WHAT INFORMATION WE COLLECT, AND HOW IT IS USED
When you access the website, you may provide certain personally identifiable information, including but not limited to your name and email address on the website. This information is collected when you subscribe to a newsletter, contact us, fill out a form or enter any other information on the website to communicate with me.
Like many other websites, this website automatically collects certain information about you through Log Data and Google Analytics. Log Data is information about your computer’s Internet Protocol Address (your “IP” address), browser information, Internet Service Provider’s information, operating system, and browser type.
Google Analytics collects certain information about your location, the pages you visit, the equipment you use to access the website, traffic patterns, and other general patterns related to this website use. IP addresses and additional information do not link to any personally identifiable information.
Cookies may be either “persistent” cookies or “session” cookies: a persistent cookie will be stored by a web browser and will remain valid until its set expiry date unless deleted by the user before the expiry date; a session cookie, on the other hand, will expire at the end of the user session, when the web browser is closed.
This information is only collected to better serve and understand your user experience on the website. You have the option of turning off cookies on your computer if you wish to do so.
USE OF WEB BEACONS AND PIXELS
In conjunction with cookies, third parties may also use web beacons, also known as clear GIFs, web bugs, or pixel tags, to collect general information about your use of our website. They monitor user activity and are used to track customer behavior data. This information may be relevant to third parties, such as the ad networks used on our website to tailor the advertising based on your behavior and interests.
We may use social media pixels to track and collect general information about your use in compliance with different social media sites (Facebook, Twitter, etc.) for the purpose of promoting products, remarketing, running target advertisements, and so forth.
Third parties like Facebook may use their cookies, web beacons, and other technologies to collect and receive information from our website to provide target advertisements. You may see our ads on Facebook after you have visited our website.
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.
THIRD-PARTY LINKS AND USE
We have no control over these third parties, and they have their own privacy policies. Neither are we responsible for the activities and practices of these third parties. You should contact them directly and read their privacy policies for any questions. You also agree that using these third-party websites is solely at your risk.
DISCLOSURE OF YOUR INFORMATION
As a general rule, we do not disclose your personal information to third parties without your consent, except for the following circumstances:
We may disclose your information to our trusted third parties that work with us, such as our website hosting partners, email marketing service provider, other service providers that assist in the operation of the website, and any other affiliates and subsidiaries we rely upon to provide you products and services offered here.
We may disclose your information to comply with state or federal regulations related to copyright infringement lawsuits or any other legal claims related to the website.
The security of your personal information is important to us, and we strive to follow generally commercial industry standards to protect your personal information submitted to us voluntarily and automatically. However, no method of transmission over the Internet is 100% secure, and we cannot guarantee the absolute security of your information.
By using this website, you agree to hold us harmless for any security breach and any unauthorized use of your personal information by third parties. You also agree that we cannot be held responsible for disclosing your information through our website without our knowledge and consent.
WHOM WE SHARE YOUR DATA WITH
ANALYTICS & ADVERTISING
We may partner with third-party advertisers, ad networks, and analytics providers to deliver advertising and content targeted to your interests and to better understand your use of the website. Ads appearing on our website may be delivered to you by advertising partners who may set cookies. These cookies allow the ad server to recognize your computer each time they send you an online advertisement to compile information about you or others who use your computer. This information allows ad networks to, among other things, deliver targeted advertisements that they believe will be of most interest to you.
For more information on third-party cookies and instructions on how to opt-out of those cookies set by members of the National Advertising Initiative, please click here. Or, if you are located in the European Union, please visit the European Interactive Digital Advertising Alliance here.
Many websites, like ours, use Google services to improve the content and keep it free. When we integrate these services, we share information with Google. For example, when you visit a website that uses advertising services like AdSense, including analytics tools like Google Analytics, or embeds video content from YouTube, your web browser automatically sends certain information to Google. This includes the URL of the page you’re visiting and your IP address. They may also set cookies on your browser or read cookies that are already there.
As part of Google’s commitment to complying with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), they provide publishers with controls to select which ad technology providers are allowed to serve and measure ads in the European Economic Area (EEA), to support ad delivery, ad measurement, and other functions. All providers listed here have shared certain information that is required by the GDPR, a link explaining their data usage, and they have agreed to comply with the data usage policy.
AFFILIATE PROGRAM PRATICIPATION
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.
Compact Living Space participates in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and links to Amazon.com. As part of this Amazon Associates program, the website will post customized links provided by Amazon to track the referrals to their website. This program utilizes cookies to track visits to assign commission on these sales.