Effective January 06, 2016
Last updated March 12, 2018
What personal information do we collect from the people that visit our blog, website or app?
The only information we collect from you is your partial IP address, which helps us have anonymous information about our users’ location (just the country) as well as the pages you visit.
None of this information can be traced back to you so it’s all anonymous.
When do we collect information?
We collect your partial IP address whenever you visit our website.
How do we use your information?
We may use the information we collect from you to perform traffic/visitor audits and reports. These reports are completely anonymous.
How do we protect visitor information?
We do not use vulnerability scanning and/or scanning to PCI standards. We use regular Malware Scanning.
Our website uses Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology to encrypt all information being sent to and by you to our website.
Our website uses a commenting system by Disqus, Inc., 717 Market St, San Francisco, CA 94103, USA. When visiting this website your browser will establish a direct connection with servers operated by Disqus in the European Union and/or the United States. Any content of the respective plug-in will then be transferred to your device and embedded into the website. In case you visit this website whilst signed in to your Disqus account, information regarding your visit and/or your interaction behavior with Disqus plug-ins (e.g. by adding a comment) will be transferred to and stored by Disqus’ servers.
Our website uses plug-ins operated by Facebook Inc., 1601 S California Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA (“Facebook”). The plug-ins are easily identifiable by the use of the term “Facebook”, the use of the Facebook logo or the “Like” and “Share” buttons visible under each individual post. When visiting this website your browser will establish a direct connection with servers operated by Facebook in the European Union and/or the United States. Any content of the respective plug-in will then be transferred to your device and embedded into the website. In case you visit this website whilst signed in to your personal Facebook profile information regarding your visit and/or your interaction behavior with Facebook plug-ins (e.g. by clicking a “Like” or “Share” button) will be transferred to and stored by Facebook’s servers. Should you wish to prevent this you must log out of your personal Facebook profile prior to your visit of this website.
For more information have a look at Facebook’s Data Policy page.
Disabling of cookies in your browser’s settings
If you disable cookies in your browser’s settings, some of the features that make your site experience more efficient may not work properly.
If users disable cookies in their browser:
If you disable cookies off, some features will be disabled It will turn off some of the features that make your site experience more efficient and some of our services will not function properly.
Third Party Disclosure
We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your personally identifiable information unless we provide you with advance notice. This does not include website hosting partners and other parties who assist us in operating our website, conducting our business, or servicing you, so long as those parties agree to keep this information confidential. We may also release your information when we believe release is appropriate to comply with the law, enforce our site policies, or protect ours or others’ rights, property, or safety.
However, non-personally identifiable visitor information may be provided to other parties for marketing, advertising, or other uses.
Third party links
Occasionally, at our discretion, we may include or offer third party products or services on our website. These third party sites have separate and independent privacy policies. We therefore have no responsibility or liability for the content and activities of these linked sites. Nonetheless, we seek to protect the integrity of our site and welcome any feedback about these sites.
Google’s advertising requirements can be summed up by Google’s Advertising Principles. They are put in place to provide a positive experience for users. https://support.google.com/adwordspolicy/answer/1316548?hl=en
We use Google AdSense Advertising on our website.
We have implemented the following:
• Demographics and Interests Reporting
We along with third-party vendors, such as Google use first-party cookies (such as the Google Analytics cookies) and third-party cookies (such as the DoubleClick cookie) or other third-party identifiers together to compile data regarding user interactions with ad impressions, and other ad service functions as they relate to our website.
Users can set preferences for how Google advertises to you using the Google Ad Settings page. Alternatively, you can opt out by visiting the Network Advertising initiative opt out page or permanently using the Google Analytics Opt Out Browser add on.
How does our site handle do not track signals?
We honor do not track signals and do not track, plant cookies, or use advertising when a Do Not Track (DNT) browser mechanism is in place.
Does our site allow third party behavioral tracking?
It’s also important to note that we allow third party behavioral tracking
CAN SPAM Act
The CAN-SPAM Act is a law that sets the rules for commercial email, establishes requirements for commercial messages, gives recipients the right to have emails stopped from being sent to them, and spells out tough penalties for violations.
We do not collect your email address. As such, we will not send you any kind of email unless you contact us previously or you give us permission (and your email address) to do so, by contacting us.
For more information, you can email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.