101VegetarianRecipes.com strongly believes in a
consumer's right to privacy. 101VegetarianRecipes.com does not engage in the
collection, distribution, sale or use of personally identifiable information
about web users, such as name, phone number and street address.
101VegetarianRecipes.com does not conduct individual web user "profiling".
For the web user to 101VegetarianRecipes.com's
website, our web server automatically collects information on your domain type,
browser used and your IP address for statistical purposes only, which will be
used to improve the content of our web page and not sold to other organizations
for any purpose. And since we gather certain types of information about our
users, we feel you should fully understand our policy and the terms and
conditions on the capture and use of those information.
With respect to cookies, we do place a text file called a "cookie" in the
browser files of your computer. The cookie itself does not contain personal
information although it will enable us to relate your use of this site to
information that you have specifically and knowingly provided. But the only
personal information a cookie can contain is the information you supply
our advertising system delivers a one-time cookie to better track ad impressions
and click rates. Besides, third parties ad server companies may also be placing
and reading cookies in your browser, or using web beacons to collect
information, in the course of ads being served on 101VegetarianRecipes.com. You
browser to warn you before accepting cookies, you will receive the warning
message with each cookie. You do not need to have cookies turned on to use this
Third Party Advertisements
We also use third party advertisements on
101VegetarianRecipes.com to support our site. Some of these advertisers may use
technology such as cookies and web beacons when they advertise on our site,
which will also send these advertisers information including your IP address,
your ISP, the browser you used to visit our site, and in some cases, whether you
have Flash installed. This is generally used for geotargeting purposes or
showing certain ads based on specific sites visited (such as showing cooking ads
to someone who frequents cooking and recipes sites).
DoubleClick DART Cookies
101VegetarianRecipes.com may also use DART
cookies for ad serving through Google's DoubleClick, which places a cookie on
your computer when you are browsing the web and visit using DoubleClick
advertising (including some Google Adsense advertisements). This cookie is used
to serve ads specific to you and your interests which is also known as "interest
based targeting". The ads served will be targeted based on your previous
browsing history (for example, if you have been viewing sites about food, you
may see advertisements related to recipes, food, and cooking utensils when
viewing a non-related site, such as a site about travel). DART uses non
personally identifiable information. It does not track personal information
about you, such as your name, email address, physical address, telephone number,
social security numbers, bank account numbers or credit card numbers. You can
opt-out of this ad serving on all sites using this advertising by visiting
You can always choose to disable or selectively
turn off our cookies or third-party cookies in your browser settings, or by
managing preferences in programs such as Norton Internet Security. However, this
can affect how you are able to interact with our site as well as other websites.
This could include the inability to login to services or programs, such as
logging into forums or accounts.
Deleting cookies does not mean you are
permanently opted out of any advertising program. Unless you have settings that
disallow cookies, the next time you visit a website running the advertisements,
a new cookie will automatically be added again.
As with most other websites, we collect and use the data contained in log files.
The information in the log files include your IP (internet protocol) address,
your ISP (internet service provider), the browser you used to visit our site,
your screen resolutions and number of colors, the time you visited our site and
which pages you have visited throughout our site.
To be consistent with the Federal Children's Online Privacy Protection Act of
1998 (COPPA), we will never knowingly request personally identifiable
information from anyone under the age of 13 without requesting parental consent.
Electronic Newsletters Policy
We may offer a free electronic newsletters to
users who subscribe voluntarily by providing their name and email addresses.
Subscribers may remove themselves from the mailing list by following an
unsubscribe link provided in every newsletters.
All email addresses submitted to 101VegetarianRecipes.com in regard to our
newsletters or for any other reason will be kept strictly confidential and
private. You can be assured our mailing list will NEVER be shared or sold as a
whole or in part.
With respect to Ad Servers, in order to bring
you offers that are of interest to you, we have relationships with other
companies that we allow to place ads on our web pages. As a result of your visit
to our site, ad server companies may collect information such as your domain
type, your IP address, clickstream information, and other details. These third
parties may also be placing and reading cookies in your browser, or using web
beacons to collect information, in the course of ads being served. For further
information, please consult the privacy policies of the individual advertisers.
In the event if 101VegetarianRecipes.com's policy
on information practices change at some time in the future, we will use only the
data collected from the time of our policy change forward.
With regards to outside links, this website
contains links to other websites. Please be aware that 101VegetarianRecipes.com is
not responsible for the privacy practices of such other websites. We encourage
our users to be aware when they leave our website, and to read the privacy
statements of each and every website that collects personally identifiable
information. This privacy statement applies solely to information collected by
Use of Information
101VegetarianRecipes.com uses any information
voluntarily given by our users to enhance their experience in our network of
sites, whether to provide interactive or personalized elements on the sites or
to better prepare future content based on the interests of our users.
As stated above, we use information that users
voluntarily provide in order to send out electronic newsletters and to enable
users to participate in poll, surveys, message boards, and forums. We send out
newsletters to subscribers on a regular schedule (depending on the newsletter),
and occasionally send out special editions when we think subscribers might be
particularly interested in something we are doing. 101VegetarianRecipes.com never
shares newsletter mailing lists with any third party, including advertisers,
sponsors or partners.
When we use tracking information to determine
which areas of our sites users like and don't like based on traffic to those
areas. We do not track what individual users read, but rather how well each page
performs overall. This helps us to continue to build a better service to you. We
track search terms entered in Search function as one of the many measures of
what interests our users. But we don't track which terms a particular user
101VegetarianRecipes.com creates aggregate
reports on user demographics and traffic patterns for advertisers, sponsors and
partners. This allow our advertisers to advertise more effectively, and allows
our users to receive advertisements that are pertinent to their needs. Because
we don't track the usage patterns of individual users, an advertiser or sponsors
will never know that a specific user clicked their ad. We will not disclose any
information about any individual user except to comply with applicable law or
valid legal process or to protect the personal safety of our users or the
Sharing of the Information
101VegetarianRecipes.com uses the above-described
information to tailor our content to suit your needs and help our advertisers
better understand our audience's demographics. This is essential to keeping our
service free. We will not share information about individual users with any
third party, except to comply with applicable law or valid legal process or to
protect the personal safety of our users or the public.
We give users options whenever necessary and
practical. Such choices include: Opting not to register to receive our
electronic newsletters and Opting not to participate in certain interactive
areas, which completely alleviates the need to gather any personally
identifiable information from our users.
By using this site, you agree and consent to
the collection and use of this information by 101VegetarianRecipes.com. If we
that you are always aware of what information we collect, how we use it, and
under what circumstances we disclose it.