WHAT INFORMATION DO I COLLECT AND HOW IS IT USED?
Information you voluntarily submit to the Website. I may collect personal information such as your name or email address. For example, you may voluntarily submit information to the Website by leaving a comment or submitting a contact form.
Information I collect from others. I may receive information about you from other sources. You may link your Facebook, Instagram and/or Google accounts to your user profile.
Automatically Collected Information. I automatically collect certain information about you and the device with which you access the Website. For example, when you use the Website, I will log your IP address, operating system type, browser type, referring website pages you viewed, and the dates/times when you accessed the Website. I may also collect information about actions you take when using the Website, such as links clicked.
HOW YOUR INFORMATION MAY BE USED
I may use the information collected in the following ways:
- To operate and maintain the Website
- To create your account, identify you as a user of the Website and customise the Website for your account
- To send you administrative communications, such as administrative emails, confirmation emails, notices, updates on policies or security alerts
- To respond to your comments or enquiries
- To provide you with user support
- To protect, investigate and deter against unauthorised or illegal activity
THIRD PARTY USE OF PERSONAL INFORMATION
I may share your information with third parties when you explicitly authorise me to share your information.
Additionally, the Website may use third-party service providers to service various aspects of the Website, third party service provider’s use of your personal information as dictated by their respective privacy policies.
The Website may in the future use Google Analytics – this service tracks Website usage and provides information such as referring websites user actions on the Website. Google Analytics may capture your IP address but no other personal data is captured by Google Analytics.
Your personal information is not shared with any other third-party applications. Except when required by law, I will not sell, distribute or reveal your email addresses or other personal information without your consent.
From time to time, I may use anonymous data, which does not identify you alone, or when combined from other parties. This type of anonymous data may be provided to other parties for marketing, advertising and other uses. Examples of this anonymous dats may include Analytics or information collected from cookies.
PUBLICLY VISIBLE INFORMATION
If you choose to follow the Love Travelling blog or leave a comment, certain information may be publicly visible. Your email address will never be available publicly. At your option, you may also add a profile description, avatar and a link to your website. You may also choose to link your Facebook and Instagram accounts. Users may see your username, avatar, profile description and website information.
Users may, at any time, prevent the setting of cookies, by the Website by using a corresponding internet browser setting and may thus permanently deny the setting of cookies. Furthermore, already set cookies can be deleted at any time via an internet browser or other software programs. This is possible in all browsers. However, if users deactivate the setting of cookies in internet browsers, not all Website functions may be entirely usable.
Affiliate Program Participation
The Website may engage in affiliate marketing, which is done by embedding tracking links into the Website. If you click on a link for an affiliate partnership, a cookie may be placed on your browser to track my sales for purposes of commissions.
RIGHTS RELATED TO YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION
Opt-out – You may opt-out of future email communications by notifying me at firstname.lastname@example.org to be removed from the mailing list.
Access – You may access the personal information I have about you by submitting a request to me at email@example.com
Amend – You may contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org to amend or update your personal information
Forget – In certain situations, you may request that I erase or forget your personal data. To do so, please submit a request at email@example.com.
Please note that I may need to retain certain information for record keeping purposes or to complete transactions, or when required by law.
SENSITIVE PERSONAL INFORMATION