Welcome to the Aussie home cook. This document describes the data we collect, what we do with it and what you are allowed to do with information you find on this blog.
I'd like to highlight that we only collect data necessary to effectively operate the blog (e.g Google Analytics data and data you submit when creating a comment) and that we do not share your personal data other than is necessary for technical reasons to operate the blog. We will only send you emails if you explicitly request it, and you can unsubscribe at any time.
This is a personal blog, if you find an issue with any of the text below or you have any questions, please drop me a line at [email protected]
January 01, 2020
Your privacy is important to us. It is the Aussie home cook's policy to respect your privacy regarding any information we may collect from you across our website, https://aussiehomecook.com/, and other sites we own and operate.
We only ask for personal information when we truly need it to provide a service to you. We collect it by fair and lawful means, with your knowledge and consent. We also let you know why we’re collecting it and how it will be used.
We only retain collected information for as long as necessary to provide you with your requested service. What data we store, we’ll protect within commercially acceptable means to prevent loss and theft, as well as unauthorised access, disclosure, copying, use or modification.
We don’t share any personally identifying information publicly or with third-parties, except when required to by law.
Our website may link to external sites that are not operated by us. Please be aware that we have no control over the content and practices of these sites, and cannot accept responsibility or liability for their respective privacy policies.
You are free to refuse our request for your personal information, with the understanding that we may be unable to provide you with some of your desired services.
Your continued use of our website will be regarded as acceptance of our practices around privacy and personal information. If you have any questions about how we handle user data and personal information, feel free to contact us.
We collect personal information that you voluntarily provide to us when you perform actions on our website (such as by posting comments on recipes or submitting posts or when you contact us)
We collect names; email addresses; Network information (Such as IP addresses) and other similar information.
Some information, such as IP addresses, Browser type, referrer and device information (as provided by your web browser) is collected automatically when you visit our website, this information is not linked to any identifying characters such as your name or email address.
If you choose to "Like" us on social media (such as Facebook) we may be able to view information on your public profile (such as your name) within that platform and send messages to you using that platform.
If you choose to submit a recipe or post to us (if/when that feature is available) we may ask you for information such as your name, email address, the web address of your blog or website and other similar information. This information will only be used to verify the submission and display approved content on the website.
Where we collect an email address from you, we may, with your opt-in consent, use this email address to send you marketing material, including newsletters from this blog. We communicate this data to MailChimp to enable these emails to be sent. You may opt out of these communications at any point.
We use Google Analytics to understand the sources of traffic to this website and enable us to better focus our content on our audience. This is performed by the inclusion of google analytics scripts within the website. The information captured is not linked to a personal identifer such as a name or email address.
This blog is hosted on servers located in the United States. The operators of this blog are based in Australia. Your information (e.g. an email address submitted with a blog comment or to subscribe to our newsletter) may be transmitted internationally as part of the operation of this site.
We do not currently operate an affiliate program, sell products or include paid advertisements on this blog however we may do so in the future.
If you have any concerns, or would like to access or remove any information we have stored about you, please contact [email protected]