Our fully secured website address is https://www.theschizochef.com.
Emails & Comments:
At The Schizo Chef, we collect your emails to communicate with you and to keep you updated on new content including recipes, travel and blogging posts.. We use Convert Kit as our email marketing platform and you can unsubscribe or opt out at any time. We do not share your email with any other third parties. 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.
In our Contact Forms here and here, we collect your name and email address to respond to your inquiries. We do not use the information submitted through the contact forms for marketing purposes. We retain the data only for a three month period.
Cookies and Web Beacons
If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to save your name, email address and website in 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.
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.
Like many other Web sites, The Schizo Chef website makes use of log files and use analytics. The information inside the log files includes internet protocol ( IP ) addresses, type of browser, Internet Service Provider ( ISP ), date/time stamp, referring/exit pages, and 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.
At The Schizo Chef, we use both Google (We do not track demographics information starting May 21st 2018) and Pinterest Analytics. To learn more about Google Analytics’s Data Practices, please visit the link here. and for Pinterest here.
Where we send your data
All your data (comments and email entered) is saved and protected securely on our hosting site – Site Ground. Also, we use Jetpack’s backup service – Vaultpress where the data is stored for backup. Also, visitor comments are checked through an automated spam detection service – Askimet.
How we protect your data
The Schizo Chef website uses an encryption program and we use the SSL – Secure Sockets Layer to transfer the information.
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. The emails are retained until the user opts out or unsubscribes. The Analytics records are retained for 26 months.
What data breach procedures we have in place
The Schizo Chef website uses Askimet to prevent spam comments and we receive notifications regarding spam comments. Also, we use SG Site Scanner – a malware detection and early warning system. If any issue is detected the scanner will send an immediate notification mail. This allows for an immediate remedial action to protect our customers, business reputation and revenue.
Media Net, Mediavine (see more info below), Chicory, Social Fabric, Activate
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Affiliates | Sponsored Posts:
I may earn a small commission of my recommendation, testimonial and/or link to any products or services from this website. I test each product thoroughly and the opinions expressed here are my own. Also, The Schizo Chef is a participant in the affiliate advertising programs for Target, Booking.com, World Market and other clients at CJ Affiliate. A small commission may or may not be earned by any purchases you make via affiliate links.
Industry regulatory disclosure requirements
All recipes, original text, images and other materials hosted on theschizochef.com are copyrighted to 2007–2018© 2018 The Schizo Chef, unless otherwise noted.
The Schizo Chef allows you to copy, distribute, display or make derivative works provided that you
- Credit The Schizo Chef
- Do not use it for commercial purposes
- release any derivative works under this same license.
Mediavine Programmatic Advertising
The Website uses Mediavine to manage all third-party advertising on the Website. Mediavine serves content and advertisements when you visit the Website, which may use first and third-party cookies. A cookie is a small text file which is sent to your computer or mobile device (referred to in this policy as a “device”) by the web server so that a website can remember some information about your browsing activity on the Website. The cookie may collect information relating to your use of the Website, information about your device such as the device’s IP address and browser type, demographic data and, if you arrived at the Website via a link from a third-party site, the URL of the linking page.
First party cookies are created by the website that you are visiting. A third-party cookie is frequently used in behavioral advertising and analytics and is created by a domain other than the website you are visiting. Third-party cookies, tags, pixels, beacons and other similar technologies (collectively, “Tags”) may be placed on the Website to monitor interaction with advertising content and to target and optimize advertising. Each internet browser has functionality so that you can block both first and third-party cookies and clear your browser’s cache. The “help” feature of the menu bar on most browsers will tell you how to stop accepting new cookies, how to receive notification of new cookies, how to disable existing cookies and how to clear your browser’s cache. For more information about cookies and how to disable them, you can consult the information at www.allaboutcookies.org/manage-cookies/.
Without cookies you may not be able to take full advantage of the Website content and features. Please note that rejecting cookies does not mean that you will no longer see ads when you visit our Site.
The Website may collect IP addresses and location information to serve personalized ads and pass it to Mediavine. If you would like more information about this practice and to know your choices to opt-in or opt-out of this data collection, please visit http://www.networkadvertising.org/managing/opt_out.asp. You may also visit http://optout.aboutads.info/#/ and http://optout.networkadvertising.org/# to learn more information about interest-based advertising. You may download the AppChoices app at http://www.aboutads.info/appchoices to opt out in connection with mobile apps, or use the platform controls on your mobile device to opt out.
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