Privacy Notice

The contact form requires users to agree to this privacy notice in order to comply with GDPR regulations for European visitors.

Site owner

Christopher Richards Ink is a business book ghostwriting service for CEOs, business leaders, entrepreneurs, and consultants.

What personal data we collect and why we collect it

The site only collects information, your name, email address, phone number, and your input message on the contact form in order for you to obtain a relevant reply. No other personal data is collected.


Comments on the site are disabled.

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.


No media is allowed to be uploaded from users.

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.


If you leave a comment on the contact page of this 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.

Visitors may not log in to the site.

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.


This site uses Google Analytics and Bing to measure anonomized traffic.

Who we share your data with

The site owner does not share data except volume tracking as stated above under Analytics.

How long we retain your data

Comments are disabled. No data except for email messages are retained.

What rights you have over your data

No data is retained except for email message you send to Christopher Richards Ink.

Where we send your data

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

Contact information

Please use the contact form.

Christopher Richards Ink
4200 Park Boulevard, #206
Oakland, California 94602-1312

Text/voice: 510.788.0064

Additional information

None at this time.