behaviour information in an anonymous form – will be transmitted to and stored by Google including on servers in the United States. Google will anonymize the information sent by removing the last octet of your IP address prior to its storage. According to Google Analytics terms of service, Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website and compiling reports on website activity for the European Council.

The European Council will not use, and will not allow any third party to use the statistical analytics tool to track or to collect any personally identifiable information of visitors to this site. Google may transfer the information collected by Google Analytics to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google’s behalf. According to Google Analytics terms of service, Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google.

By using this website, you consent to the processing of data about you in the manner and for the purposes set out above. You may refuse the use of cookies by downloading and installing Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Add-on. The add-on communicates with the Google Analytics JavaScript (ga.js) to indicate that information about the website visit should not be sent to Google Analytics.

Who we share your data with

  • This website uses Google Fonts, they serve the fonts through their servers, more info from Google can be found here.
  • This Website uses Google Analytics, more information can be found here.

How long we retain your data

If you leave a comment, the comment 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.

What rights you have over your data

If you have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.

Where we send your data

Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.

How we protect your data

The only data of yours we store is comments and your contact info from the contact form. The comments are handled through wordpress own comment feature. For forms we use Form 7, a popular wordpress plugin. Everything is password protected, but we can’t guarantee that there are no flaws in wordpress.