Information You Voluntarily Submit to the Website.
We may collect personal information from you such as your name or email address. For example, you may voluntarily submit information to the website by leaving a comment, subscribing to a newsletter or submitting a contact form.
Information We Collect form Others.
We may receive information about you from other resources. You may link your Facebook, Instagram, and/or Google accounts to your user profile. If you choose to link your Facebook, Instagram and/or Google account to your user profile, we will receive your name, email address and profile picture associated with that account. The website utilizes the Facebook commenting system, so if you choose to comment on a website post, your profile picture will appear.
Automatically Collected Information.
We automatically collect certain information about you and the device with which you access the website.. For example, when you use the website, we log your IP address, operating system type, browser type, referring website, pages you viewed, and the dates/times when you accessed the website. We may also collect information about actions you take when using the website, such as clicked links.
We may log information using cookies, which are small data files stored on your browser by the website. We may use both session cookies, which expire when you close your browser, and persistent cookies, which stay on your browser until deleted, to provide you with a more personalized experience on the website.
How Your Information May Be Used:
to operate and maintain the website
to create your account, identify you as a user of the website, and customize the website for your account,
to send you promotional information, such as newsletters. Each email promotion will provide information on how to op-out of future mailings.
to send you administrative communications such as administrative emails, confirmation emails, technical notices, updates on policies or obscurity alerts,
to respond to your comments or inquiries,
to provide you with user support,
to track and measure advertising on the website,
to protect, investigate and deter against unauthorized or illegal activity.
Publicly Visible Information.
If you create a user profile on the website or leave a comment, certain information may be publicly visible. To create a user profile, you must choose a username and password and input your email address fro profile confirmation. Your email address will never be available publicly. At your option, you may also add an avatar, a profile description, and a link to your website. You may also choose to link your Facebook Instagram, and Google Account. Users may see your username, avatar, profile description and website information.
On the website, you may subscribe to your newsletter, which may be used for advertising purposes. All newsletters sent may contain tracking pixels. The pixel is embedded in emails and allows an analysis of the success of online marketing campaigns. Because of these tracking pixels, we may see if and when you open an email and which links within the email you click. Also, this allows the website to adapt the content of future newsletters to the interests of the user. This behavior will not be passed on to third parties.
The website does not knowingly collect any personally identifiable information from children under the age of 16. If a parent or guardian believes that the website has personally identifiable information of a child under the age of 16 in its database, please contact us immediately at firstname.lastname@example.org and we will do our best to promptly remove such information from our records.