We posed these questions to Wordpress.com:


Can you opt out of disclosing your Personally Identifiable Information (PII)?

No. “Visitors can always refuse to supply personally-identifying information, with the caveat that it may prevent them from engaging in certain website-related activities.”


Can the site change its privacy policy without telling you?

Sort of. Automattic may change its Privacy Policy from time to time, and in Automattic’s sole discretion. Encourages visitors to frequently check Privacy Policy for any changes, and encourages users to check their blog’s dashboard for alerts to these changes.


Will your Personally Identifiable Information (PII) possibly be disclosed to law enforcement agencies? If so, why?

Yes. Automattic discloses potentially PII and PII in response to a subpoena, court order or other governmental request.

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