Privacy Policy

LuvMyRecipe.com Privacy Policy


Who we are
Our website address is: https//www.luvmyrecipe.com

LuvMyRecipe.com uses WordPress for our website software to deliver and display content on the World Wide Web. As such, we’re subject to WordPress privacy policy that is built into the structure of the site. As needed, their privacy policy concerns have been addressed and/or linked below.

What personal data we collect and why we collect it

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 provided 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/. If you are using the Gravatar Service, upon approval of your comment here at LuvMyRecipe.com, the profile picture that you provided to Gravatar is visible to the public in the context of your comment here at LuvMyRecipe. You are not required to use the Gravatar service to have an account here at LuvMyRecipe.com and users can simply upload an avatar through their profile here at LuvMyRecipe to have a profile picture for their account.

Contact Forms
LuvMyRecipe.com has a contact form for contact with web administration for LuvMyRecipe.com. When visitors fill out this form, we collect the data shown in the contact form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.

Recipe Forms
LuvMyRecipe.com has a “Recipe” form for recipe collection from our members. When LuvMyRecipe members choose to fill out the recipe form, we collect the data shown in the recipe form as well as an image (if uploaded with the recipe). We collect the member’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.

Cooking Tip Forms
LuvMyRecipe.com has a “Cooking Tip” form for cooking tip collection from our members. When members choose to fill out the cooking tip form, we collect the data shown in the cooking tip form. We collect the member’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.

Cookies
If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website through our cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.
If you have an account and you log in to this site, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser. When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed. If you edit or publish an article, recipe, or tip… an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after 1 day.

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 tracing your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

Website analytics
Our website uses Google Analytics, a service which transmits website traffic data to Google servers in the United States. Google Analytics does not identify individual users or associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. We use reports provided by Google Analytics to help us understand website traffic and web page usage.

By using this website, you consent to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner described in Google’s Privacy Policy and for the purposes set out above. You can opt out of Google Analytics if you disable or refuse the cookie, disable JavaScript, or use the opt-out service provided by Google.

LuvMyRecipe.com also uses interfaces, plugins and extensions through social media sites such as Twitter and others. If you choose to “like” or “share” information from this website through these services, you should review the privacy policy of that service. If you are a member of a social media site we interact with, these social interfaces may allow the social media site to connect your visits to this site with other personal information held by that site. LuvMyRecipe.com does have access to any of this third party information.

LuvMyRecipe.com also uses StatCounter.com, a service which transmits LuvMyRecipe website traffic data to StatCounter servers. StatCounter.com does not identify individual users. By using this website, you consent to the processing of data about you by StatCounter in the manner described and for the purposes set out here. You can opt out of StatCounter.com if you disable or refuse the cookie. We use reports provided by StatCounter.com to help us understand website traffic and web page usage.

Who we share your data with
We do not share your information with anyone.  LuvMyRecipe maintains a strict “no-spam” policy. Your e-mail address will not be sold or shared to a third party.

How long we retain your data
If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.

For users that register on our website
We store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their own personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.

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.

Where we send your data
Visitor comments, contact form, and recipe submission forms may be checked through an automated spam detection service.

LuvMyRecipe.com contact information
For issues regarding this privacy policy please contact:  webmaster@luvmyrecipe.com

LuvMyRecipe visitors should use our contact form from our website for any other issues.


Thank you for your interest.