Web Server Information Collection
All web servers track basic information about their visitors. This information includes, but is not limited to, IP addresses, browser details, timestamps and referring pages. This information cannot normally be used to personally identify specific visitors to this site. The information is used to provide the web page your requested and may be logged for routine administration and maintenance purposes. This information is typically stored on the web server located in the United States, and may be accessed by MagicalSecret.com or our web hosting provider: Namecheap.com.
Information collected by this site
We may collect additional information when you use various services provided by this website. For example, when registering, logging in, leaving comments, or submitting articles to this site, you may be asked to provide your name, a user name, a unique password and email address. This information is used to facilitate the services provided. The information is stored in our website database located on a server in the United States.
Information shared with third parties
This website allows the optional linking of your personal profile with your WordPress (Automattic Inc.) profile. If you choose to link your registered profile on this website with your WordPress profile then any information entered into this site may be shared with WordPress. To link or unlink your MagicalSecret.com profile and your WordPress profile, please view the settings on your profile page.
To help us improve the website, we make use of Google Analytics service. This service tracks anonymous data about the pages you visit and actions you took while using this website. If you do not wish Google Analytics to gather such information, you may opt out by using the Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Add-on.
Information received from third parties
Cookies and Web Beacons
What cookies are used on this Website?
|Cookie||Cookie Purpose||Nature of the Cookies||Cookie Type|
|doubleclick.net||To provide context and behavior based advertising via Google Adsense/Adwords and DoubleClick services. Several cookies may be set.||Third Party||2 years|
|youtube.com||To provide YouTube video content embedded pages in this site. Several cookies may be set.||Third Party||18 months|
|Used to facilitate the Twitter share button. Several cookies may be set.||Third Party||2 years|
|wordpress.com||To provide context and behaviour based advertising via Google Adsense/Adwords service. Several cookies may be set.||Third Party||3 years|
Third party cookies
Google AdSense and DoubleClick for Publishers
Any advertisements served by Google, Inc., and affiliated companies may be controlled using cookies. These cookies allow Google to display ads based on your visits to this site and other sites that use Google advertising services. Learn how to opt out of Google’s cookie usage. As mentioned above, any tracking done by Google through cookies and other mechanisms is subject to Google’s own privacy policies.
Social Media Sites
This website has “share buttons” that allow you to quickly post an link to our articles to various social media sites such as Twitter, Facebook and Google+. When using these share buttons, those social media sites may set or access cookies to facilitate the activity.
Controlling Your Privacy
Note that you can change your browser settings to disable cookies if you have privacy concerns. Disabling cookies for all sites is not recommended as it may interfere with your use of some sites. The best option is to disable or enable cookies on a per-site basis. Consult your browser documentation for instructions on how to block cookies and other tracking mechanisms. This list of web browser privacy management links may also be useful.