Who We Are
Like most website operators, https://girlinthepages.com collects non-personally-identifying information of the sort that web browsers and servers typically make available, such as the browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request. https://girlinthepages.com also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses for logged in users and for users leaving comments on our blogs.
Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information
Certain visitors to https://girlinthepages.com choose to interact with our site in ways that require us to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that we gather depends on the nature of the interaction. For example, we ask visitors who comment on our blog to provide a username and email address. Those who wish to receive blog posts via email, we collect their emails. In each case, we collect such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfill the purpose of the visitor’s interaction with us. We does not disclose personally-identifying information other than for the function of https://girlinthepages.com described below. And visitors can always refuse to supply personally-identifying information, with the caveat that it may prevent them from engaging in certain website-related activities. We do not sell, trade, or rent Users personal identification information to others.
When you leave a comment on this site, your name, email, IP address, and browser user agent string to help spam detection. will be collected and stored within WordPress(.org). Only your name will be publicly displayed. Your email and IP address will not be shared publicly. This information from your comment will be stored indefinitely. Comment information and date may also be shared to Akismet anti-spam service. If you wish to have a comment removed, please contact us at girlinthepages(at)gmail(dot)com.
If you click to receive notifications of follow up comments or reply notification, then your e-mail will be stored and you’ll receive an e-mail when there is a response to your comment or when someone comments on that post. At the time of commenting, you may also click to receive notification of new posts by email. If you do so, your email will be stored within WordPress(.org) and shared with Automattic (creators of Jetpack) only to send you emails of new posts. Your email will not be used for other purpose. You may chose to unsubscribe to these emails at any time via the “unsubscribe” button in the emails.
This feature is only accessible to users logged in to WordPress.com.
Data Used: In order to process a comment like, the following information is used: WordPress.com user ID/username (you must be logged in to use this feature), the local site-specific user ID (if the user is signed in to the site on which the like occurred), and a true/false data point that tells us if the user liked a specific comment. If you perform a like action from one of our mobile apps, some additional information is used to track the activity: IP address, user agent, timestamp of event, blog ID, browser language, country code, and device info.
Activity Tracked: Comment likes.
Data Used: This feature will send a hash of the user’s email address (if logged in to the site or WordPress.com — or if they submitted a comment on the site using their email address that is attached to an active Gravatar profile) to the Gravatar service (also owned by Automattic) in order to retrieve their profile image.
This feature is only accessible to users logged in to WordPress.com.
Data Used: In order to process a post like action, the following information is used: IP address, WordPress.com user ID, WordPress.com username, WordPress.com-connected site ID (on which the post was liked), post ID (of the post that was liked), user agent, timestamp of event, browser language, country code.
Activity Tracked: Post likes.
This feature is only accessible to registered users of the site who are logged in to WordPress.com.
Data Used: IP address, WordPress.com user ID, WordPress.com username, WordPress.com-connected site ID and URL, Jetpack version, user agent, visiting URL, referring URL, timestamp of event, browser language, country code. Some visitor-related information or activity may be sent to the site owner via this feature. This may include: email address, WordPress.com username, site URL, email address, comment content, follow actions, etc.
Activity Tracked: Sending notifications (i.e. when we send a notification to a particular user), opening notifications (i.e. when a user opens a notification that they receive), performing an action from within the notification panel (e.g. liking a comment or marking a comment as spam), and clicking on any link from within the notification panel/interface.
This feature is only available to sites on the Professional plan.
Data Used: Any of the visitor-chosen search filters and query data in order to process a search request on the WordPress.com servers.
Data Used: To initiate and process subscriptions, the following information is used: subscriber’s email address and the ID of the post or comment (depending on the specific subscription being processed). In the event of a new subscription being initiated, we also collect some basic server data, including all of the subscribing user’s HTTP request headers, the IP address from which the subscribing user is viewing the page, and the URI which was given in order to access the page (REQUEST_URI and DOCUMENT_URI). This server data used for the exclusive purpose of monitoring and preventing abuse and spam.
Activity Tracked: Functionality cookies are set for a duration of 347 days to remember a visitor’s blog and post subscription choices if, in fact, they have an active subscription.
This feature is only accessible to registered users of the site who are also logged in to WordPress.com.
Data Used: Gravatar image URL of the logged-in user in order to display it in the toolbar and the WordPress.com user ID of the logged-in user. Additionally, for activity tracking (detailed below): IP address, WordPress.com user ID, WordPress.com username, WordPress.com-connected site ID and URL, Jetpack version, user agent, visiting URL, referring URL, timestamp of event, browser language, country code.
Activity Tracked: Click actions within the toolbar.
If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.
If you input your email to subscribe to this site and receive notifications of new posts, your email will be stored within WordPress(.org) and shared Automattic (creators of Jetpack) only to send you emails of new posts. Your email will not be used for other purpose. You may chose to unsubscribe to these emails at any time via the “unsubscribe” button in the emails.
If you enter a giveaway on this website, your information will be used to verify your entries and to mail your prize if you win. Your information may be shared with any third parties (such as publishers) who are partnering with girlinthepages.com for the giveaway. Your information will also be shared with Rafflecopter.com if they are the platform the giveaway is run through.
If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.
Embedded Content From Other Websites
Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.
The Site https://girlinthepages.com uses the Jetpack plugin created by Automattic to track some statistics. Statistics collected include page views, post views, total amount of visitors, etc.
Data Used: IP address, WordPress.com user ID (if logged in), WordPress.com username (if logged in), user agent, visiting URL, referring URL, timestamp of event, browser language, country code. Important: The site owner does not have access to any of this information via this feature. For example, a site owner can see that a specific post has 285 views, but he/she cannot see which specific users/accounts viewed that post. Stats logs — containing visitor IP addresses and WordPress.com usernames (if available) — are retained by Automattic for 28 days and are used for the sole purpose of powering this feature.
We use Google Analytics (GA) to analyze aggregated, anonymized website traffic. In order to track your time on this site, Google drops a cookie with a randomly generated ClientID in your browser, which contains non identifiable information like email, phone number, name, etc. We use Google Analytics to track aggregated website behavior, such as what pages you viewed, length of your viewing session so we can continue to improve our site and experience for visitors. If you would like access to what GA information we have/ask us to delete your GA data, please reach out to us at girlinthepages(at)gmail(dot)com.
Who We Share Your Data With
Your data is not shared unless necessary for the function of this site, analyzing statistics on traffic such as mentioned above, or legal reasons. Only Cristina, site owner, has access to any data on this site. All Site information is stored in a database on my hosting provider.
What Rights You Have Over Your Data
If you have an account on this Site, or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.
Where We Send Your Data
Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.
Any books or products received in exchange for review or promotion will be clearly disclosed in each individual post. These books or products are in exchange for an honest review and will not impact my opinion. All views and opinions expressed on https://girlinthepages.com are my own.
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This policy was last updated on December 28th, 2019.