Our fully secured website address is https://www.vidhyashomecooking.com.
Emails & Comments:
At www.vidhyashomecooking.com, we collect your email Ids to communicate with you and to keep you updated on new recipes and weekly digests. We use MailChimp as our email marketing platform and you can unsubscribe or opt-out anytime. We do not share your email id with any other third parties. When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.
In the Contact Us page, we do collect email information, your name and the feedback. We do not use the information submitted through the contact forms for marketing purposes. We retain the data only for three months period.
Cookies and Web Beacons
If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to save 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.
Embedded content from other websites
Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.
Like many other Web sites, www.vidhyashomecooking.com makes use of log files and use analytics. The information inside the log files includes internet protocol ( IP ) addresses, type of browser, Internet Service Provider ( ISP ), date/time stamp, referring/exit pages, and the number of clicks to analyze trends, administer the site, track user’s movement around the site, and gather demographic information. IP addresses and other such information are not linked to any information that is personally identifiable.
Where we send your data
All your data (comments and email entered) is saved and protected securely on our hosting site – Site Ground. Also, we use Jetpack’s backup service – Vaultpress where the data is stored for backup. Also, visitor comments are checked through an automated spam detection service – Askimet.
How we protect your data
www.vidhyashomecooking uses encryption program and we use the SSL – Secure Sockets Layer to transfer the information.
How long we retain your data
If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue. The emails are retained until the user opts out or unsubscribes. The Analytics records are retained for 26 months time frame.
What data breach procedures we have in place
www.vidhyashomecooking.com uses Askimet to prevent spam comments and we do receive notifications regarding spam comments. Also, we use SG Site Scanner – a malware detection and early warning system. If any issue is detected the scanner will send an immediate notification mail. This allows for immediate remedial action to protect our customers, business reputation and revenue.
Mediavine Programmatic Advertising
The Website uses Mediavine to manage all third-party advertising on the Website. Mediavine serves content and advertisements when you visit the Website, which may use first and third-party cookies. A cookie is a small text file that is sent to your computer or mobile device (referred to in this policy as a “device”) by the web server so that a website can remember some information about your browsing activity on the Website. The cookie may collect information relating to your use of the Website, information about your device such as the device’s IP address and browser type, demographic data, and if you arrived at the Website via a link from a third-party site, the URL of the linking page.
First party cookies are created by the website that you are visiting. A third-party cookie is frequently used in behavioral advertising and analytics and is created by a domain other than the website you are visiting. Third-party cookies, tags, pixels, beacons and other similar technologies (collectively, “Tags”) may be placed on the Website to monitor interaction with advertising content and to target and optimize advertising. Each internet browser has functionality so that you can block both first and third-party cookies and clear your browser’s cache. The “help” feature of the menu bar on most browsers will tell you how to stop accepting new cookies, how to receive notification of new cookies, how to disable existing cookies, and how to clear your browser’s cache. For more information about cookies and how to disable them, you can consult the information at www.allaboutcookies.org/manage-cookies/.
Without cookies, you may not be able to take full advantage of the Website content and features. Please note that rejecting cookies does not mean that you will no longer see ads when you visit our Site.
The Website may collect IP addresses and location information to serve personalized ads and pass it to Mediavine. If you would like more information about this practice and to know your choices to opt-in or opt-out of this data collection, please visit http://www.networkadvertising.org/managing/opt_out.asp. You may also visit http://optout.aboutads.info/#/ and http://optout.networkadvertising.org/# to learn more information about interest-based advertising. You may download the AppChoices app at http://www.aboutads.info/appchoices to opt-out in connection with mobile apps, or use the platform controls on your mobile device to opt-out.
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We do not share any of the personal information with any other third-party applications. We will not distribute, or reveal your email addresses or other personal information without your consent except when required by the law.
You can opt-out of any of our services at any time. You can also email us using the contact form to check/update or delete your personal information.
Vidhya’s Vegetarian Kitchen
PO Box 117
Union City, CA 94587
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VVK allows you to copy, distribute, display or make derivative works provided that you
- Credit Vidhya’s Vegetarian Kitchen
- Do not use it for commercial purposes
- release any derivative works under this same license.