Privacy Policy

a farmgirl’s dabbles™ with the website address https://www.afarmgirlsdabbles.com/ is governed by the following privacy policy.

We respect your privacy and are committed to protecting it. The purpose of this privacy policy is to inform you what personally identifiable information we may collect and how it may be used. This statement only applies to this website.

What information do we collect and how is it used

Information you voluntarily submit to the website:  We may collect personal information from you such as your name or email address. For example, you may voluntarily submit information to this website by leaving a comment, subscribing to a newsletter and/or new post notification, sending an email, or submitting a contact form.

Information we may collect from others:  We may receive information about you from other sources. You may link your Facebook, Instagram, Pinterest, Twitter, Stumbleupon, Yummly, Tumblr, Reddit, Google or any other social media account we may not even be aware of to the website by sharing an individual post or posts. If you choose to link any social media account we may receive your name, email address, and profile picture associated with that account.

Automatically collected information:  This website automatically collects certain information about you and the device with which you access the website. For example, when you use the website, your IP address, operating system type, browser type, referring website, pages you viewed, and the dates/times when you accessed the website will be logged. This website may also collect information about actions you take when using the website, such as links that you click on.

Cookies:  This website may log information using cookies, which are small data files stored on your browser by the website. We may use both session cookies, which expire when you close your browser, and persistent cookies, which stay on your browser until deleted, to provide you with a more personalized experience on the website.

How your information may be used

This website may use the information collected in the following ways:  To operate and maintain the website. To send you promotional information, such as newsletters and new post notifications that you subscribe to voluntarily. Each email promotion will provide information on how to opt-out of future mailings. To send you administrative communications, such as administrative emails, confirmation emails, technical notices, updates on policies, or security alerts. To respond to your comments or inquiries. To provide you with user support. To track and measure advertising on the website.

Third-party use of personal information

This website may share your information with third parties when you explicitly authorize us to share your information.

Additionally, the website may use third party service providers to service various aspects of the website. Each third-party service provider’s use of your personal information is dictated by their respective privacy policies.

This website currently uses the following third-party service providers

Google Analytics – this service tracks website usage and provides information such as referring websites and user actions on this website. Google Analytics may capture your IP address, but no other personal information is captured by Google Analytics.

Mad Mimi – this service is used for delivery of email updates, new post notifications, and newsletters. This website stores your name and email address for purposes of delivering such communications. Mad Mimi also collects your name and email address. Please refer to Mad Mimi’s privacy policy for further information.

Cloudflare – this service is used to deliver website content to all users. Please refer to Cloudflare’s privacy policy for further information.

Quantcast – this service tracks website usage and provides information on user demographics through the use of cookies. Please refer to Quantcast’s privacy policy for further information.

SEMRush – this service may help to optimize the website and create a better user experience. Please refer to SEMRush privacy policy for further information.

WordPress – this service is used to publish this website. Please refer to WordPress privacy policy for further information.

TapInfluence – this service, which may use tracking pixels, may be used on certain sponsored posts to gather user engagement. Please refer to TapInfluence privacy policy for further information.

At this time, your personal information is not shared with any other third-party applications. This list may be amended by this website’s sole discretion.

Except when required by law, we will not sell, distribute, or reveal your email addresses or other personal information without your consent; however we may disclose or transfer personal information collected through this website to third parties who acquire all or a portion of our business, which may be the result of a merger, consolidation, or purchase of all or a portion of our assets, or in connection with any bankruptcy or reorganization proceeding brought by or against us.

Anonymous data

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.

Publicly visible information

If you leave a comment, certain information may be publicly visible. Your email address will never be available publicly.

Cookies

This website uses cookies to store visitors’ preferences, record user-specific information on what pages users access or visit, ensure that visitors are not repeatedly sent the same banner ads, customize website content based on visitors’ browser type or other information that the visitor sends. Cookies may also be used by third-party services, such as Google Analytics, as described herein.

Users may, at any time, prevent the setting of cookies, by this website, by using a corresponding setting of your internet browser and may thus permanently deny the setting of cookies. Furthermore, already set cookies may be deleted at any time via an internet browser or other software programs. This is possible in all popular internet browsers. However, if users deactivate the setting of cookies in their internet browser, not all functions of this website may be entirely usable.

Advertising

Display ads

This website may use third-party advertising companies to serve content and advertisements when you visit the website, which may use cookies, as noted above.

Mediavine – this service is used to deliver display advertising on the website.

Retargeting ads

From time to time, this website may engage in remarketing efforts with third-party companies, such as Google, Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Instagram, or any other social media to market the website. These companies use cookies to serve ads based on someone’s past visits to the website.

Affiliate program participation

This 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.

a farmgirl’s dabbles is a participant 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 the visits for the purposes of assigning commission on these sales.

Newsletters

On this website, you may subscribe to our newsletter, which may be used for advertising purposes. All newsletters sent may contain tracking pixels. The pixel is embedded in emails and allows an analysis of the success of online marketing campaigns. Because of these tracking pixels, we may see if and when you open an email and which links within the email you click. Also, this allows the website to adapt the content of future newsletters to the interests of the user. This behavior will not be passed on to third parties.

Rights related to your personal information

Opt-out:  You may opt-out of future email communications by following the unsubscribe links in our emails. You may also notify us at [email protected] to be removed from our mailing list.

Access:  You may access the personal information we have about you by submitting a request to [email protected]

Amend:  You may contact us at [email protected] to amend or update your personal information.

Forget:  In certain situations, you may request that we erase or forget your personal data. To do so, please submit a request to [email protected]

Please note that we may need to retain certain information for record keeping purposes or to complete transactions, or when required by law.

Sensitive personal information

At no time should you submit sensitive personal information to this website. This includes your social security number, information regarding race or ethnic origin, political opinions, religious beliefs, health information, criminal background, or trade union memberships. If you elect to submit such information to this website, it will be subject to this privacy policy.

Children’s information

This website does not knowingly collect any personally identifiable information from anyone under the age of 16. If a parent or guardian believes that this website has personally identifiable information of anyone under the age of 16 in its database, please contact us at [email protected] and we will use our best efforts to promptly remove such information from our records.

Contact information

At any time, please contact us at [email protected] for questions related to this privacy policy.