I care about your privacy, and want to be clear about what information I gather when you visit the site A Drop in the Ocean (operated at https://asingledropintheocean.com/) which provides written content by me in the form of blog posts (“service”).
This page is used to inform website visitors regarding my policies with the collection, use, and disclosure of personal information when anyone visits the website A Drop in the Ocean.
Information Collection and Use
For a better experience reading my blog, I may ask you to provide certain personally identifiable information, including but not limited to your name and email address. These will be requested if you sign up for an email newsletter. If I create one, it will be by opt-in only. This information may be stored in a third party website for facilitating newsletter sending. Otherwise, information may be collected when you comment on a post, depending on how you comment. In that case, the information is stored within WordPress, and is included in an email notification of a new comment, to which I can reply to you directly at the email address provided. The information is not stored or used in other ways.
Cookies are files with small amount of data that is commonly used as an anonymous unique identifier. These are automatically sent to your browser from the website that you visit and are stored on your computer’s hard drive.
I may employ third-party companies, websites, or individuals due to the following reasons:
- To facilitate hosting my blog;
- To perform blog-related services; or
- To assist me in analyzing how my blog is used.
I want to inform my blog readers that these third parties may have access to your Personal Information if I choose to use a third party. The reason is to perform the tasks assigned to them on my behalf. However, they are obligated not to disclose or use the information for any other purpose.
I value your trust in providing your Personal Information, thus I will strive to use commercially acceptable means of protecting it. However, please remember that no method of transmission over the internet, or method of electronic storage is 100% secure and reliable, and I cannot guarantee its absolute security.
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My blog does not address anyone under the age of 13. I do not knowingly collect personal identifiable information from children under 13. In the case that I discover a child under 13 has provided me with personal information, I will immediately delete this from where it is stored. If you are a parent or guardian and you are aware that your child has provided personal information, please contact me so that I will be able to take necessary actions.
If you have any questions, reach out via the form over on my Contact Me page which will send your message to me in an email.