Published: November 12th, 2018
— Your privacy is critically important to us.
Like most website operators, Apparently Parent collects non-personally-identifying information of the sort that web browsers and servers typically make available, such as the browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request. Apparently Parent’s purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how Apparently Parent’s visitors use its website. From time to time, Apparently Parent may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website.
Apparently Parent also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses for logged in users and for users leaving comments on https://www.apparentlyparent.com blog posts. Apparently Parent only discloses logged in user and commenter IP addresses under the same circumstances that it uses and discloses personally-identifying information as described below.
Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information
Certain visitors to Apparently Parent’s websites choose to interact with Apparently Parent in ways that require Apparently Parent to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that Apparently Parent gathers depend on the nature of the interaction. For example, we ask visitors who sign up for a blog at https://www.apparentlyparent.com to provide a name and email address.
The security of your Personal Information is important to us, but remember that no method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage is 100% secure. While we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your Personal Information, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.
Apparently Parent may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to its website. Apparently Parent may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, Apparently Parent does not disclose your personally-identifying information.
To enrich and perfect your online experience, Apparently Parent uses “Cookies”, similar technologies and services provided by others to display personalized content, appropriate advertising and store your preferences on your computer.
Those who engage in transactions with Apparently Parent – by purchasing Apparently Parent's services or products are asked to provide additional information, including as necessary the personal and financial information required to process those transactions. In each case, Apparently Parent collects such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfill the purpose of the visitor’s interaction with Apparently Parent. Apparently Parent does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below. And visitors can always refuse to supply personally-identifying information, with the caveat that it may prevent them from engaging in certain website-related activities.
– Credit & Contact Information