Privacy Policy

Who we are

Eastmidscrypto is a non-profit website designed and ran as a hobby simply to inform and grow the local cryptocurrency community.
For more information please see;

What personal data we collect and why we collect it


Comments are currently disabled unless you have contributor account.
If you are registered as a contributor and leave a comment we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection. This is also the case for anyone who uses the ‘Contact Form’


If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS). If this metadata is included in your media, any visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from that media.


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.

Who we share your data with

No one, this website is designed and run purely as a hobby. We do not share your data with anyone.

How long we retain your data

Contributor comments and related 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.

Where we send your data

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

Embedded content from other websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, maps, price trackers, 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 tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.


Analytics data is recorded by Google Analytics

Contact information

The best way to contact us is using the “Contact us” form.

Alternatively, you can email:
(Please note this email address is not constantly monitored so responses may be delayed)

Additional information

This website is ran purely as a hobby and not for profit. Small tip’s are gratefully received but by no means expected. The information on this site is not guaranteed accurate. I try my best to source reliable information but am not held accountable for any inaccuracies.

What third parties we receive data from

Our live Cryptocurrency price ticker and conversion calculator is courtesy of

Our BTC map is courtesy of