Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy for foragingforfigs.com

If you require any more information or have any questions about this privacy policy, please feel free to contact by email at kalinwebber@gmail.com.

At foragingforfigs.com, the visitor privacy is of extreme importance. This privacy policy outlines the types of personal information that is received and collected by foragingforfigs.com and how it is used.

Log Files

Like many other Web sites, foragingforfigs.com makes use of log files. The information inside the log files includes internet protocol (IP) addresses, type of browser, Internet Service Provider (ISP), date/time stamp, referring/exit pages, and number of clicks to analyze trends, administer the site, track user’s movement around the site, and gather demographic information. IP addresses, and other such information are not linked to any information that is personally identifiable.

Comments

Comments made on specific blog posts that are approved will save the name, email address, website and IP address of the user making the comment. By leaving a comment, you are giving permission to collect your name, email address, IP address, your website URL and any information that you voluntarily provide within your comment. A browser user agent string is also collected to help detect spam. This information is only collected and used for the purpose of responding back to you and for making improvements on this website. Your email address is never shared with the public, only your name, website URL (if provided), and Gravatar profile picture are shown. Please note that anything that you disclose in the comment section is available to the public and we are not responsible for how they may use this information.

If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.

Gravatar Profile Pictures

An anonymous string created from your email address (also called a hash) may be provided to the Gravatar service if you are using it. The Gravatar service privacy policy is available here: https://automattic.com/privacy/. After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.

Contact Form

If you ever contact through this site’s contact form, your name, email address, website (if you choose to provide it) and possibly your IP address may be collected. This information is collected for purposes of responding back to you. Nothing else will be done with this information. This information is kept indefinitely for customer service purposes. Upon your request, your information can be deleted. Please send a request to kalinwebber@gmail.com if you would like your previous messages to be deleted permanently.

If you send an email, we may be able to see your name and email address in the email and will use it to respond back to your inquiry. This information is kept indefinitely for customer service purposes.

Cookies and Web Beacons

foragingforfigs.com uses cookies to store information about visitors preferences, record user-specific information on which pages the user access or visit, customize Web page content based on visitors browser type or other information that the visitor sends via their browser. If the settings on your software that you use to view this website (your browser) are adjusted to accept cookies, then we assume you accept this cookie policy. Should you wish to disable cookies from this site, you can do this via your browser (a helpful guide can be found here).

Advertising and affiliate marketing partners may use cookies and web beacons on our site. Our advertising partners may include:

  • Amazon Affiliates (see privacy policy here)
  • Google Adsense (not currently in use, but will update if used in the future)

These third-party ad servers or ad networks use technology to the advertisements and links that appear on foragingforfigs.com send directly to your browsers. They automatically receive your IP address when this occurs. Other technologies (such as cookies, JavaScript, or Web Beacons) may also be used by the third-party ad networks to measure the effectiveness of their advertisements and / or to personalize the advertising content that you see.

foragingforfigs.com has no access to or control over these cookies that are used by third-party advertisers.

You should consult the respective privacy policies of these third-party ad servers for more detailed information on their practices as well as for instructions about how to opt-out of certain practices. foragingforfigs.com‘s privacy policy does not apply to, and we cannot control the activities of, such other advertisers or web sites.

If you wish to disable cookies, you may do so through your individual browser options. More detailed information about cookie management with specific web browsers can be found at the browsers’ respective websites.

Links to Outside Sites

Foragingforfigs.com may sometimes link to outside websites for informational purposes and cannot guarantee the privacy practices of those websites. If you submit any personal information to those sites, it will be subject to their respective privacy policies.

Sensitive Personal Information

Foragingforfigs.com will not request any sensitive personal information such as your social security number, financial information, information regarding race or ethnic origin, political opinions, religious beliefs, or health information. You should not submit this information anywhere on this site, and if you choose to, you are held solely responsible for those comments.

Minors

This website is intended for use by adults 18 years and older. We do not intentionally, nor knowingly, collect personal information from minors without parental consent.

Terms & Conditions

Please also visit this website’s Terms & Conditions page for general information about using this site.