Comment Policy for Mochabay.com
Comments on the Blog are welcomed by the Site (mochabay.com). All comments are subject to an approval process. Comments may be rejected, and comment posters may be banned subject at the sole discretion of the site owner.
Comments that don’t contribute to the conversation and are spam, promotional in nature, or intended for back-link purposes will be deleted and the author banned from future commenting ability.
Use a Real first name and email address. Do not use a business name, Blog name, nickname, initials, or any other fake name when commenting. Failure to do so will cause your comment to be flagged as spam, deleted, or perhaps edited to conform to these guidelines and your comment will not be replied to.
Do not put your personal Blog or business website URL in the comment text unless it directly contributes to the comment and/or the conversation taking place, as it will cause your comment to be flagged as spam and most likely deleted, or edited to conform to these guidelines.
Before asking a question in the comments, read through all of the prior comments of the post to determine if your question has already been asked by another reader and answered. If the same or similar question was previously answered, your comment will most likely not be responded to.
The following applies to all comments posted on MochaBay.com:
All Rights Reserved
The Site reserves the right to edit, delete, move, or mark as spam any and all comments. Also reserves the right to block access via IP address to anyone or group from commenting, subscribing to, and from accessing the Site for violation of this comment policy.
Comments containing links are automatically held in moderation. Any link included in a comment which is blatantly self promotional (such as linking to a personal MLM or network marketing page) without genuinely contributing to the conversation will be flagged as spam and the comment deleted. Repeated attempts will cause the user email and IP address to be blacklisted from commenting further. Links which are relevant and contribute to the conversation within the comments of the blog post are normally allowed.
If notice is received that a comment contains proprietary, copyrighted or plagiarized information, the offending comment will be deleted and the commenter blocked from further commenting ability.
An authentic, verified, email address is required for commenting and comment subscriptions. Personal email addresses are never published on the Blog nor shared with any 3rd party. Your email address may be used by the Blog owner to privately contact you. By commenting on this Blog, you are agreeing the Site has the right to contact you via email in response to your comment, and for informational and promotional purposes. You may unsubscribe from Blog comment notifications and email correspondence at any time.
Any comment deemed as spam will be deleted and marked as comment spam. Commenters who repeatedly post spam will be blacklisted from commenting in the future, and their IP address blocked.
All comments within the Site Blog are the responsibility of the individual commenter. By submitting a comment, you agree that the comment content is your own, and to hold this site, MochaBay.com, and all post authors and commenters harmless.
For ease of commenting, please consider signing up for a Gravatar at https://en.gravatar.com/
This will allow your comment to be approved faster, and allow your picture to automatically display next to your comment.
What To Do If Your Comment Does Not Appear
Be patient. Comments are moderated and are not approved immediately.
When visitors leave comments on Mochabay.com, data shown in the comments form is collected, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to assist with spam detection.
If you have left comments on MochaBay.com, you may request to receive an exported file of the personal data held about you, including any data you have provided to the Site. You can also request that the Site erase any personal data held about you. This does not include any data the Site is obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.