Your Privacy is important to News Créole. This privacy statement provides information about the personal information that News Créole collects, and the ways in which News Créole uses that personal information.
At News Créole we collect different types of information about our users for four main reasons:
1. Provide personalized and unique services to individual users.
2. To help us monitor and improve the services we offer.
3. Sell advertising space on the site. This helps us keep the site free for the people who visit it.
4. If we have permission from the user, to market services for them.
There may be other privacy policies that apply to certain services we provide. Please read them when you register or subscribe to these services on these sites.
1 We do our best to protect your privacy by using security technology appropriately. It means:
• ensure that we have proper security measures in place to protect your information; and
• we make sure that when we ask another organization to provide us with a service, they have proper security measures.
2 We will respect your privacy. You should receive marketing emails only from us and, if you agree, from other organizations we have carefully chosen. We will make sure it is clear that you can make these choices, for example, we have boxes that you need to check if you want to receive marketing. However, we may email you information or questions about your registration, your subscription account or your messages, for example, with reminders, warnings or copyright requests.
3. We collect and use the user’s individual data only if we have your permission or if we have reasonable business reasons to do so, such as collecting enough information to manage subscriptions.
4 We will be very clear in your relations with you about the information you will collect and how we will use it.
5 We will use personal information only for the commitments for which it was originally collected and ensure that we securely remove it.
6 Our website is reachable via the Internet. This means that people around the world who access our website can see everything you post on the site, for example, comments on an article.
You agree to such cross-border transfers of personal information.
What information do we collect?
We collect information about you:
• Information when you register or become a member of the News Créole
• Information when you use the Website
• Information through cookies
• if you choose to disclose information in the postings
• when entering sales promotions and contests.
Some services we provide may lead us to collect additional information (eg, membership), for example where you are, so that the service can be provided as designed. This may also apply to some applications that you download or provide.
The minimum information required to register is your name, e-mail address and a password. We will ask you more questions for different services, including sales promotions. Unless we say otherwise, you must answer all registration questions.
We may also ask other voluntary questions when registering for certain services (eg, professional networks) so that we can better understand who you are. This also allows us to customize the services for you.
To assist us in our marketing, in addition to the data you provide to us if you register, we may also gain third party data of confidence to help us understand what you might be interested in. This “profiling” information is produced from a variety of sources, including publicly available data (such as voter lists) or from sources such as surveys and surveys where you have authorized your data to be shared. You can choose not to share this data with the News Créole from these sources by logging into your account and changing the settings in the privacy section.
After you have registered, and with your consent, we can send you e-mails that we think may interest you. The newsletters can be modified according to what you read on www.newscreole.com. At any time, you may choose not to receive these e-mails and you will be able to “unsubscribe”.
Connect using social networking credentials
If you connect to our sites using a Facebook ID, you award permission to Facebook to share your user information with us. This will include your name, email address, date of birth and place of residence, which will then be used to form a News Créole identity. You can also use your Facebook photo as part of your profile. This will also allow Facebook and us to share your networks, your user ID and any other information you choose to share based on your Facebook account settings. If you remove the News Créole application from your Facebook settings, we will no longer have access to this information.
If you connect to our sites using a Google connection, you allow Google to share your user information with us. This will include your name, e-mail address, date of birth, gender and location that we will then use to form a Guardian identity. You can use your Google photo as part of your profile. It also permits us to share your networks, your user ID and any other information you choose to share based on your Google Account settings. If you remove the News Créole from your Google settings, we will no longer have access to this information.
If you connect to our sites using a twitter report, we receive your avatar (the small image that appears next to your tweets) and the username of twitter.
Use of children’s data
News Créole do not knowingly collect or store any personal information about children under the age of 16. . We do not show personal information about children on the site, and we read through all submissions before they are published. For any questions, please contact at [email protected]
1 For statistical purposes, to track the number of users we have and the frequency of their visits to our websites. We collect information about the pages that are most visited, the types of users and the countries.
2 We use other organizations to collect anonymous user information, sometimes through cookies and web beacons (embedded information in images that allow them to analyze how the website is used and the number of visitors).
5 We may use “Flash” cookies to store your preferences for your media player (for example, volume and so on). If we do not use them, you may not be able to view video content.
You can disable cookies, but if you do, you may not be able to use all the services on our websites and you will see more pop-ups and other ads. This is because we will not be able to limit what you see by using cookies. However, you will still be able to see our editorial content.
Like millions of other website owners, we use Google Analytics on News Créole.
Google Analytics is a piece of software that grabs data about visitors (you). It’s something like an advanced server log.
What does Google Analytics record?
• What website you came from to get here.
• How long you stay for.
• What kind of computer you’re using.
• And quite a bit more.
What do we do with your data?
The tracking information allows us to better understand the kind of people who come to News Créole site and what content they’re reading. This allows us to make better decisions about design and writing.
Occasionally, we will compile aggregate statistics about the number of visitors this site receives and browsers being used. No personally identifying data is included in this type of reporting.
All of our activity falls within the bounds of the Google Analytics Terms of Service.
Want to opt out of tracking?
Opt out of tracking (sets a cookie to disable my tracking for the next 92 days). This only works on newscreole.com.
Our sites comprise links to other websites from which we can earn revenue. Our articles are by no means influenced by advertisers or affiliates, and are not written for the purpose of promoting a product unless they are visibly marked as “sponsored by”, “brought to you by” or “supported by “To represent the sponsored content. Features and foundations funded features respectively.
Contact News Créole
by email to [email protected]