When accessing our Website, Bob & Jeff will learn certain information about you during your visit. How we will handle information we learn about you depends upon what you do when visiting our site.
If you visit our site to read or download information on our pages, we collect and store only the following information about you:
1. The name of the domain from which you access the Internet
2. The date and time you access our site
3. The Internet address of the website you used to link directly to our site.
If you identify yourself by sending us an e-mail containing personal information, then the information collected will be solely used to respond to your message.
The information collected is for statistical purposes. Bob & Jeff 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 our 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, Bob & Jeff uses software programs to monitor network traffic to identify unauthorized attempts to upload or change information, or otherwise cause damage.
Bob & Jeff will not obtain personally-identifying information about you when you visit our site, unless you choose to provide such information to us, nor will such information be sold or otherwise transferred to unaffiliated third parties without the approval of the user at the time of collection.
A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that we store on your browser or the hard drive of your computer if you agree. Cookies contain information that is transferred to your computer’s hard drive.
Most of the cookies that we use are “analytical” cookies. They allow us to recognize and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around the site when they are using it. This helps us to improve the way our website works, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily. None of our cookies store any personal information such as your name or address.
Please be aware that restricting cookies may impact on the functionality of Bob and Jeff website.
Cookies by 3rd party platforms and sites
To support our content publication, we may sometimes embed photos and video content from websites such as You Tube and Flickr. As a result, when you visit a page with content embedded from, for example, You Tube or Flickr, you may be presented with cookies from these websites. We do not control the dissemination of these cookies.
Cookies set up by Sharing Tools
We would like to draw your attention to the fact our website carries embedded ‘share’ buttons to enable users of the site to easily share articles with their friends through a number of popular social networks. These sites may set a cookie when you are also logged in to their service. Bob and Jeff blog does not control the dissemination of these cookies and you should check the relevant third party website for more information about these.
You can find more information about the individual cookies we use and the purposes for which we use them in the table below:
Source of Cookie [name of cookie]
|Google Analytics [_utma, _utmb, _utmc, _utmz]||We use Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. that we use to count visitors to our website and analyze their usage of the site to help us determine the value of our content to our users.|
|Facebook [datr]||A cookie used by Facebook Like button.|
|You Tube [Visitor_Info_1_live]||Cookie used by You Tube.|
Turning off Cookies
You can block cookies by activating the setting on your browser that allows you to refuse the setting of all or some cookies. Below are links to the ‘Help’ pages of major browsers which explain how you can do this. However, if you use your browser settings to block all cookies (including essential cookies) you may not be able to access all or parts of our site or any other websites that you visit.
Be informed that, except for essential cookies, all cookies will expire after a period of time.
For issues about this policy, please, contact us at bobandjeff(at)bobandjeff(dot)com