What personal information do we collect from the people that visit our blog, website or app?
We do not collect form-based input from visitors of our site. Only anonymous information created by the visitor’s browser is collected, as part of the site’s traffic stats programming.
How do we protect visitor information?
Our website is scanned on a regular basis for security holes and known vulnerabilities in order to make your visit to our site as safe as possible.
We use regular Malware Scanning on our web servers.
We do not use an SSL certificate for this site, because there are no forms on this site for collection of PII from our visitors, and no personally identifiable information (names, email addresses) or sensitive information (credit card or social security numbers, for example) is collected at any time.
Do we use 'cookies'?
You can choose to have your computer warn you each time a cookie is being sent, or you can choose to turn off all cookies. You do this through your browser (such as Internet Explorer, Firefox, Safari, or Chrome) settings. Each browser is a little different, so look at your browser's Help menu to learn the correct way to modify your cookies, if you wish to limit the collection of such anonymous data on websites that you visit.
If you choose to disable cookies in your web browser:
If you disable cookies, some visual or content presentation features may be disabled, but because we do not collect information using input forms, your experience on this particular website will not be changed in as significant a manner is it may be on more interactive sites, such as those from which you may purchase goods and services.
Third Party Disclosure
We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties any personally identifiable information.
Third party links
We do not include or offer third party products or services on our website.
We have implemented the following:
- Demographics and Interests Reporting
Via our website’s integration of third-party systems, such as Google Analytics, we may make use of first-party cookies (such as the Google Analytics cookies described in the COOKIES section above), and may use other third-party components together to compile anonymous data regarding user interactions with search engine ad impressions, or other ad service functions as they relate to the promotion of 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.
California Online Privacy Protection Act
According to CalOPPA we agree to the following:
Users can visit our site anonymously.
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 do not allow third party behavioral tracking in the coding of this website.
COPPA (Children Online Privacy Protection Act)
When it comes to the collection of personal information from children under 13, the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA) puts parents in control. The Federal Trade Commission, the nation's consumer protection agency, enforces the COPPA Rule, which spells out what operators of websites and online services must do to protect children's privacy and safety online.
This website does not market to or serve children under 13.
Fair Information Practices
The Fair Information Practices Principles form the backbone of privacy law in the United States and the concepts they include have played a significant role in the development of data protection laws around the globe. Understanding the Fair Information Practice Principles and how they should be implemented is critical to comply with the various privacy laws that protect personal information.
NOTE: If the no-forms policy of this site changes, and we begin to accept visitor input (and PII) via web forms, this policy will be updated to note that we will notify users within 7 days of any data breach. Because we do not collect such PII on this site (because we use no forms for visitor input), we do not at this time have a need to act on the notifications requirements outlined in the Fair Information Practices.