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What Information We Collect And How It Is Used
Information You Voluntarily Submit to the Website: MyNormalGayLife.com may collect personal information from you including your name and email address. Examples of how you may voluntarily submit information include leaving a comment, subscribing to a newsletter, submitting a guest post, or submitting a contact form. If you submit a guest post, My Normal Gay Life also retains any information your submit.
Automated Data Collection: When you access this website, we automatically collect certain information about you and the device you use to to access the website. Information we collect when you use this website includes your IP address, operating system type, browser type, referring website, pages you viewed, and the dates-times when you accessed the website. We may also collect information about actions you take when using the Website including links you clicked and the amount of time you spend on different pages.
Cookies: The website logs information using cookies, which are small data files stored on your browser by the website. 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 the website.
How The Information We Collect May Be Used
We may use the information collected in the following ways:
- To operate and maintain the website;
- 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 including administrative emails, confirmation emails, technical notices, updates on policies, or security alerts;
- To respond to your comments and questions;
- To track and measure advertising on the website;
- To detect, investigate, and deter against unauthorized or illegal activity.
With Whom Is Information Shared
None of your information will be shared with third parties. MyNormalGayLife.com may use your e-mail address in the future to contact you regarding the site, however, an opt-out will always be provided. Your name and website may be displayed on the site if you post a comment or a message in the forum. However, your e-mail address and privacy will always be kept secure.
Third Party Use of Personal Information
We may share your information with third parties when you explicitly authorize us to share your information. Additionally, the Website may use third-party service providers to service various aspects of the Website. Each third-party service provider’s use of your personal information is dictated by their respective privacy policies.
The Website 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 the Website. Google Analytics may capture your IP address, but no other personal information is captured by Google Analytics.
Social Warfare: this service is used to share Website content on user’s social channels. Social Warfare will connect using the user’s social channels, but no information is stored on the Website.
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 the Website’s sole discretion.
Except when required by law, MyNormalGayLife.com 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 the Website 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, MyNormalGayLife.com 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.
Cookies/IP Address Tracking
Users may, at any time, prevent the setting of cookies, by the Website, 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.
On the Website, 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 the Website 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 JHarvey@MyNormalGayLife.com to be removed from our mailing list.
Access – You may access the personal information we have about you by submitting a request to JHarvey@MyNormalGayLife.com.
Amend – You may contact us at JHarvey@MyNormalGayLife.com to amend or update your personal information.
Forget – In certain situations, you may request that we erase or forget your personal data. To do so, please submit a request to JHarvey@MyNormalGayLife.com.
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
The Website does not knowingly collect any personally identifiable information from children under the age of 16. If a parent or guardian believes that the Website has personally identifiable information of a child under the age of 16 in its database, please contact us immediately at JHarvey@MyNormalGayLife.com and we will use our best efforts to promptly remove such information from our records.
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 will be placed on your browser to track any sales for purposes of commissions.
MyNormalGayLife.com is a participant in Trip Advisor Affiliate Program.
MyNormalGayLife.com makes every effort to ensure that all information on the Website has been tested for accuracy. MyNormalGayLife.com makes no guarantees regarding the results that you will see from using the information provided on the Website.
Should you need any further information, then please contact us through one of our preferred contact methods:
Either using the contact form or emailing at JHarvey@MyNormalGayLife.com.
This policy is valid from 5 June 2015
- This blog accepts forms of cash advertising, sponsorship, paid insertions or other forms of compensation.
- This blog abides by word of mouth marketing standards. We believe in honesty of relationship, opinion and identity.
- The compensation received may influence the advertising content, topics or posts made in this blog. That content, advertising space or post will be clearly identified as paid or sponsored content.
- The owner(s) of this blog is compensated to provide opinion on products, services, websites and various other topics. Even though the owner(s) of this blog receives compensation for our posts or advertisements, we always give our honest opinions, findings, beliefs, or experiences on those topics or products.
- The views and opinions expressed on this blog are purely the bloggers’ own.
- Any product claim, statistic, quote or other representation about a product or service should be verified with the manufacturer, provider or party in question.
- This blog does not contain any content which might present a conflict of interest.