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Comments policy

By posting a comment on this blog you agree to this comments policy:

The blog owners (Cardiff University), administrators, contributors, editors and authors reserve the right to edit, delete, move, or mark as spam any and all comments without notice. We also reserve the right to block access to any individual or group from commenting or from accessing the blog.

All comments within this blog are the responsibility of the commenter. By submitting a comment, you agree that the content is your own and do not hold Cardiff University responsible for any and all repercussions, damages, or liability caused by the posting of the comment.

Comment form guidelines

The comment form must be filled in with a proper or legitimate sounding name and URL. Comments using keywords, spam or suspicious information in the comment form will be edited or deleted.

Use of your email address

Email addresses are required for commenting but they are not published or shared. They are collected for the purposes of privately contacting the commenter, if the need arises.

Commenter privacy & protection

If private or personal information is posted in any comment it will be deleted as soon as possible to protect the privacy of the commenter. To prevent such editing, never share this private information within the blog comment.

Language & manners

This blog is “family friendly”. Comments which include offensive or inappropriate language, or are considered rude or offensive, will be edited or deleted.


A comment which does not add to the conversation, runs of on an inappropriate tangent, or kills the conversation may be edited, moved, or deleted.


Comments which are defamatory will be edited or deleted.

Links & advertising

This blog is setup to automatically hold any blog comment with more than two links in moderation, which may delay your comment from appearing on this blog. Any blog comment with more than four links could be marked as comment spam.

Any comment which appears to include advertising will be edited or deleted.

How we will respond

Comments on this blog will only be responded to in direct response to the comment. We will not respond privately via email or other communication method.

What to do if your comment does not appear

If you leave a comment on this blog and it does not appear in a reasonable time period, and you know that it does not violate this policy, contact us at

Personal attacks

No personal attacks are permitted. You may question or argue the content but not attack the blogger or other commenters. Failure to respect fellow participants on this blog could result in the removal of your comments and blocked access.

Comment spam

Any comment suspected of being spam will be deleted.

Violation of this policy

Anyone who violates this policy may be blocked from future access and/or commenting on this blog.


All trackbacks will be treated in line with this policy.