Privacy Policy

Pretty Purple Door found at https://www.prettypurpledoor.com (“Website”) is governed by the following privacy policy (“Privacy Policy”).

Personal Information

This Privacy Policy outlines the types of personal information received and collected by this Website and how it is used.

Voluntarily Submitted Information

You may voluntarily submit personal information on the Website, such as your name and email address and payment information. For example, by leaving a comment, subscribing to a newsletter, opting in for a free download, submitting a form or making a purchase.

Automatically Collected Information

Log Files

Like many other websites, this Website 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 users movement around the site and gather demographic information. IP addresses and other such information are not linked to any personally identifiable information.

Cookies

The Website uses both session cookies and persistent cookies to store information on your browser. This information is stored to provide you with a more personalized experience when visiting the Website. Session cookies will expire when you close your browser. Persistent cookies will remain on your browser until deleted.

If you wish to disable cookies, you may do so through your individual browser options. More information about cookie management with specific web browsers can be found on your browser’s website.

Automatically Collected Information may be used in the following ways:

  • To operate and maintain the Website.
  • To create an account, complete a transaction, identify you as a user of the Website and customize the Website for you.
  • To send you promotional information, such as newsletters. Each email will provide a link at the bottom so you can 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.
  • To protect, investigate and deter against unauthorized or illegal activity.

Third-Party Use of Personal Information

Your information may be shared with third parties when you explicitly authorize it. The 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 the Website. Google Analytics may capture your IP address, but no other personal information is captured. Google Privacy Policy.

ConvertKit

This service is used for delivery of email updates and newsletters. Your information (name and email address) is stored for purposes of delivering such communications. ConvertKit Privacy Policy.

One Signal

This service is used to send you push notifications through your web browser, should you choose. One Signal Privacy Policy.

Third-party ad servers or ad networks

These services use technology to display advertisements and links on the Website. Through your browser, these services automatically receive your IP address when this occurs. Other technologies (such as cookies, JavaScript, or Web Beacons ) may also be used by the third-party ad networks to measure the effectiveness of their advertisements and/or to personalize the advertising content that you see.

The Website currently uses the following third-party ad servers or ad networks: Amazon, Facebook, Google, Pinterest, MediaVine. Please refer to their respective Privacy Policies for detailed information about how your data is used.

Except when required by law, I will not sell, distribute, or reveal your email addresses or other personal information without your consent. I may disclose or transfer your personal information in the event a third party acquires all or a portion of this business.

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 http://www.networkadvertising.org/managing/opt_out.asp. You may also visit http://optout.aboutads.info/#/ and http://optout.networkadvertising.org/# to learn more information about interest-based advertising. You may download the AppChoices app at http://www.aboutads.info/appchoices to opt out in connection with mobile apps, or use the platform controls on your mobile device to opt out.

Mediavine partners with the following data processors:

