Privacy policy

Latest update: 17 August, 2018

This website collects some Personal Data from you, as a user of this website, in order to provide the best browsing experience.

We do not share user details with any 3rd parties unless required by law.

Who we are

We, Alejandra & Warner, started this website Wale&Me. We have full ownership of the website. If you want to be in contact with us please send us an email. Our website address is: https://waleandme.com.

What personal data we collect and why we collect it

Among the types of Personal Data that this website collects, by itself or through third parties, there are: Cookies, Usage data and email address. The Personal Data may be freely provided by the User, or, in case of Usage Data, collected automatically when using this website.

We collect the data to send emails and see who commented, as well as for the following purposes: Analytics, Traffic optimization and distribution and contacting you.

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.

An anonymized string created from your email address (also called a hash) may be provided to the Gravatar service to see if you are using it. The Gravatar service privacy policy is available here: https://automattic.com/privacy/. After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.

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.

Cookies

If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.

Embedded content from other websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). 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 tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

Google analytics

Google Analytics is a web analysis service provided by Google Inc. (“Google”). Google utilizes the Data collected to track and examine the use of this website, to prepare reports on its activities and share them with other Google services.

Google may use the Data collected to contextualize and personalize the ads of its own advertising network.

If you don’t want Google Analytics to track you, you can visit the Google Analytics opt-out page.

Mailchimp – Mailing List and Newsletter

MailChimp is an email address management and message sending service provided by The Rocket Science Group, LLC. By registering on the mailing list or for the newsletter, your email address will be added to the contact list and we ones in while send you a newsletter or update through this email address. 

You can unsubscribe from the newsletter at any time via a link within the email.

Instagram Widget, Pinterest ‘Pin it’ button and Facebook share 

Instagram is an image visualization service provided by Instagram, Inc. that allows this Application to incorporate content of this kind on its pages. The Pinterest “Pin it” button and social widgets are services allowing interaction with the Pinterest platform provided by Pinterest Inc. The Facebook share button and social widgets allow interaction with the Facebook platform. All three social service providers track user data and cookies. 

Google Ads 

Google AdSense uses your data for advertising by tracking your interaction with the website’s content and with ads. It does this to personalise the ads and banners you see on this website. If you want to see how your data is used, click here.

Akismet and Wordfence security 

Akismet is a spam protection service provided by Automatic Inc. We use Akismet to identify spam comments on our website, by checking the name, email address and website.

Siteground

Siteground is our hosting provider. They receive IP address, cookie information and any other data they need to host the website and make the website public and visible online. 

How we use your the collected information 
  • To operate and maintain this website 
  • To send you newsletters, which you can unsubscribe from at the bottom of every email
  • To respond to your comments and emails
  • To use statistics to grow and improve the website
  • To protect ourselves against any unauthorised or illegal activity
Additional information about Data collection and processing
Legal action

Your Personal Data may be used for legal purposes in Court or in the stages leading to possible legal action arising from improper use of this website or the related services.

By using this website you declare to be aware that we may be required to reveal personal data upon request of public authorities.

How we protect your data

We won’t disclose any potentially personally-identifying information with any other party, without your personal consent. We will not rent or sell potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information to anyone. We may occasionally send you an email to tell you about new features, ask for your feedback, or just keep you up to date with what’s going on with us and our website. We mainly use our blogposts we’ll keep this type of email to a minimum. All information you provide on this website is only to give you a more personalised experience. 

If there is a breach of data, you will be informed within 72 hours.

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. This website does not support “Do Not Track” requests. To determine whether any of the third party services it uses honor the “Do Not Track” requests, please read their privacy policies.

Changes to this privacy policy

We reserve the right to make changes to this privacy policy at any time by giving notice to the users on this page. We recommend you check this page ones in a while to see the modifications, referring to the last modification date. If you object to any of the changes to this policy, you have to stop using this website and you can request us to remove your personal data. Unless stated otherwise, the then-current privacy policy applies to all Personal Data we have about you. 

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