Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy for www.exploringmonkey.com  [Last updated on January 25th, 2014 ]

The privacy of our visitors to www.exploringmonkey.com is important to us. By visiting our website (www.exploringmonkey.com) , you agree to this privacy policy.

At www.exploringmonkey.com, we recognize that privacy of your personal information is important. Here is information on what types of personal information we receive and collect when you visit www.exploringmonkey.com, and how we safeguard your information.

Log Files
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, such as Comcast, Verizon etc), the browser you used to visit our site (such as Internet Explorer, Safari or Firefox), the time you visited our site and which pages you visited throughout our site.

Cookies and Web Beacons
We do use cookies to store information, such as your personal preferences when you visit our site.  This is used for the ability to login to some of our features, such as forums, comments etc.

We also use third party advertisements on www.exploringmonkey.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 (such as Google through the Google AdSense program) 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 (showing California real estate ads to someone in California, for example) or showing certain ads based on specific sites visited (such as showing cooking ads to someone who frequents cooking sites).

  • We use Google, as a third party vendor to serve ads on our website and they use cookies.
  • Google’s use of the DART cookie enables it to serve ads to our website visitors based on their visit to our site and other sites on the Internet.
  • Users may opt out of the use of the DART cookie by visiting the Google ad and content network privacy policy.

You can chose 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.

Summary
We have provided a summary of our privacy policy below for reference purposes.

Information NOT Collected ( PII )
We do not collect personally identifiable information (data collected with an intention to identify and/or contact a person such as name, address, telephone number or e-mail address) (hereinafter “PII”), except as expressly provided for herein. PII may be collected should a consumer contact exploringmonkey.com, on his/her own initiative or respond to a exploringmonkey.com advertisement and provide such PII.
Information Collected – Non-PII
The non-personally identifiable information we collect may include as an example, IP address, browser types, operating systems, domain names, language preference, access dates and times, referring website addresses, online transactions and browsing and search activity.

How Information is Used
We may use your Non-PII (“Information”) for the following general purposes: enhancement of our services; marketing; and to more effectively match advertisements and website content to your interests.

Sharing Your Information
We may share your Information with third party service providers and its subsidiaries and affiliates, third party marketing partners, business partners and our clients, and as expressly provided for herein.

Your Choices
You may regulate the use of cookies and the associated collection of your Information through your browser settings. You may opt out of most third party ad server cookies and network advertisement cookies by visiting this page. Additionally, you can opt out of Google doubleclick cookie by visiting this page.

Security
We use reasonable and appropriate security measures to protect your data.

Changes
We may change the Privacy Policy at any time by posting the revised Privacy Policy on the Website along with the date such Privacy Policy was last updated.

For any clarifications regarding our Privacy Policy or any other matter, Please use this contact form.