Your privacy is of extreme importance for us.
This page informs you of our privacy policies regarding the collection, use and disclosure of Personal Information we receive through our website.
By using this Website, you agree to the collection and use of information in accordance with this policy.
Naturally Epicurean is a personal blog operating at the registered domain http://www.naturallyepicurean.org .
The website Naturally Epicurean is owned by Nicoletta Fornaro (Venice, 1987).
We collect personal data exclusively with the explicit consent of website users.
We do not sell, rent, share or exchange any personal data.
We do not collect personal data beyond the data necessary to reply to emails and send newsletters (user email address and sometimes name).
Like many site operators, we collect information that your browsers sends whenever you visit a website (Log Data). This information may include your computer's Internet Protocol (IP) address, browser type, browser version, visited pages and other statistics. This information does not include personally identifying data.
Basic Cookies & Google Analytics
We also use basic cookies and Google Analytics to monitor the performance of the website. No personal data is provided to us by these services.
Types of data collected on this website:
Our Mailing List:
To add users to our mailing list we ask them to voluntarily provide us with their email address, essential information to allow communication. We never add anyone to our mailing list without their consent. We do not sell, rent or exchange our mailing list with third parties nor anyone else. All information about subscribers who choose to unsubscribe from our mailing list is permanently deleted.
To store our mailing list and send our bimonthly newsletter campaigns we use MailChimp.
MailChimp collects subscribers data and provides us with information about email openings and link clicks. We do not have access to users' personal data beyond the data provided the moment of the subscription (name and email address). We review this information periodically to improve and target the content of our emails and assess user engagement. We do not share, rent nor sell this information with third parties nor anyone else.
To learn how MailChimp treats subscribers data, please see MailChimp’s privacy notice.
Users can unsubscribe from our mailing list at any time clicking the unsubscribe link at the bottom of our emails or sending an email directly to: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Facebook Comments App:
To allow website visitors to interact with the website and leave a comment on a specific blog post, we added the Facebook Comments App plugin, provided to us by Wix. In order to use the app, users need to have a personal Facebook account. When users insert a comment in the app, their Facebook user name and comment is visible online to anyone visiting that specific page.
Links to other websites:
Inside our website we sometimes refer to other sources. We do not know and are not responsible about how these external sources treat the data collected on their websites.
Cookies are files with small amount of data, which may include an anonymous unique identifier. Cookies are sent to your browser from a website and stored on your computer’s hard drive.
What cookies we use and what for:
'Strictly necessary' cookies that allow users to browse the website and use its features. These cookies do not collect personally identifying data.
'Performance cookies' for statistical purposes and analysis that help us assess and improve website content and performance. These cookies do not collect nor provide us with personally identifying data.
We do not have access to the information stored in the cookies and it is impossible to prevent our website from setting them.
How to disable cookies:
It is not possible for us to prevent our website to set cookies, but website users can disable them.
Users can control whether and what type of cookies this and other website set on their computer and devices.
To disable cookies users need to change your website browser settings.
- For Microsoft Internet Explorer:
Choose the menu “tools” then “Internet Options”
Click on the “privacy” tab
Select the setting the appropriate setting
- For Google Chrome:
Choose Settings> Advanced
Under "Privacy and security," click “Content settings”.
- For Safari:
Choose Preferences > Privacy
Click on “Remove all Website Data”
- For Mozilla Firefox:
Choose the menu “tools” then “Options”
Click on the icon “privacy”
Find the menu “cookie” and select the relevant options
We take advantage of Google Analytics to assess website performance and understand how to improve our content. Google Analytics collects and provides us with information about user behaviour. This information includes the number of visitors, referral sources linking to our website, the most visited pages, our bounce rate, the country of our visitors, the age range, the gender, IP address and other statistics. The information collected and provided to us by Google Analytics does not include any personally identifying data about our website visitors.
Access to Your Personal Information and the 'Right to be Forgotten':
Users who have voluntarily provided us with personal data by subscribing to our mailing list or entering their details in the contact form have the right to ask at any time how such information has been used. Users have also the right to ask to be forgotten. When newsletter subscribers choose to unsubscribe, all their personal data is permanently deleted. Newsletter subscribers can unsubscribe clicking the specific link at the bottom of the newsletter template or writing directly to email@example.com .
Changes to This Privacy Notice:
For any question or doubt, contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org