WHAT INFORMATION DO WE COLLECT AND HOW IS IT USED?
Information You Voluntarily Submit to Kordialmedia.com: We may collect personal information from you such as your name or email address. For example, you may voluntarily submit information to Kordialmedia.com by leaving a comment, subscribing to a newsletter, or submitting a contact form. In addition, you are able to create a user profile, which allows you to create a username and password. We will store the username, but your password will not be visible in our records.
Information We Collect from Others: We may receive information about you from other sources. You may link your Facebook, Instagram, and/or Google accounts to your user profile. If you choose to link your Facebook, Instagram, and/or Google accounts to your user profile, we will receive your name, email address and profile picture associated with that account.
Automatically-Collected Information: We automatically collect certain information about you and the device with which you access Kordialmedia.com. For example, when you use Kordialmedia.com, we will log your IP address, operating system type, browser type, referring website, pages you viewed, and the dates/times when you accessed Kordialmedia.com. We may also collect information about actions you take when using Kordialmedia.com, such as links clicked.
Cookies: We may log information using cookies, which are small data files stored on your browser by Kordialmedia.com. We may use both session cookies, which expire when you close your browser, and persistent cookies, which stay on your browser until deleted, to provide you with a more personalized experience on Kordialmedia.com.
HOW YOUR INFORMATION MAY BE USED
We may use the information collected in the following ways:
- To operate and maintain Kordialmedia.com;
- To create your account, identify you as a user of Kordialmedia.com, and customize Kordialmedia.com for your account;
- To send you promotional information, such as newsletters. Each email promotion will provide information on how to opt-out of future mailings;
- To send you administrative communications, such as administrative emails, confirmation emails, technical notices, updates on policies, or security alerts;
- To respond to your comments or inquiries;
- To provide you with user support;
- To track and measure advertising on Kordialmedia.com;
- To protect, investigate, and deter against unauthorized or illegal activity.
THIRD-PARTY USE OF PERSONAL INFORMATION
We may share your information with third parties when you explicitly authorize us to share your information.
Additionally, Kordialmedia.com may use third-party service providers to service various aspects of Kordialmedia.com. Each third-party service provider’s use of your personal information is dictated by their respective privacy policies.
Kordialmedia.com currently uses the following third-party service providers:
Google Analytics – this service tracks Website usage and provides information such as referring websites and user actions on Kordialmedia.com. Google Analytics may capture your IP address, but no other personal information is captured by Google Analytics.
Hello Bar – this service is used for delivery of email updates and newsletters. We store your name and email address for purposes of delivering such communications.
At this time, your personal information is not shared with any other third-party applications. This list may be amended from time to time in Kordialmedia.com’s sole discretion.
Except when required by law, we will not sell, distribute, or reveal your email addresses or other personal information without your consent; however, we may disclose or transfer personal information collected through Kordialmedia.com to third parties who acquire all or a portion of our business, which may be the result of a merger, consolidation, or purchase of all or a portion of our assets, or in connection with any bankruptcy or reorganization proceeding brought by or against us.
From time to time, we may use anonymous data, which does not identify you alone, or when combined with data from other parties. This type of anonymous data may be provided to other parties for marketing, advertising, or other uses. Examples of this anonymous data may include analytics or information collected from cookies.
PUBLICLY VISIBLE INFORMATION
If you create a user profile on Kordialmedia.com or leave a comment, certain information may be publicly visible. Users may see your username, avatar, profile description and website information.
Users may, at any time, prevent the setting of cookies, by Kordialmedia.com, by using a corresponding setting of your internet browser and may thus permanently deny the setting of cookies. Furthermore, already set cookies may be deleted at any time via an Internet browser or other software programs. This is possible in all popular Internet browsers. However, if users deactivate the setting of cookies in your Internet browser, not all functions of our Website may be entirely usable.
AFFILIATE PROGRAM PARTICIPATION
Kordialmedia.com engages in affiliate marketing, which is done by embedding tracking links into Kordialmedia.com. If you click on a link for an affiliate partnership, a cookie will be placed on your browser to track any sales for purposes of commissions.
Kordialmedia.com is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising links to Amazon.com. As part of this Amazon Associates program, Kordialmedia.com will post customized links, provided by Amazon, to track the referrals to their website. This program utilizes cookies to track visits for the purposes of assigning commission on these sales.
Kordialmedia.com is also a participant in the Tailwind and Tasty Pins Affiliate program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising links to different retail stores online. Kordialmedia.com will post customized links, to track the referrals. This program utilizes cookies to track visits for the purposes of assigning commission on these sales.
On Kordialmedia.com, you may subscribe to our newsletter, which may be used for advertising purposes. All newsletters sent may contain tracking pixels. The pixel is embedded in emails and allows an analysis of the success of online marketing campaigns. Because of these tracking pixels, we may see if and when you open an email and which links within the email you click. Also, this allows Kordialmedia.com to adapt the content of future newsletters to the interests of the user. This behavior will not be passed on to third parties.
RIGHTS RELATED TO YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION
Opt-out – You may opt-out of future email communications by following the unsubscribe links in our emails. You may also notify us at email@example.com to be removed from our mailing list.
Access – You may access the personal information we have about you by submitting a request to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Amend – You may contact us at email@example.com to amend or update your personal information.
Please note that we may need to retain certain information for record keeping purposes or to complete transactions, or when required by law.
SENSITIVE PERSONAL INFORMATION
Kordialmedia.com does not knowingly collect any personally identifiable information from children under the age of 16. If a parent or guardian believes that Kordialmedia.com has personally identifiable information of a child under the age of 16 in its database, please contact us immediately at firstname.lastname@example.org and we will use our best efforts to promptly remove such information from our records.