Privacy Policy

The privacy of our visitors is important to us.

When a visitor visits this website, there may be certain standard information that is collected and used when visiting Such information is necessary to prevent abuse as well as to assist in ensuring a smooth and consistent visitor experience when visiting We do not sell personal information to any third parties or share your personal information.

As standard in online blogs, we may collect data related to server traffic which is stored automatically in server log files that may contain information such as IP address, ISP, browser type along with the time, duration and pages visited on the site.

From time to time and under certain circumstances, we may use cookies to store personal preferences when you visit this site which may include the ability to log in, make comments or fill out online forms through our site.
In certain pages throughout the site, we may use third party advertisements at to support our site; some of these advertisers may use technology which includes cookies and/or web beacons that may direct your query to an alternate website. If you click on a link on which directs you to an offsite website–such as a link through one of our affiliate partners or Google Adsense– information including your IP address, browser type and additional information pertaining to your browser may be stored. This information is generally used for quality improvements to the website to ensure web visitors have an enjoyable experience.

If your browser permits, you may be able to selectively disable or turn off cookies from within your browser settings which prevents such information from automatically appearing in server logs and tracking files, although this may have an impact on your browsing experience including the inability to log in, make comments or fill out online forms.

Google is one of the most popular search engines in the world, and as such, may use technology to track it’s visitors throughout the Google network and through websites which use services provided by Google such as The following paragraph pertains to Google and the information that it may collect.
The DoubleClick DART cookie is used by Google in the ads served on the websites of its partners, such as websites displaying AdSense ads or participating in Google certified ad networks. When users visit a partner’s website and either view or click on an ad, a cookie may be dropped on that end user’s browser. The data gathered from these cookies will be used to help better serve and manage ads on the publisher’s site(s) and across the web.

Third party vendors, including Google, use cookies to serve ads based on a user’s prior visits to your website.
Google’s use of the DART cookie enables it and its partners to serve ads to your users based on their visit to your sites and/or other sites on the Internet.

Users may opt out of the use of the DART cookie by visiting the advertising opt-out page. (Alternatively, you can direct users to opt out of a third-party vendor’s use of cookies by visiting the Network Advertising Initiative opt-out page.)

Additionally please note the following: may use third party vendors and ad networks to serve ads on this site.
Visitors may visit each referred website to opt out of cookies if the vendor or ad network offers such option, and users may opt out of some, but not all of these cookies in one location at the Network Advertising Initiative website at


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Mediavine Programmatic Advertising (Ver 1.1)

The Website works with Mediavine to manage third-party interest-based advertising appearing on the Website. Mediavine serves content and advertisements when you visit the Website, which may use first and third-party cookies. A cookie is a small text file which is sent to your computer or mobile device (referred to in this policy as a “device”) by the web server so that a website can remember some information about your browsing activity on the Website.

First party cookies are created by the website that you are visiting. A third-party cookie is frequently used in behavioral advertising and analytics and is created by a domain other than the website you are visiting. Third-party cookies, tags, pixels, beacons and other similar technologies (collectively, “Tags”) may be placed on the Website to monitor interaction with advertising content and to target and optimize advertising. Each internet browser has functionality so that you can block both first and third-party cookies and clear your browser’s cache. The “help” feature of the menu bar on most browsers will tell you how to stop accepting new cookies, how to receive notification of new cookies, how to disable existing cookies and how to clear your browser’s cache. For more information about cookies and how to disable them, you can consult the information at All About Cookies.

Without cookies you may not be able to take full advantage of the Website content and features. Please note that rejecting cookies does not mean that you will no longer see ads when you visit our Site. In the event you opt-out, you will still see non-personalized advertisements on the Website.

The Website collects the following data using a cookie when serving personalized ads:

  • IP Address
  • Operating System type
  • Operating System version
  • Device Type
  • Language of the website
  • Web browser type
  • Email (in hashed form)

Mediavine Partners (companies listed below with whom Mediavine shares data) may also use this data to link to other end user information the partner has independently collected to deliver targeted advertisements. Mediavine Partners may also separately collect data about end users from other sources, such as advertising IDs or pixels, and link that data to data collected from Mediavine publishers in order to provide interest-based advertising across your online experience, including devices, browsers and apps. This data includes usage data, cookie information, device information, information about interactions between users and advertisements and websites, geolocation data, traffic data, and information about a visitor’s referral source to a particular website. Mediavine Partners may also create unique IDs to create audience segments, which are used to provide targeted advertising.

If you would like more information about this practice and to know your choices to opt-in or opt-out of this data collection, please visit National Advertising Initiative opt out page. You may also visit Digital Advertising Alliance website and Network Advertising Initiative website to learn more information about interest-based advertising. You may download the AppChoices app at Digital Advertising Alliance’s AppChoices app to opt out in connection with mobile apps, or use the platform controls on your mobile device to opt out.

For specific information about Mediavine Partners, the data each collects and their data collection and privacy policies, please visit Mediavine Partners.