Privacy Policy

The privacy of Learn Sailor visitors is of extreme importance to us. This page outlines the privacy policy incorporated into learnsailor.com and explains types of personal information received/collected by this site and how it is used.

What personal data we collect and why we collect it?

Log Files:

Like many other Web sites, learnsailor.com makes use of log files. The information inside the log files includes:

  • Internet protocol ( IP ) addresses
  • The type of browser
  • Internet Service Provider ( ISP )
  • Date/time stamp
  • Referring/exit pages
  • The number of clicks to analyze trends,
  • Administer the site,
  • Track user’s movement around the site, and gather demographic information.

IP addresses and other such information are not linked to any information that is personally identifiable.

Cookies:

What Are Cookies

Like most websites, this site uses cookies. A cookie is a small piece of data that a site stores in the browser. When the user visits a page or otherwise interacts with the site, the browser sends the cookie back to the site.

For more general information on cookies see the Wikipedia article on HTTP Cookies and Cookiepedia.

Types of Cookies

A cookie can be classified by how long it lasts and the domain that it belongs to. By lifespan, there are two types of cookies:

  • Session cookies which disappear when you close the browser.
  • Persistent cookies which last for a predefined duration. This can vary from a couple of minutes to multiple months.

As for domain names, there are:

  • First party cookies which are set by the site/domain name that you visited.
  • Third-party cookies which are stored by a domain name that’s not the same as the site that you visited. This usually happens when a webpage loads a JavaScript file or image from another domain.

First Party Cookies

  • When you use a discount code or take advantage of a special offer such as a time-limited sale, we may use cookies to remember the offer details and apply them to your order.
  • When you submit data to through a form such as those found on contact pages or comment forms, cookies may be set to remember your user details for future correspondence.
  • This site offers e-commerce facilities. Some cookies are essential to ensure that your order is remembered between pages so that we can process it properly.
  • If you log in, we will set several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices.

Third Party Cookies

In some cases, we also use cookies provided by trusted third parties. The following section details which third party cookies you might encounter through this site.

PayPal

This site uses PayPal to process payments. See the PayPal Cookies Guide for details on how PayPal uses cookies.

Google Analytics

This site uses Google Analytics, which is one of the most widespread and trusted analytics solutions on the web, to help us understand how you use the site and how we can improve your experience. These cookies may track things such as how long you spend on the site and the pages that you visit so we can continue to produce engaging content. As we sell products, we also track statistics about how many of the visitors to our site actually make a purchase, which pages visitors usually visit before making a purchase, and so on.

For more information on Google Analytics cookies, see the official Google Analytics page. You can use the GA Opt-out add-on to prevent your data from being used by Google Analytics.

Disabling Cookies

You can disable cookies by adjusting the appropriate settings in your browser. See your browser’s documentation for instructions on how to do that. Here are the relevant documentation pages for some popular browsers:

Be aware that disabling cookies will affect the functionality of this and many other websites that you visit. Disabling cookies may result in certain parts of this site not working properly for you.

Comments:

When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.

An anonymized string created from your email address (also called a hash) may be provided to the Gravatar service to see if you are using it. The Gravatar service privacy policy is available here: https://automattic.com/privacy/. After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.

Subscription:

Learn Sailor collects your email address when you subscribe to the newsletter or leave a comment on this blog. You will receive the weekly newsletter through an email service provider if you subscribe to our newsletter. We will treat your personal information as confidential. Even though we do my best to protect your personal details, I cannot guarantee the security of any information as email service provider involved. You can opt-out anytime if you do not want to receive the newsletter.

Media:

If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.

Embedded content from other websites:

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

How do we protect your information?

We implement a variety of security measures to maintain the safety of your personal information when you place an order or enter, submit, or access your personal information.

We offer the use of a secure server. All supplied sensitive/credit information is transmitted via Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology and then encrypted into our Payment gateway providers database only to be accessible by those authorized with special access rights to such systems, and are required to?keep the information confidential.

After a transaction, your private information (credit cards, social security numbers, financials, etc.) will not be stored on our servers.

What rights you have over your data?

If you have an account on this site or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.

Online Privacy Policy Only

This online privacy policy applies only to information collected through our website and not to information collected offline.

Changes to This Privacy Policy

This Privacy Policy subject to change from time to time. I will notify you of any changes by posting the new Privacy Policy on this page.

You are advised to review this Privacy Policy periodically for any changes. Changes to this Privacy Policy are effective when they are posted on this page.

Contact

If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy, you may contact us by visiting this page.