Updated May 25, 2018
KelleyNan.com (https://kelleynan.com) is committed to protecting the privacy and data of its visitors and readers. This policy provides information on how KelleyNan.com collects and protects user information, as outlined in US/EU Privacy Guidelines.
KelleyNan.com is a home and lifestyle website which provides creative content, with a goal of encouraging readers to seek joy, celebrate life’s moments, and to create a life they love. Topics cover all things “gracious living” and include but are not limited to home decor and design, entertaining, recipes, organization, DIYs, shopping tips, travel, and personal experiences.
While available internationally, ideas and experiences on KelleyNan.com are primarily targeted to those residing in the U.S.
Personal Data & Collection Usage
KelleyNan.com collects limited, automated browser data including: anonymous IP address, the type of browser from which the user is accessing, the type of device in which the site is accessed (mobile/desktop/tablet), geographical location, date and time accesses, path through KelleyNan.com and pages visited, and other responses submitted by your device for purposes of security, marketing and content creation. Personal data will never be tracked unless the visitor chooses to enter it in an online form. While the site’s owner can analyze data to better serve the interests of her audience, the data and information provided will never be shared with a third party. Each entity which collects data is listed below, along with links to their individual privacy policies.
- Google Analytics: provides frequency of post visits to identify most popular content KelleyNan.com, as well as the method from which the visitor arrived
- Orange Geek hosting: maintains the site security of KelleyNan.com
- Akismet Anti-Spam: maintains the site security and to prevent attacks on KelleyNan.com
- Wordfence Security: prevents viruses and malware attacks on KelleyNan.com
- AdThrive: to deliver a more relevant ad experience to the user
Email & Voluntary Data Submission: If a user chooses to subscribe to emails, published and sent by KelleyNan.com, they will do so through opting in and leaving their email address (and name if they choose to). Email addresses of subscribers are stored on the servers of MadMimi, the email service utilized by KelleyNan.com. These addresses and any information collected, both voluntary and involuntary, will never be shared or used beyond purposes of correspondence between Kelley Nan Lopez and voluntary subscribers. Subscribers may elect to opt out of receiving emails at any time via the “Unsubscribe” button at the bottom of each email.
Information voluntarily submitted by visitors will be made available when comments are made across KelleyNan.com. The data collected is displayed in the comments form; the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent are retained to help spam detection.
An anonymized string created from your email address may be provided to the Gravatar service to see if you are using it. Upon approval of your comment by the site owner of KelleyNan.com, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.
KelleyNan.com uses contact forms to allow correspondence between visitors and the site owner through the services of Contact Form 7, Email Before Download, and Optin Forms. Correspondence is retained indefinitely, at the discretion of Kelley Nan Lopez, and will never be shared with third parties.
Cookies & Links
If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving 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.
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, 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.
Affiliate Links: KelleyNan.com makes product recommendations and provides relevant product sourcing for its visitors. When a visitor clicks on an affiliate link, a cookie is stored on their browser, up to 30 days; if a purchase is made during the cookie duration, KelleyNan.com will receive a small commission off of that purchase. Affiliate programs used on KelleyNan.com include:
- RewardStyle: stores purchase information referral (commission-based) – cookies stored for up to 30 days
- Amazon Affiliates: stores purchase information referral (commission-based) – cookies stored for 24 hours
- ShopStyle Collective: stores purchase information referral (PPC based)
- Affiliatly: stores purchase information referral (commission-based) – cookies stored for up to 7 days
- Commission Junction: stores purchase information referral (commission-based) – cookies stored for up to 30 days
Embedded Content from Outside Websites
Kelley Nan.com may include embedded content (such as videos, images, articles, etc.). in which the content behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.
Third Party Links
KelleyNan.com often refers readers to other websites and blogs in the interest of its visitors. KelleyNan.com does not control the privacy and claims no responsibility for the terms, services, and data shared once you visitors leave KelleyNan.com
While KelleyNan.com maintains the privacy of each of its readers, visitors have the option to disable cookies at any time via the settings in their web browser.
Visitor comments and metadata are retained indefinitely to allow for recognition and approval of any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue. Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.
Visitors who comment on KelleyNan.com can request to receive an exported file of their retained personal data. They can also request that we erase any personal data held. This does not include any data KelleyNan.com is obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.
Disclaimer and Limitation of Liability
KelleyNan.com is not responsible for the accuracy, currency, or completeness of any privacy polices of third party entities in which it shares information.
Contact & Concerns
Should you have any questions or concerns in regards to privacy and data protection on KelleyNan.com, you are welcome to contact me, KelleyNan.com site owner, Kelley Nan Lopez, at any time at firstname.lastname@example.org.