  1. Pubmatic. You may find Pubmatic’s privacy policy through this link. The data collected on the Website may be transferred to Pubmatic and its demand partners for interest-based advertising. Statistical information and other non-cookie technologies (such as eTags and web or browser cache) may be used by third parties on this Website. Browser settings that block cookies may have no effect on these technologies, but you may clear your cache to delete such trackers. Data collected from a particular browser or device may be used with another computer or device that is linked to the browser or device on which such data was collected.
  2. Criteo. You may find Criteo’s privacy policy through this link. The data collected on the Website may be transferred to Criteo and its demand partners for interest-based advertising. Criteo may collect, access, and use non-identifying data to improve the Criteo Technology and other Criteo products, programs, and/or services. This non-identifying data may include on-site user behavior and user/page content data, URLs, statistics, or internal search queries. The non-identifying data are collected through the ad call and stored with a Criteo cookie for a maximum period of 13 months.
  3. Pulsepoint. You may find Pulsepoint’s privacy policy through this link.
  4. LiveRamp. You may find LiveRamp’s privacy policy through this link. When you use the Website, we share information that we may collect from you, such as your email (in hashed, de-identified form), IP address or information about your browser or operating system, with LiveRamp Inc, and its group companies (‘LiveRamp’). LiveRamp may use a cookie on your browser and match your shared information to their on- and offline marketing databases and those of its advertising partners to create a link between your browser and information in those other databases. This link may be shared by our partners globally for the purpose of enabling interest-based content or advertising throughout your online experience (e.g. cross device, web, email, in-app, etc.) by third parties unaffiliated with our website. These third parties may in turn link further demographic or interest-based information to your browser. To opt out of LiveRamp’s targeted advertising, please go here: https://liveramp.com/opt_out/
  5. RhythmOne. You may view RhythmOne’s privacy policy through this link. RhythmOne uses cookies and similar tracking technologies (such as mobile device identifiers and digital fingerprinting) to provide its services. RhythmOne may use aggregated information (not including your name, address, email address or telephone number) about your visits to this and other Websites in order to provide advertisements about goods and services of interest to you. If you would like more information about this practice and to know your choices about not having this information used by these companies, please visit the following webpage: http://www.networkadvertising.org/managing/opt_out.asp.
  6. District M. You may find District M’s privacy policy through this link.
  7. YieldMo. You may find YieldMo’s privacy policy through this link. If you want to opt out of receiving interest based ads from Yieldmo or exercise your right under the California Consumer Privacy Act (“CCPA”) to opt-out of the sale of your personal information, you may do so through this link.
  8. The Rubicon Project. You may find Rubicon’s privacy policy through this link. If you want to opt out of receiving interest based ads from Rubicon or exercise your right under the California Consumer Privacy Act (“CCPA”) to opt-out of the sale of your personal information, you may do so through this link. You may also utilize the Network Advertising Initiative’s opt-out page, the Digital Advertising Alliance’s opt-out page, or the European Interactive Digital Advertising Alliance’s opt-out page.
  9. Amazon Publisher Services. You may find Amazon Publisher Services’ privacy policy through this link.
  10. AppNexus. You may find the AppNexus privacy policy through this link.
  11. OpenX. You may find OpenX’s privacy policy through this link.
  12. Verizon Media formerly known as Oath. You may find Verizon Media’s privacy policy through this link. You may also utilize the Network Advertising Initiative’s opt-out page, the Digital Advertising Alliance’s opt-out page, or the European Interactive Digital Advertising Alliance’s opt-out page to opt-out of the use of cookies for interest-based advertising.
  13. TripleLift. You may find TripleLift’s privacy policy through this link. To opt out of receiving interest-based advertising (including retargeting) from TripleLift’s services through the use of cookies in your current browser and for more information on what it means to opt-out, please go to www.triplelift.com/consumer-opt-out.
  14. Index Exchange. You may find Index Exchange’s privacy policy through this link. You may also utilize the Network Advertising Initiative’s opt-out page, the Digital Advertising Alliance’s opt-out page, or the European Interactive Digital Advertising Alliance’s opt-out page to opt-out of the use of cookies for interest-based advertising.
  15. Sovrn. You may find Sovrn’s privacy policy through this link.
  16. GumGum. You may find GumGum’s privacy policy through this link. GumGum may (i) use place and use cookies on end users’ browsers or use web beacons to collect information about end users who visit such Publisher Websites and (ii) link such collected end user information to other end user information provided by third parties in order to deliver targeted Advertisements to such end users.
  17. Digital Remedy. You may find Digital Remedy’s privacy policy through this link.
  18. MediaGrid. You may find MediaGrid’s privacy policy through this link. MediaGrid may collect and store information about end-user interactions with this website through cookies, advertising IDS, pixels and server-to-server connections. MediaGrid was receive the following information: the page an End-User has requested and the referring/exit pages; Timestamp information (i.e., the date and time the End-User has visited the page); IP address; mobile device identifier; device model; device operating system; browser type; carrier; gender; age; geolocation (including GPS coordinates); clickstream data; cookie information; first-party identifiers’; and hashed email addresses; demographic and inferred interest information; and post-conversion data (from both online and offline behaviour). Some of this data is gathered from this website and others is gathered from advertisers. MediaGrid uses this data to provide its services. You may also utilize the Network Advertising Initiative’s opt-out page, the Digital Advertising Alliance’s opt-out page, or the European Interactive Digital Advertising Alliance’s opt-out page to opt-out of the use of cookies for interest-based advertising or review their privacy policy for more information.
  19. RevContent – You may find RevContent’s privacy policy through this link. RevContent may collect information about your browser or device, including browser type, IP Address, device type, user agent string, and operating system. RevContent also collects information about the websites you visit through their services, such as date and time of access and specific pages accessed and the content and ads you click on. You may opt-out of any personalization track by opting-out of RevContent’s data collection.
  20. Centro, Inc. – You may find Centro’s privacy policy through this link. You may find opt-out information for Centro’s services through the privacy policy link.
  21. 33Across, Inc. – You may find 33Across’s privacy policy through this link. To opt-out of personalized advertising, please visit https://optout.networkadvertising.org/?c=1.
  22. Conversant. LLC – You may find Conversant’s privacy policy through this link. Conversant uses information that does not directly identify you, such as information about your browser type, time and date of visit, your browsing or transaction activity, the subject of advertisements clicked or scrolled over, and a unique identifier (such as a cookie string, or a unique advertising identifier provided by your mobile device) during your visits to this and other websites and apps in order to provide advertisements about goods and services likely to be of greater interest to you. Conversant may use technologies such as cookies and other tracking technologies to collect this information. To learn more about interest-based advertising, or to opt-out, you can visit www.youronlinechoices.eu or https://www.networkadvertising.org/.

