This policy was last updated [13th August 2018].
My Kind of Monday (“us”, “we”, or “our”) operates https://www.mykindofmonday.com (the “Site”).
Contact us here.
The privacy of visitors to My Kind of Monday is important to us and we are committed to protecting and respecting your privacy. This Site collects some personal data from its users and the policy below outlines how this data is collected and used through your use of the Site.
When you use this website, you agree to the terms of this policy. If you do not agree to this policy, please do not use our Site.
My Kind of Monday was founded in 2015 and is based in the UK. You can find out more about us here.
How Information is Collected
While using My Kind of Monday, we may ask you to provide us with certain personally identifiable information that can be used to contact or identify you. This may include, but is not limited to; name, email address, cookies, usage data.
Your information may be collected in the following ways on My Kind of Monday:
- if you leave a comment on the blog
- through Google Analytics
- through our contact form
- through website cookies and log data
We love it when readers leave a comment! Please be aware that if you do choose to leave a comment on a blog post and this comment is approved, then it will be public and visible to anyone who reads the comment section. While your email address will not be disclosed or shared, your name and comment will be visible to others.
It is highly recommended that you avoid leaving detailed personal information in your comments.
The Site reserves the right to remove any comments deemed spammy, inappropriate, threatening, or profane without notice.
Log Data and Cookies
Log data is used by many site operators. Whenever you visit My Kind of Monday, your browser sends information that we collect. This may include information such as your computer’s Internet Protocol (“IP”) address, browser type and version, the pages that you visit on our Site, the date and time of your visit, duration on our site, and other statistics.
We may also use third-party services, such as Google Analytics, that collect, monitor, and analyse this data.
Cookies store user-specific information into a log. They are files with small amounts of data that may include an anonymous unique identifier. Cookies are stored on your computer’s hard drive and are sent to your browser from a website.
My Kind of Monday uses “cookies” to collect information, like many sites.
The following cookies are used on the Site:
- Amazon (for advertising)
- Google Analytics (for tracking website traffic and user behaviour. Find out more about their cookies here)
- Share Buttons (for social sharing)
You can choose to refuse or disable all or some cookies through your browser settings, or set your browser to alert you when a website sets or accesses cookies. Please note that if you choose to disable cookies, some parts of the Site may not function properly or become inaccessible.
You can also delete cookies installed in the past through your browser preferences.
How We May Use Your Data
We may use your data in order to:
- Monitor the use of our website
- Ensure that the content on our site is presented to readers in the most effective manner for you and your device
- Interact with external social networks and platforms (e.g. social media widgets and share buttons)
- Manage hosting and backend infrastructure
- Display content from external platforms
- Carry out commercial affiliation (e.g. display ads)
- Manage user database
If you are under the age of 16, you must first obtain parental permission before using our website or entering personal information.
Personal information will not be transferred unless we are legally obligated to do so. If you would like your information to be removed from our systems, please contact us here. You can request to be removed at any time.
This policy may change from time to time, if changes are made, we will revise the date at the top of this policy. Your continued use of the site following the posting of these changes will be deemed your acceptance of those changes.