Privacy Policy

Here at The Purpose Blog, we care about our visitors’ rights to privacy. This document explains the types of information collected and recorded by ThePurposeBlog.com and how we use it.

Summary

Anonymous visitor information are recorded through log files and cookies. These are used by ThePurposeBlog.com for the purpose of generating blog statistics, understanding trends and user behavior, improving customer experience and/or tracking affiliate sales. This information is not associated with any personal data.

Personally identifiable information (such as name, email address, contact number, age, etc) are collected only when you voluntarily provide them. We collect personal data when you subscribe to our newsletter, sign up for an e-course, download content, purchase a product, leave a comment, or contact us through this contact form.

These personal data are never shared nor sold.


Data we collect and why we collect it

We collect personally identifiable data only when you voluntarily provide them. This may include personal data, such as name, email address, personal account preferences; transactional data, such as purchase information; and technical data, such as information about cookies.

Personal data is also generated from technical processes such as contact forms, comments, cookies, analytics, and third party embeds.

LOG FILES

Like many other web sites, www.chasingdreams.net makes use of log files. These files merely logs visitors to the site – usually a standard procedure for hosting companies and a part of hosting services’s analytics. The information inside the log files includes internet protocol (IP) addresses, browser type, Internet Service Provider (ISP), date/time stamp, referring/exit pages, and possibly the number of clicks. This information is used 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.

COOKIES

www.chasingdreams.net uses cookies to store information about visitors’ preferences, to record user-specific information on which pages the site visitor accesses or visits, and to personalize or customize our web page content based upon visitors’ browser type or other information that the visitor sends via their browser.

COMMENTS

When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.

CONTACT FORMS

When you submit a message through the contact form, ersonal data is captured when someone submits a contact form, we collect name and email address for a certain period for customer service purposes, but we do not use the information submitted through them for marketing purposes.

EMBEDDED CONTENT FROM OTHER WEBSITES

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. Youtube videos). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracing your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.


How long we retain your data

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.

For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.


What rights you have over your data

If you have an account on this site or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.


Affiliate Partners

Our affiliate partners may use cookies on our site and have their own technology to measure the effectiveness of their campaigns, track affiliate sales, and personalise customer experience. We have no access to or control over these cookies. Some of our affiliate partners are the following:

  • Siteground
  • Share a Sale
  • Convertkit
  • Station Seven
  • Book Depository
  • Creative Market
  • All other affiliate partnerships are fully disclosed.

If you wish to disable cookies, you may do so through your individual browser options. To know more, visit: www.allaboutcookies.org.


Consent

By using our website, you hereby consent to our privacy policy and agree to its terms.

Update

This Privacy Policy was last updated on: Wednesday, August 10th, 2018.

Should we update, amend or make any changes to our privacy policy, those changes will be posted here.