At www.ingeniouscooking.com, the privacy of my readers is of extreme importance to us. Here I will outline the type of personal information that is received and collected by www.ingeniouscooking.com and it’s usage.
While all changes are likely to be minor, please note that www.ingeniouscooking.com reserve the right to change this policy by updating this page. You should check back occasionally to ensure that you are happy with any changes. This policy is effective as of 13rd of March, 2014.
WHAT I COLLECT
www.ingeniouscooking.com may collect the following information:
- contact information including email address
- demographic information such as postcode, preferences and interests
I am committed to ensuring that your information is secure. In order to prevent unauthorised access or disclosure, I have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information that’s collected online.
COOKIES & LOG FILES
Some features on www.ingeniouscooking.com does take usage of cookies and log files.
A cookie is a small file which asks permission to be placed on your computer’s hard drive. Once you agree, the file is added and the cookie helps analyse web traffic or lets you know when you visit a particular site. Cookies allow web applications to respond to you as an individual. The web application can tailor its operations to your needs, likes and dislikes by gathering and remembering information about your preferences.
The information inside the log files includes the following: IP addresses, type of browser, Internet Service Provider (ISP), date/time stamp, referring/exit pages, and number of clicks to analyse trends, views, administer the site, track user’s movement around the site, and gather demographic information.
www.ingeniouscooking.com use traffic log cookies to identify which pages are being used. This helps me analyse data about web page traffic and improve our website in order to tailor it to the reader’s needs. I only use this information for statistical analysis purposes and then the data is removed from the system.
More specifically, www.ingeniouscooking.com uses Google Analytics to analyse site performance. Visitors can opt-out of Google Analytics for Display Advertising and customize Google Display Network ads using Google’s Ad Settings page. Users can completely block Google Analytics tracking by using Google’s Analytics Opt-out browser add-on.
Overall, cookies help me provide you with a better website, by enabling me to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not. A cookie in no way gives me access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share.
You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. This may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website. More detailed information about cookie management with specific web browsers can be found at the browsers’ respective websites.
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COMMENTS & SUBSCRIPTION
Comments and the option to subscribe to a newsletter are enabled on www.ingeniouscooking.com. Comments suspected of spam will be moderated accordingly. If you elect to subscribe or leave a comment on www.ingeniouscooking.com, note that your given email and name will be logged. You will never receive any ‘spam’ mail if you choose to do either, only updates whenever there is a new post published to the email address which you have provided (this only applies when you subscribe to the blog, i.e. not comments). Should you ever wish to unsubscribe you can do so using the link at the bottom of any mail. The information will not be shared for any market research purposes or the likes.
LINKS TO OTHER WEBSITES
www.ingeniouscooking.com may contain links to other websites of interest. However, once you have used these links to leave the site, you should note that I do not have any control over that other website. Therefore, I cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.