We recognize that privacy of your personal information is important. Here is information on what types of personal information we receive and collect when you use and visit chernozem.org, and how we safeguard your information. We never sell your personal information to third parties.
As with most other websites, chernozem.org logs web, database, and other server-software usage and access information. This information may include your internet protocol (IP) address, which in many cases can be translated to an affiliation (such as your work, school, or internet service provider), or a geographical location. We only use this information for debugging purposes and for aggregating into anonymous usage and traffic statistics.
We keep contact form submissions for a certain period for customer service purposes, but we do not use the information submitted through them for marketing purposes.
While browsing chernozem.org, a small number of text files referred to as cookies are created on your local file system your web browser at the request of our servers. These files allow us to personalize the browsing experience for users. You are free to delete them at any time or configure your browser not to create them. However, we do not guarantee that every feature of chernozem.org will function as expected without cookies enabled.
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.
If you have an account and you log in to this site, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.
When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.
If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after 1 day.
Google Analytics employs cookies to define user sessions, which allows for the collection of data about how visitors are using the Website. Google Analytics uses only first-party cookies for data analysis. This means that the cookies are linked to a specific website domain, and Google Analytics will only use that cookie data for statistical analysis related to your browsing behavior on that specific website. According to Google, the data collected cannot be altered or retrieved services from other domains.
If you choose, you can opt out turning off cookies in the preferences settings in your web browser. For more information on Google Analytics, please visit Google Analytics website.
To opt out of being tracked Google Analytics across all websites visit http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.
chernozem.org has no access to or control over these cookies that are used third-party advertisers.
If you wish to disable cookies, you may do so through your individual browser options. More detailed information about cookie management with specific web browsers can be found at the browsers’ respective websites.