GENERAL PRIVACY ISSUES
Big Fish Works recognizes the privacy concerns of visitors to our site on the Internet (www.bigfishworks.com) and the importance of these concerns. As a general policy, no personally identifiable information, such as a visitor’s name, address, e-mail address or telephone number, is automatically collected on our website simply because the site is visited. Such information is collected only when voluntarily submitted, and SotaHomes uses such information only for the purpose for which it was submitted.
YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION
At several places on our website, Big Fish Works allows users to send e-mail, create web pages, subscribe to the e-mail edition of Big Fish Works, add items to a calendar and post information through other interactive means. SotaHomes uses this information only for the purpose it is specifically collected or submitted. Big Fish Works does not collect, package, sell, trade or otherwise distribute to outside parties for commercial purposes the personal information provided by users of the Big Fish Works website. Big Fish Works does not employ a user’s personal information submitted to this site for research, advertising, marketing or sales purposes.
REQUESTS FOR ADVERTISING RATES AND INFORMATION
Big Fish Works may obtain information from a user when he or she requests information online about the opportunities for advertising in the printed or online editions of Big Fish Works, or responds to employment opportunities at Big Fish Works or her sister newspapers. The specific information collected becomes property of Big Fish Works and may be used to solicit requestors.
LINKS TO OTHER SITES
Big Fish Works may establish relationships with business partners that allow visitors to Big Fish Works site to “link” or “click through” to sites operated by these partners. In some cases, the site may be branded or co-branded with Big Fish Works or Big Fish Works logo; however, the site is in no way operated, maintained or edited by Big Fish Works. Big Fish Works is not responsible for the content or privacy policies of any third party sites that may be linked to the website of Big Fish Works or her sister newspapers.
ABOUT THIRD PARTY ADVERTISING
We may use third-party advertising companies to serve ads when you use our Services. If so, a list of these ad serving companies will be available here. These companies may use information (generally, not including your name, address, e-mail address or telephone number) about your visits to our sites or use of our Services and to other websites in order to provide advertisements about goods and services of interest to you. These companies may employ cookies and clear GIFs to measure advertising effectiveness. Any information that these third parties collect via cookies and clear GIFs is generally not personally identifiable (unless, for example, you provide personally identifiable information to them through an ad or e-mail message). We encourage you to read these businesses’ privacy policies if you should have any concerns about how they will care for your personal information. If you would like more information about this practice and to know your choices about not having this information used by these companies, see the Network Advertising Initiative’s consumer website.
Google Doubleclick for Publishers (DFP) is an ad network partner that displays ads on our Services. To improve your ad experience on our sites and Services and elsewhere on the Internet, we may send non-personal information to Google DFP based on your browser’s activities, such as type of pages viewed and categories of interests, so that the advertising you see is relevant to you. Google DFP also may use information regarding its own users to select which ads to display. Click here to learn more about Google DFP’s ad practices, including how to opt out of using anonymous information to select which ads to show you.
OPT-OUT OF COOKIES
If you wish to manage or opt-out of cookies utilized by our site and third party advertisers, you can take the following steps:
- You may be able to download an opt-out cookie from the third party advertiser’s website allowing you to opt-out of cookies. Please visit the third party advertiser’s websites for more information.
- Your web browser may allow you to manage what cookies are accepted or declined. These settings can usually be found in the preferences or options menus of your web browser.
- Your web browser may also allow you to manually view cookies and delete the cookies you don’t want or need. Check your web browser’s settings for more information.
- Websites that require registration may allow you to opt-out of cookies. Check the account settings or preferences section of the website for more information.
- For more information, please visit http://www.networkadvertising.org/choices/.