Who we are
Our website address is: https://boilingfrogsblog.org
What personal data we collect and why we collect it
The personal information we collect might include your name, address, postcode, phone numbers, email address, anonymised IP address, and information regarding what pages are accessed and when. We will not collect, store or process data that is labelled as sensitive under GDPR.
If you fill out the contact form with your name and email address, those will stored. We will not share or sell the data.
A cookie is a small file which is placed on your computer’s hard drive which helps analyse web traffic or lets you know when you visit a particular site. Cookies allow web applications to respond to you as an individual enabling it to tailor its operations to your needs, likes and dislikes by gathering and remembering information about your preferences. For more information and a guide to deleting and controlling cookies, please refer to aboutcookies.org, provided by international law firm Pinsent Masons.
We use traffic log cookies to identify which pages are being used. This helps us analyse data about web page traffic and helps us to identify ways to improve our website in order to tailor it better to our customer needs. We only use this information for statistical analysis purposes.
Overall, cookies help us provide you with a better and more usable website, by enabling us to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not. A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us.
You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. This may however limit some functionality and prevent you from taking full advantage of the website. For details on how to do this, please refer to aboutcookies.org, provided by international law firm Pinsent Masons.
We do not sell your data to these companies. The only reasons why we share our data with these companies is just for traffic analysis.
We only use Google Analytics to collect data on how our users are using our website and their demographics (age, gender) and interests which enables us to evaluate how our users’ behaviour varies so we can improve our website content, marketing and services for our clients. The information generated by the cookies about your use of our website (excluding your IP address as we anonymise it) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google’s behalf. Google undertakes not to associate your (anonymised) IP address with any other data held by Google.
The Google Analytics features we implement may be based on Display Advertising (e.g. Remarketing, Google Display Network Impression Reporting, the DoubleClick Campaign Manager integration, or Google Analytics Demographics and Interest Reporting). OR SHOULD WE WRITE: We currently do not implement any Google Analytics features based on Display Advertising.
Users can opt-out of Google Analytics for Display Advertising and customize Google Display Network ads using the Ads Settings. If you prefer that Google Analytics does not collect any data from you when you visit a website that has it incorporated, information for opting out can be found on Google Analytics’ currently available opt-outs for the web.
Who we share your data with
We will never sell the data. We only share the data with Google Analytics for traffic analysis purposes as mentioned above.
How long we retain your data
If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognise and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.
With Google Analytics we also retain data indefinitely.
What rights you have over your data
If you fill out the contact form with your name and email address we will store the data. You can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.
Personal Data Request
Please use this form to request personal data export or erasure.
How we protect your data
We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure. We use https protocol to protect and encrypt your data and we do not share or sell your data with anyone. In order to prevent unauthorised access or disclosure, we have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect on-line.
Boiling Frogs Blog is committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected. Should we ask you to provide certain information by which you can be identified when using this website, then you can be assured that it will only be used in accordance with this privacy statement.
Boiling Frogs Blog may change this policy from time to time by updating this page. You should check this page regularly to ensure that you are happy with any changes. This policy is effective from 23/03/23 and includes the new requirements of the GDPR.