Privacy Statement

About this site.

This website is built and maintained by Judy Barends.

It is very important to me to respect your personal privacy. In this Privacy Statement is explained how this is achieved.

In case you want to contact me, please use the contact form on this website or send me an email on dedraadaquarellen@gmail.com.

This site is protected by an SSL certificate to ensure encrypted exchange of information.

 

Personal Data.

This site receives personal data of viewers via:

  • Contact Form: Your name and email adress are only used to enable me to send a reply.
  • Statcounter: This is a statistics program. On the left bottom corner a small visitor counter is visible. The data collected by Statcounter are stored on my account for a limited time (no longer than six months).
    See below for more information about Statcounter.

I emphasize that no personal data will be shared with or handed over to third parties.

 

About Statcounter.

Statcounter is an online service which helps us to understand our visitors; for example, how visitors find our website, how long they spend on our site, which web pages they are most interested in etc. We use Statcounter because better understanding how visitors are interacting with our website helps us to improve the content, design and functionality of our site. This allows us to offer a better online experience to our visitors.
Statcounter uses cookies and other technologies to collect data on visitors and visitor activity on our website. This data includes:

  • Time and date of visit (this can help us to identify and plan for busy periods on our website)
  • IP address (this is a numerical label assigned to a device by an Internet Service Provider to enable the device to access the internet)
  • Browser and Operating System (this can help us to make sure that our website functions correctly in the browsers/operating systems used to access our site)
  • Device Information e.g. device type and screen size (this can help us to make sure that our website functions correctly in the devices used to access our site)
  • Referring Data e.g. a search engine link (this can help us to understand which search engines are helping visitors to find our website)

Furthermore, when you visit our website a Statcounter cookie (called “is_unique”) may be placed in your browser.

Cookies.

A cookie is a small piece of data sent from a website and stored on the user’s computer by the user’s web browser while the user is browsing. Cookies can be disabled and removed via your browser settings. Look in the help function of your browser how to do that.

This website uses two types of cookies.

Firstly, essential cookies that are necessary to make the website work properly. These do not contain any personal information.

Secondly, Statcounter also use cookies. This cookie is used only to determine whether you are a first-time or returning visitor and to estimate unique visits to the site. No personal information, like name, address, etc. can be detected.

 

Opt out.

Firstly, cookies can be disabled and removed via your browser settings. Look in the help function of your browser how to do that.

Visitors can also opt out and refuse StatCounter analytics cookies on this site (and all other sites which use StatCounter). Look on this page. 

Statcounter have their own Privacy Policy to guarantee visitor privacy.

 

Updates.

This statement can be updated and changed, when necessary.

Judy Barends
20 mei 2018