Privacy and Copyright Policies

Privacy Policy

Your privacy is of utmost importance to The Scribbling Geek! This Privacy Policy outlines the types of personal information The Scribbling Geek receives, method of collection, and how such information is used.

This Privacy Policy is reviewed and revised from time to time. Please revisit it regularly for the latest updates. Your use of The Scribbling Geek in any and all forms constitutes an acceptance of this Privacy Policy.

  1. Log Files

Similar to many other websites, log files are used in The Scribbling Geek. The information found within these log files includes:

  • Internet Protocol addresses (IP)
  • Types of browser used
  • Internet Service Provider (ISP)
  • Date and time stamp
  • Referring and exit pages
  • Number of clicks

No information collected through log files is linked to anything that would reveal your personal identity.

  1. Cookies

The Scribbling Geek uses cookies to store information about visitor preferences. Such cookies are used to record user-specific information such as visits and pages views, for the purpose of improving user experience.

The Scribbling Geek also uses third party advertisements. These advertisers might use technologies such as cookies and web beacons within this site, which will send these advertisers information including your IP address, your Internet-Service-Provider (ISP), the browser you are using, and in certain cases, the types of browser plugins (such as Adobe Flash or Shockwave) you have installed. Collection of such data is generally for geo-targeting purposes, or for the showing of certain ads based on user behavior.

An example of a browser cookie would be the DoubleClick cookie, which is used by ad networks like Google AdSense. The DoubleClick cookie enables ad networks to serve ads to users based on the sites they visit. It is dropped into the user’s browser upon visiting a site or clicking on an ad.

You can opt to completely disable or selectively turn off cookies in The Scribbling Geek, or any other third-party cookies, through your browser settings. You can also achieve likewise by managing settings in installed programmes such as Norton Internet Security. Please note that adjustment of such settings might affect your interaction with The Scribbling Geek. Your user experience with other websites might be affected too. For example, you might be unable to log onto forums or online accounts.

Lastly, you can also visit aboutads.info to opt out of a third-party vendor’s use of cookies for interest based advertising.

  1. Subscription

The Scribbling Geek offers an email subscription function for users to receive updates regarding new posts. The information collected is purely for stated purpose. The option to unsubscribe is provided after email confirmation of subscription.

Copyright Policy

Usage of The Scribbling Geek Content

If you wish to reproduce any content of The Scribbling Geek, please observe the following steps:

  1. Contact me for permission before reproducing the content.
  2. Upon receiving permission, please reproduce the content with full attribution to The Scribbling Geek, including URL.
  3. All content reproduced must be in full.
  4. Upon publication, please email me the URL of your article.

Thank you.

Dispute of Ownership

Should you believe that content owned by you, textual or images, has been used without your permission within The Scribbling Geek, please contact me directly. Please also provide clear evidence of your ownership in your notification.

 

For clarifications regarding the Privacy Policy and Copyright Policy of The Scribbling Geek, please email me.