Who I am
Well, that’s an easy one. I am Peter an Aussie blogger who loves to make people laugh. For as long as I remember I’ve always loved to tell jokes. For this reason, I have purchased this domain, in the hope of spreading mirth around the globe. At least to the English speaking inhabitants
My website address is: http://laugh-out-loud.org.
What personal data we collect and why we collect it
Similar to other commercial Web sites, this Web site utilizes a standard technology called cookies (see explanation below, What Are Cookies?) and Web server logs to collect information about how this Web site is used. Information gathered through cookies and Web server logs may include the date and time of visits, the pages viewed, time spent at the Web site, and the Web sites visited just before and just after this Web site, your IP address.
- Google’s use of the DoubleClick cookie enables it and its partners to serve ads to your users based on their visit to your sites and other sites on the Internet.
You can read more about Google’s Advertising and Cookies here: http://www.google.com/policies/privacy/ads/
What Are Cookies?
A cookie is a small text document, which often includes a unique anonymous identifier. When you visit a Web site, that site’s computer asks your computer for permission to store this file in a part of your hard drive specifically designated for cookies. Each Web site can send its cookie to your browser if your browser’s preferences allow it, but (to protect your privacy) your browser only permits a Web site to access the cookies it has already sent to you, not the cookies sent to you by other sites.
Your computer uses IP addresses every time you connect to the Internet. Your IP address is a number that is used by computers on the network to identify your computer. IP addresses are automatically collected by the web server as part of demographic and profile data known as “traffic data” so that data (such as the Web pages you request) can be sent to you.
If you choose to correspond with me through email, I may retain the content of your email messages together with your email address and my responses. I provide the same protections for these electronic communications that I employ in the maintenance of information received online, mail and telephone.
How Do I Use the Information That You Provide to Me?
I use personal information for purposes of administering my business activities, providing customer service and making available other items and services to my customers and prospective customers.
Laugh-Out-Loud.com will not obtain personally-identifying information about you when you visit this site unless you choose to provide such information to me. Such information will not be sold or transferred to unaffiliated third parties without the approval of the user at the time of collection.
I may disclose information when legally compelled to do so, in other words, when I, in good faith, believe that the law requires it or for the protection of my legal rights.
A Special Note About Children
Children are not eligible to use the web site and services, and I ask that minors (under the age of 13) do not submit any personal information to me. If you are a minor, you can use this site only in conjunction with permission and guidance from your parents or guardians.
How Do I Protect Your Information and Secure Information Transmissions?
I do not recognize email as a secure medium of communication. For this reason, I request that you do not send private information to me by email. However, doing so is allowed, but at your own risk. Some of the information you may enter on this Web site may be transmitted securely via a secure medium known as Secure Sockets Layer, or SSL. You should never send Credit Card information via email.
Laugh-Out-Loud.com may use software programs to create summary statistics, which are used for such purposes as assessing the number of visitors to the different sections of my site. , what information is of most and least interest, determining technical design specifications, and identifying system performance or problem areas.
For site security purposes and to ensure that this service remains available to all users, Laugh-Out-Loud.com uses software programs to monitor network traffic to identify unauthorized attempts to upload or change information, or otherwise cause damage.
I am committed to conducting my business following these principles to ensure that the confidentiality of personal information is protected and maintained.
If you have any questions regarding this Policy or your dealings with this web site, please contact me.