PERSONAL INFORMATION WE COLLECT
1. Contact and Email Subscribers & Newsletters Forms
When you contact us through the contact form we collect your first name, last name and your email address so that we can correspond with you. We do not use the information submitted through the contact form for marketing purposes.
When you subscribe to our new posts, we collect your name (only when provided) and your email address so that so that you get new posts and updates from www.esterkocht.com delivered to you.
2. Google Analytics
Like most website operators, esterkocht.com use Google Analytics to track visitors on this site. Google analytics uses log files to learn about when, from where, and how often traffic flows to this site, enabling us to create a better user experience for you.
When you leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also your IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.
Starting with the European Regulation 2016/679 on the protection and processing of personal data and the free movement of such data (GDPR), the visitors of the websites have the right to be specifically and up to date informed about all the data that is collected about them, the purpose of collecting them as well as about where and to whom this data is transmitted.
Like any other website, Ester Kocht uses ‘cookies’. These cookies are used to store information including visitors’ preferences, and the pages on the website that the visitor accessed or visited. The information is used to optimize the users’ experience by customizing our web page content based on visitors’ browser type and/or other information.
This site utilizes caching in order to facilitate a faster response time and better user experience. Caching potentially stores a duplicate copy of every web page that is on display on this site. All cache files are temporary, and are never accessed by any third party, except as necessary to obtain technical support from the cache plugin vendor.
5. Social Media Plugins
esterkocht.com implement social media plugins, such as Facebook, Pinterest, Twitter and Instagram. When you visit a page that displays one or more of such buttons your browser will establish a direct connection to the respective Facebook, Pinterest and/or Instagram server and load the button from there. We have no influence on the data that Facebook, Instagram and Pinterest collect on the basis of the buttons.
6. Embedded content from other websites
Some of the posts on www.esterkocht.com include embedded videos from Youtube. Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.
7. Links to other websites
esterkocht.com may contain links to other websites of interest. However, once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that esterkocht.com does not have any control over that other website. Therefore, esterkocht.com cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.
8. Mediavine Programmatic Advertising
The Website works with Mediavine to manage third-party interest-based advertising appearing on the Website. Mediavine serves content and advertisements when you visit the Website, which may use first and third-party cookies. A cookie is a small text file which is sent to your computer or mobile device (referred to in this policy as a “device”) by the web server so that a website can remember some information about your browsing activity on the Website.
First party cookies are created by the website that you are visiting. A third-party cookie is frequently used in behavioral advertising and analytics and is created by a domain other than the website you are visiting. Third-party cookies, tags, pixels, beacons and other similar technologies (collectively, “Tags”) may be placed on the Website to monitor interaction with advertising content and to target and optimize advertising. Each internet browser has functionality so that you can block both first and third-party cookies and clear your browser’s cache. The “help” feature of the menu bar on most browsers will tell you how to stop accepting new cookies, how to receive notification of new cookies, how to disable existing cookies and how to clear your browser’s cache. For more information about cookies and how to disable them, you can consult the information at All About Cookies.
Without cookies you may not be able to take full advantage of the Website content and features. Please note that rejecting cookies does not mean that you will no longer see ads when you visit our Site. In the event you opt-out, you will still see non-personalized advertisements on the Website.
The Website collects the following data using a cookie when serving personalized ads:
- IP Address
- Operating System type
- Operating System version
- Device Type
- Language of the website
- Web browser type
- Email (in hashed form)
Mediavine Partners (companies listed below with whom Mediavine shares data) may also use this data to link to other end user information the partner has independently collected to deliver targeted advertisements. Mediavine Partners may also separately collect data about end users from other sources, such as advertising IDs or pixels, and link that data to data collected from Mediavine publishers in order to provide interest-based advertising across your online experience, including devices, browsers and apps. This data includes usage data, cookie information, device information, information about interactions between users and advertisements and websites, geolocation data, traffic data, and information about a visitor’s referral source to a particular website. Mediavine Partners may also create unique IDs to create audience segments, which are used to provide targeted advertising.
If you would like more information about this practice and to know your choices to opt-in or opt-out of this data collection, please visit National Advertising Initiative opt out page. You may also visit Digital Advertising Alliance website and Network Advertising Initiative website to learn more information about interest-based advertising. You may download the AppChoices app at Digital Advertising Alliance’s AppChoices app to opt out in connection with mobile apps, or use the platform controls on your mobile device to opt out.
For specific information about Mediavine Partners, the data each collects and their data collection and privacy policies, please visit Mediavine Partners.
For more information about our privacy practices, if you have questions, or if you would like to make a complaint, please contact us by e-mail at [email protected]