Privacy Policy


All Things Paper, found at http://www.allthingspaper.net/ (“Website”), is governed by the following privacy policy.

The purpose of this privacy policy is to inform you of the personally identifiable information that may be collected and how it may be used. This statement only applies to this Website.

WHAT INFORMATION DOES THE WEBSITE COLLECT AND HOW IS IT USED?

Information You Voluntarily Submit to the Website: It may collect personal information from you such as your name and email address. For example, you may voluntarily submit information to the Website by leaving a comment or subscribing to a newsletter.
Information It Collects from Others: This website may receive information about you from other sources.  You may link your Google account to your comment. If you choose to link your Google account to your comment, your name and profile picture associated with that account will be visible and a link will be provided to your Google+ profile.
Automatically-Collected Information: Blogger, owned by Google, will automatically collect certain information about you and the device with which you access the Website. For example, when you use the Website, your IP address, operating system type, browser type, referring website, pages you viewed, and the dates/times when you accessed the Website will be logged. Information about actions you take when using the Website, such as links clicked, may also be collected.
Cookies: Blogger may log information using cookies, which are small data files stored on your browser by the Website. Session cookies, which expire when you close your browser, and persistent cookies, which stay on your browser until deleted, may be used to provide you with a more personalized experience on the Website.

HOW YOUR INFORMATION MAY BE USED
Information may be collected in the following ways:
  • To operate and maintain the Website
  • To identify you as a user of the Website and customize the Website for your account
  • To send you promotional information, such as newsletters. Each email promotion will provide information on how to 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 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 the sharing of your information.
Additionally, the Website may use third-party service providers to service various aspects of the Website. Each third-party service provider’s use of your personal information is dictated by their respective privacy policies.

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 by Google Analytics.
Mail Chimp – this service is used for delivery of email updates and newsletters. We store your name and email address for purposes of delivering such communications.  Please refer to Mail Chimp’s privacy policy for further information.
Feedburner – this service is used for delivery of email updates and is operated by Google. Please refer to Google's privacy policy.
This list may be amended from time to time in the Website’s sole discretion.

Except when required by law, this Website will not sell, distribute, or reveal your email addresses or other personal information without your consent; however, this Website may disclose or transfer personal information collected through it to third parties who acquire all or a portion of our business, which may be the result of a merger, consolidation, or purchase of all or a portion of our assets, or in connection with any bankruptcy or reorganization proceeding brought by or against us.

ANONYMOUS DATA
From time to time, this Website may use anonymous data which does not identify you 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. Examples of this anonymous data may include analytics or information collected from cookies.

PUBLICLY VISIBLE INFORMATION
If you leave a comment, certain information may be publicly visible. Your email address will never be available publicly unless you choose to enter it within your comment. At your option, you may also add a link to your website or blog.
You may also choose to link your Google Account.

COOKIES
The Website uses cookies to store visitors’ preferences, record user-specific information on what pages users access or visit, ensure that visitors are not repeatedly sent the same banner ads, customize Website content based on visitors’ browser type or other information that the visitor sends. Cookies may also be used by third-party services, such as Google Analytics, as described herein.
Users may, at any time, prevent the setting of cookies by the Website by using a corresponding setting of your internet browser and may thus permanently deny the setting of cookies. Furthermore, already set cookies may be deleted at any time via an Internet browser or other software programs. This is possible in all popular Internet browsers. However, if users deactivate the setting of cookies in your Internet browser, not all functions of our Website may be entirely usable.

ADVERTISING

Display Ads
This Website may use third-party advertising companies to serve content and advertisements when you visit the Website, which may use cookies, as noted above. 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.

Retargeting Ads
From time to time, the Website may engage in remarketing efforts with third-party companies, such as Google, Facebook, or Instagram, in order to market the Website. These companies use cookies to serve ads based on someone's past visits to the Website.
Facebook: Opt-out of Facebook remarketing here
Google: Opt-out of Google remarketing here

Affiliate Program Participation
The Website may engage in affiliate marketing, which is done by embedding tracking links into the Website. If you click on a link for an affiliate partnership, a cookie will be placed on your browser to track any sales for purposes of commissions.
The website is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program and Awin, affiliate advertising programs designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees. As part of these programs, the Website will post customized links, provided by Amazon and Awin, to track the referrals to their websites. This program utilizes cookies to track visits for the purposes of assigning commission on these sales.

Newsletter
On the Website, you may subscribe to the newsletter, which may be used for advertising purposes. All newsletters sent may contain tracking pixels. The pixel is embedded in emails and allows an analysis of the success of online marketing campaigns. Because of these tracking pixels, we may see if and when you open an email and which links within the email you click. Also, this allows the Website to adapt the content of future newsletters to the interests of the user. This behavior will not be passed on to third parties.

RIGHTS RELATED TO YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION
Opt-out – You may opt-out of future email communications by following the unsubscribe link contained in each email.

SENSITIVE PERSONAL INFORMATION
At no time should you submit sensitive personal information to the Website. This includes your social security number, information regarding race or ethnic origin, political opinions, religious beliefs, health information, criminal background, or trade union memberships. If you elect to submit such information, it will be subject to this Privacy Policy.

CHILDREN'S INFORMATION
The Website does not knowingly collect any personally identifiable information from children under the age of 16.

CONTACT INFORMATION
At any time, please contact me at ann.b.martin@gmail.com for questions related to this Privacy Policy.

Last updated: May 31, 2018.