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Cookies and Privacy Policy

Pursuant to the General Data Protection Regulation of EUItalianWeddingAffair intends to inform the user that the site www.italianweddingaffair.com may store or retrieve information from your browser, especially in the form of cookies. This information may relate to the user, his preferences or Internet access device and are mainly used to adjust the functioning of the site to the user’s expectations by offering more personalized browsing experience and memorizing the choices made previously. If you want you can prevent the saving of some or all cookies. In this case, however, use of the site and the services offered could be jeopardized. For any information you can contact infoitalianweddingaffair.com.

What are cookies?

From the site of the data protection commissioner (www.garanteprivacy.it):
Cookies are small text files that the sites visited by users send to their terminals, where they are stored before being transmitted back to the same sites on their next visit. Cookies of SO-CALLED “Third parties” are, instead, set by a website other than the one that the user is visiting. This is because on each site may be present elements (images, maps, sounds, specific links to web pages in other domains, etc.) That reside on servers other than the visited site.
A Web site may set a cookie on your browser only if the preferences are configured to allow the latter. It ‘important to know that a browser can allow a particular Web site access exclusively to cookies set by it and not those set by other websites: there is no risk to your privacy to do so.

What are cookies for?

Cookies are used for different purposes: running computer authentication, tracking sessions, storing information about specific configurations about users accessing the server, storing preferences, etc.

What are the “technical” cookie?

They are cookies that are used to make browsing or to provide a service requested by the user. They are not used for other purposes and are normally installed by the owner of the website.
Without the use of these cookies, some operations may not be completed or would be more complex and / or less secure, such as home banking activities (extract display account transfers, bill payment, etc.), For such as cookies, that allow you to make and keep the user identification in the session, are indispensable.

What are “profiling” cookie?

Cookies are used to track the user’s browsing and create profiles on his tastes, habits, choices, etc.. These cookies can be transmitted to the user’s terminal advertising messages in line with the preferences already expressed by the same user in the online navigation.

What personal data we collect and why we collect it

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: https://automattic.com/privacy/. After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.

If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.

Contact form
If you decide to send us an e-mail to contact us, 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.

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. If you have an account and you log in to this site, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser. When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed. If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after 1 day.

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.

How long we retain your data

If you leave a comment, the comment and the relative metadata are retained indeterminally. This is so we can recognize and approve automatically possible follow-up comments instead of keeping them in a moderation cue. For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.

What rights you have over your data

If you have an account on this site, or 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.

Cookies contained in ItalianWeddingAffair.com: 

  • cookielawinfo-checkbox-necessary, cookielawinfo-checkbox-non-necessary, viewed_cookie_policy: track the acceptance of the type of cookie. Duration: 1 year.
  • 1P_JAR, CONSENT: store user preferences and information each time they visit web pages containing Google services.No sensitive data is collected, if the user is not logged in with his Google account, in which case your choices can be linked to your account. For more information: Google Privacy Policy. Duration: 1 year.
  • wp-settings-time-[UID]: it is used to adapt the display on the browser of the pages of private areas or site administration. Duration: 1 year.
  • wordpress_[hash]: contains the reference to the current WordPress session. The field can vary and represents the current session. Duration: session.
  • PHPSESSID: the PHPSESSID cookie is a PHP native cookie and allows websites to store session state data. The website is used to establish a user session and to communicate status data through a temporary cookie, commonly referred to as session cookies. Duration: session.
  • wpSGCacheBypass: technical cookie for the performance and management of the site cache. Duration: 2 hours.

Where we send your data

Visitors’ comments can be checked through an automatic spam detector service.

Cookies of other companies

ItalianWeddingAffair.com integrates, within its pages, third-party services that may set up and use their cookie and / or similar technologies. The use of such cookies and similar technologies by such companies is governed by the privacy policies of those companies and not by this policy ItalianWeddingAffair.com being totally unrelated to the management of these instruments and the processing of data derived from them.
We provide below a list (not exhaustive) of some of the partner companies that may use cookies while you surf on the ItalianWeddingAffair.com network:

Google+ (https://www.google.com/intl/it_it/policies/technologies/types/)
Facebook (https://www.facebook.com/policies/cookies/)
Twitter (https://support.twitter.com/articles/20170519)
Linkedin (https://www.linkedin.com/legal/privacy-policy)
Pinterest (https://about.pinterest.com/en/privacy-policy)

In case of doubts or suggestions regarding the use of cookies, please contact us from this page.

How to disable the cookies with your browser

This website works the best if the cookies are authorized. However, you can decide not to allow the configuration of cookies in your computer. To do this, enter the “Options” part of your browser. For more information on how to edit the cookies configuration select here the browser in use:

ChromeFirefoxInternet ExplorerOperaSafari

If you disable the cookies, you might disable some features of the website. Even with all the cookies disabled, your browser will keep storing a small quantity of information, needed for the basic working of the website.

Waiver of cookies

If you are concerned about the use of cookies, you can prevent the setting by changing the browser configuration.
For detailed information on the required procedure, you can refer to the help of the browser. For an overview of the most common browser, go to


Advertising companies also allow you to give up receiving targeted ads, if desired. This does not prevent the setting of cookies, but cuts the use and collection of certain data by these companies. For more information and possibilities of withdrawal, please go to


Holder treatment of data

Personal data are processed by automated tools for the time necessary to achieve the purposes for which they were collected. Specific security measures are observed to prevent the loss of data, illegal or incorrect use and unauthorized access.
The data controller is: di Elisa Conti, P.IVA 02261110510, +39 366 316 7766, elisa@italianweddingaffair.com
For any information you can contact info@italianweddingaffair.com

Holder treatment of data

Personal data are processed by automated tools for the time necessary to achieve the purposes for which they were collected. Specific security measures are observed to prevent the loss of data, illegal or incorrect use and unauthorized access.
The data controller is: I TUOI DATI
For any information you can contact info@italianweddingaffair.com

How we protect your data

ItalianWeddingAffair.com adopts security measures suitable to the type and to the sensitivity of the data that are archived (from the cryptography to integrated programs for the safety). As for any Internet-enabled system, there is always the risk of a non-authorized access: it is thus very important to protect your password and to warn us for possible suspects of non-authorized access to your account. ItalianWeddingAffair.com adopts suitable safety measures to guarantee the protection against the non-authorized access, the modifications, the disclosure or the destruction of the personal data that it gathers and archives. Your password is an important component of our security system and it is your responsibility to protect it; do not share the password with third parties, and, if you think that the password or the account have been compromised, change it immediately and write to info@italianweddingaffair.com to explain what happened.