Anonymous Data

Anonymous data, which does not identify you, may be used 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.

Publicly Visible Information

If you create a user profile on the Website or leave a comment, certain information may be publicly visible. Your email address will not be publicly visible. 

You may also choose to log in through a third party account such as Facebook or Google. When you do this, other users may see your username, avatar, profile description and information you’ve included on your public profile for the respective linked account.


Your Personal Information Rights

At no time should you submit sensitive personal information to the Website. This includes your social security number, race or ethnic origin, political opinions, religious beliefs, health information, criminal background, etc. If you do submit this information it will be subject to this Voluntarily Submitted Information section of this Privacy Policy.

You may request to access or amend your personal information by submitting a request via email to contact@prettypurpledoor.com. In certain situations, you may request that your personal data be erased or forgotten. Please note that I may need to retain certain information for record-keeping, to complete transactions or to abide by the law.


Product Endorsements

Affiliate Program Participation

Posts on this Website may contain affiliate links. As an affiliate, I earn from qualifying purchases. I am a participant in several affiliate advertising programs, including but not limited to Amazon Associates, Etsy and ShareASale.

These affiliate relationships provide a means for website owners to earn a money for linking to their products or services. If you click on an affiliate link and purchase something within the allotted time period determined by each individual associate, I will receive a small commission. Purchasing a product through an affiliate link(s) does NOT result in additional charges to you. 

Mentions of affiliate links may or may not be noted in every reference, but there is a disclaimer at the bottom of each post that affiliate links may be used.

Product Reviews

There are times where I may be compensated to provide my opinion on a product, service, website. These types of posts or advertisements will always be clearly labeled at the top of the page to inform readers that I am receiving compensation in exchange for my review. Even though I may receive compensation, I will always give an honest review the topics or products on this Website.


Advertising

Text and Display Ads

Advertisements on the Website are generated by a third party ad network. These are pay-per-click (PPC) advertisements through which I am compensated for clicks or impressions. Third-party ad servers or ad networks used on this Website may use cookies. 

Remarketing

From time to time, the Website may engage in remarketing efforts with third-party companies, such as Google, Facebook and Pinterest in order to promote products and services available on the Website. These companies use cookies to serve ads based on someone’s past visits to the Website.

To learn more about tailored online advertising, please visit optout.networkadvertising.org.


Website Disclaimer

This Website does not contain any content which might present a conflict of interest. The compensation I receive through affiliates and advertisements will never influence the content, topics or posts on this Website. The views and opinions expressed on this Website are purely my own. Any product claim, statistic, quote or other representation about a product or service should be verified with the manufacturer, provider or party in question.

Please note: I am not a professional. The information contained in this website is for entertainment and general information purposes only. By using this website and the information contained in this website you agree and understand you are doing so at your own risk. I make every effort to keep the information up-to-date and correct. If you find an error or omission please write to contact@prettypurpledoor.com.

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This page is subject to change without notice and was last updated on October 18, 2019. Contact the site owner (Amy Fedele) directly with any questions at contact@prettypurpledoor.com.