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Privacy Policy

Last Updated : 26-March-2016

What information does my blog collect? 

My blog collects information from you (your name, email and your IP address) when you subscribe to my updates via e-mail, use my contact form to send your messages and when you leave a comment on any article of this website.

Besides this, I use Google Analytics and Stat Counter to regularly monitor visitor activity on the website. The type of information collected through these applications may include –

  • Visitor’s geographic location
  • IP address/Internet Service Provider
  • Web browser
  • Operating system
  • Time spent on the site
  • Number of visits
  • Exit links and so on…

Have a look at the following sample screenshot (taken from stat counter) to get an idea on what type of information gets collected :

statcounter sample screenshot

Google, as a third party vendor, uses cookies to serve ads on my website. Google’s use of the DART cookie enables it to serve ads to my blog readers based on their visit to my site and other sites on the Internet. Users may opt out of the use of the DART cookie by visiting the Google ad and content network privacy policy.

What do I use your information for? 

Any of the information that I may collect from you may be used in one of the following ways:

  •  To personalize your experience (your information helps me to better respond to your individual needs)
  • To improve my website

Does this blog use cookies? 

Yes (Cookies are small files that a site or its service provider transfers to your computers hard drive through your Web browser (if you allow) that enables the sites or service providers systems to recognize your browser and capture and remember certain information

This blog uses cookies to keep track of advertisements and compile aggregate data about site traffic and site interaction so that better site experiences and tools in the future could be offered.

Do I disclose any information to outside parties? 

No, I do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your personally identifiable information. This does not include trusted third parties who assist me in operating my website, so long as those parties agree to keep this information confidential.

Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act Compliance 

This blog is in compliance with the requirements of COPPA (Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act), the blog does not collect any information from anyone under 13 years of age.

Online Privacy Policy Only 

This online privacy policy applies only to information collected through my website and not to information collected offline.

Your Consent 

By using my site, you consent to my privacy policy.

Changes to my Privacy Policy 

If I decide to change my privacy policy, I will post those changes on this page.

Contacting Me

If there are any questions regarding this privacy policy you may contact me using this contact page.

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