Examples of data collected from visitors to this site include:
1. I use Google Analytics and Who’s Amung Us to analyze blog traffic. These services collect information such as the following from visitors:
- Internet Protocol addresses (IP)
- visitor location (town/state/country)
- Type of web browser
- Date and time stamp
- Referring and exit pages
- Number of clicks on links
No personally identifiable information is collected by these services (i.e., no names or other personal information).
c. Lijit Networks is a third-party ad server that provides ads relevant to user interests. You can access Lijit’s opt-out policy here.
d. I use various Affiliate Advertising programs (Commission Junction, Avantlink, Google Affiliate Network) to advertise specific products on Runblogger. When you purchase a product through one of these links, the sale is recorded (price and product name) and I get a small commission. No personal information is collected in the process.
e. I partner with Golf Pixel, which is an ad targeting service that serves ads related to my running content when readers visit other websites. Specifically, Golf Pixel collects NPII preference information to help clients display targeted advertising to specific users in the future. For more information, visit the Golf Pixel website.
On occasion I may collect emails for product giveaways or other purposes. I also maintain an opt-in email list via Aweber for post updates and other relevant information. I value your privacy and do not share these email addresses or any other personal information with third parties.
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