Know Your Grinder | Privacy Page
Oh, hi there! Welcome to our Privacy Page.
This page will give you a better understanding of how we collect, use, protect or otherwise handle your PII (personally identifiable information).
What personal information do we collect from our visitors?
When a visitor comments on our posts or submits a request through our contact forms, we collect the data shown in the contact form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.
Of course, if a visitor is spamming on our site, we might block his/he IP address in order to prevent hi/her from accessing the site or commenting our posts.
When do we collect information?
We collect information from our visitors only when they subscribe to a newsletter, fill out a form or enter information on our site.
This information is used to provide us with feedback on our products or services or, if they consent, to occasionally send emails which can be unsubscribed from at any time.
We use this information to improve our website in order to better serve our visitors.
How do we keep your information safe?
We do not use vulnerability scanning or scanning to PCI standards. We use regular Malware Scanning.
As we only provide articles and information, we never ask visitors for their credit card numbers. We never ask for personal or private information like a mailing address either.
Like many other Web sites, www.knowyourgrinder.com makes use of log files.
The information inside the log files includes internet protocol ( IP ) addresses, type of browser, Internet Service Provider ( ISP ), date/time stamp, referring/exit pages, and number of clicks to analyze trends, administer the site, track user’s movement around the site, and gather demographic information.
IP addresses, and other such information are not linked to any information that is personally identifiable.
Cookies are small files that a site or its service provider transfers to your computer’s hard drive through your Web browser (if you allow) that enables the site’s or service provider’s systems to recognize your browser and capture and remember certain information.
DoubleClick DART Cookie
.:: Google’s use of the DART cookie enables it to serve ads to users based on their visit to www.knowyourgrinder.com and other sites on the Internet.
These third-party ad servers or ad networks use technology to the advertisements and links that appear on www.knowyourgrinder.com send directly to your browsers.
Knowyourgrinder.com has no access to or control over these cookies that are used by third-party advertisers.
You should consult the respective privacy policies of these third-party ad servers for more detailed information on their practices as well as for instructions about how to opt-out of certain practices.
If you wish to disable cookies, you may do so through your individual browser options.
More detailed information about cookie management with specific web browsers can be found at the browsers’ respective websites.
Read our earnings disclaimer here, when it comes to display advertising and affiliate sales.
Mediavine Programmatic Advertising
The Website uses Mediavine to manage all third-party advertising 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. The cookie may collect information relating to your use of the Website, information about your device such as the device’s IP address and browser type, demographic data and, if you arrived at the Website via a link from a third-party site, the URL of the linking page.
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 www.allaboutcookies.org/manage-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.
The Website may collect IP addresses and location information to serve personalized ads and pass it to Mediavine. 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 https://www.networkadvertising.org/managing/opt_out.asp. You may also visit https://optout.aboutads.info/#/ and https://optout.networkadvertising.org/# to learn more information about interest-based advertising. You may download the AppChoices app at https://www.aboutads.info/appchoices to opt out in connection with mobile apps, or use the platform controls on your mobile device to opt out.
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