Privacy Policy

Who we are

No Sleep New York (NSNY) is an Arts & Culture platform dedicated to commonly uniting all walks of life through mutual artistic interests. Our domain address is

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: 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 forms

When you submit information through any contact form on No Sleep Nw York, you consent to have that data collected. Your name, email address, and any other volunteer information may be stored so that we can keep your contact records on file in the event they are ever needed again in the future. Do not submit personal information such as passwords, bank or credit card information, or any sensitive information that could jeopardize you in any way, shape, or form. Although No Sleep New York will make sure to protect any information that is sensitive at all costs, we cannot be held liable in the event of a data breach. If for any reason a data breach occurs on our website, we cannot be held responsible for any said information that was submitted through our contact forms.


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 visit our login page, 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 tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.


We currently collect analytics data using Google Analytics and WordPress Jetpack. 

Who we share your data with

We are dedicated to keeping your data secure. We will never sell your information to any third party. Data you provide on this website may be shared with advertisers (such as Google Ads) to bring to your relevant advertisements.

How long we retain your data

If you leave a comment, the comment and its 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.

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.

Where we send your data

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

Our contact information

If you encounter any issues or privacy concerns, immediately submit a ticket by contacting us direct at We will get back to you within 12 hours regarding your concerns and how we plan to address them.

Additional information

How we protect your data

No Sleep New York is a website that is secured by an external host and security plugins. We take security very seriously on our platform and will always fiercely protect your data to the best of our ability. We will never sell your information to any third party sources. 

What data breach procedures we have in place

We are actively our data breach procedures policy. In the event of a data breach, we will either temporarily disable our the user platform until the issue is resolved, or limit login attempts. We currently allow 4 login attempts to access your account. In the event of a breach, there will be a limit of one login attempt with a prolonged re-entry period of 2 hours. 

Any data breaches will result in a set of procedures. We will internally investigate the data breach and report all necessary information to the appropriate law enforcement to help investigate and end the breach. All users will be immediately notified as soon as a data breach is discovered by No Sleep New York.

What third parties we receive data from

Currently, we receive third party data from several applications.


This data will only be received on a case-by-case basis depending on whether or not a user allows Instagram access to their profiles to display their feed and information. Any other third party data we may receive will be updated accordingly in this privacy policy.


This site may be using WPMU DEV third-party cloud storage to store backups of its audit logs where personal information is collected.


Hummingbird uses the Stackpath Content Delivery Network (CDN). Stackpath may store web log information of site visitors, including IPs, UA, referrer, Location and ISP info of site visitors for 7 days. Files and images served by the CDN may be stored and served from countries other than your own. Stackpath’s privacy policy can be found here.


 We collect information about visitors who comment on Sites that use our Akismet anti-spam service. The information we collect depends on how the User sets up Akismet for the Site, but typically includes the commenter’s IP address, user agent, referrer, and Site URL (along with other information directly provided by the commenter such as their name, username, email address, and the comment itself).

Additional data

This site creates and stores an activity log that captures the IP address, username, email address and tracks user activity (like when a user makes a comment). Information will be stored locally for 30 days and remotely for 1 year. Information on remote logs cannot be cleared for security purposes.

What automated decision making and/or profiling we do with user data

No Sleep New York may implement advertisements throughout our site, which may also be visible on your user profile. Any information gathered may be used to tailor advertisements according to the user’s personal interests. Do not publish any information that you would not want to be seen or tracked on the internet. We respect our users’ privacy and will only gather safe and relevant information for advertisements.