The privacy of visitors to https://www.whistleandivy.com is important to us.
The type of information we store for analytical purposes (I specifically use Google Analytics) is not personal, and includes location, browser, device type, gender and age. This data is collected purely for creating a better user experience and to help me create content that you will love.
At https://www.whistleandivy.com, we recognize that privacy of your personal information is important. Here is information on what types of personal information we receive and collect when you use and visit https://www.whistleandivy.com, and how we safeguard your information. We never sell your personal information to third parties.
You have the option to opt-in to my FREE newsletter. These emails contain crochet patterns, blog news, and occasional coupon codes, giveaways and freebies. I keep your email very safe and will never (ever, ever) share it with anyone. Having your email is a privilege and I take it very seriously. You can opt-out anytime using the Safely Unsubscribe link at the bottom of each email you receive from me.
As with most other websites, we collect and use the data contained in log files. The information in the log files include your IP (internet protocol) address, your ISP (internet service provider), the browser you used to visit our site (such as Google Chrome or Firefox), the time you visited our site and which pages you visited throughout our site.
Cookies and Web Beacons
We use third party advertisements on https://www.whistleandivy.com to support our site. Some of these advertisers may use technology such as cookies and web beacons when they advertise on our site, which will also send these advertisers (such as Google through the Google AdSense program) information including your IP address, your ISP , the browser you used to visit our site, and in some cases, whether you have Flash installed. This is generally used for geotargeting purposes (showing New York real estate ads to someone in New York, for example) or showing certain ads based on specific sites visited (such as showing cooking ads to someone who frequents cooking sites).
You can chose to disable or selectively turn off our cookies or third-party cookies in your browser settings, or by managing preferences in your browser. However, this can affect how you are able to interact with our site as well as other websites. This could include the inability to login to services or programs, such as logging into forums or accounts.