Who we are
Our website address is https://www.bakinglikeachef.com.
What personal data we collect and why we collect it
When you leave comments on the website, we collect your name and email address shown in the comments form and your IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.
When you submit a contact form, we collect your name and email address for an indefinite period for customer service purposes. Still, we do not use your personal information submitted through them for marketing purposes.
Your name and email address are collected when you leave a comment, subscribe to our newsletter, or contact us via completing a contact form.
How we use your personal information
We may use your personal information in these ways:
- to send you promotional information, such as newsletters, which have the option to opt-out of future correspondence;
- to respond to your comments and inquiries;
- to use the information to operate, maintain, and improve the website;
- to track and regulate advertising on our website.
Baking Like a Chef is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to Amazon.com. As an Amazon Associate, I earn a commission – at no cost to you - from qualifying purchases.
Embedded content from other websites
Posts on this site may include embedded content (e.g., videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.
We use Google Analytics to register information about the pages you have seen, for example, the URL of the page, time of day, a device used, etc. All the information we receive is anonymized and sent to Google Analytics for analysis.
Google Analytics mainly utilizes first-party cookies to report your interactions on this website. You may disable cookies or delete any individual cookies by modifying your browser setting. Learn more here.
Google Analytics also maintains an optional browser add-on that disables analysis by Google Analytics for any site you visit. However, note that this add-on only disables Google Analytics measurement.
Google Analytics also collects your Internet Protocol (IP) addresses to administer and protect the security of the service and to give us the information on which country, state, or city in the world you come from (also known as “IP geolocation”).
Who we share your data with
We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your personal information.
We may share your information with third parties when you clear empower us to share your information.
Our website currently uses the following third-party service providers:
- Google Analytics tracks website usage by capturing your IP address and gives information such as referring websites and visitor actions on the website.
How long we retain your data
If you leave a comment on our website, your comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can identify and approve any follow-up comments automatically rather than holding them in a moderation queue.
What rights you have over your data
If you leave a comment, you have the right to request to receive an exported file of the personal data we keep about you, including any information you have provided to us.
If you do not want us to use your personal information previously agreed, please, contact us. This does not include any data we must keep for organizational, legal, or security purposes.
You may opt-out of future email communications by following the unsubscribe link in our emails. You may also inform us at firstname.lastname@example.org to be excluded from our mailing list.
Where we send your data
Your comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.
How we protect your data
We select trustworthy third-party companies that are authorized to secure your information. They protect your personal information from loss, misuse, unlawful access, disclosure, any modification, taking into account the nature of your personal information and risks included in processing that information.
Mediavine Programmatic Advertising (Ver 1.1)
The Website works with Mediavine to manage third-party interest-based advertising appearing on the Website. Mediavine serves content and advertisements when you visit the Website, which may use first and third-party cookies. A cookie is a small text file which is sent to your computer or mobile device (referred to in this policy as a “device”) by the web server so that a website can remember some information about your browsing activity on the Website.
First party cookies are created by the website that you are visiting. A third-party cookie is frequently used in behavioral advertising and analytics and is created by a domain other than the website you are visiting. Third-party cookies, tags, pixels, beacons and other similar technologies (collectively, “Tags”) may be placed on the Website to monitor interaction with advertising content and to target and optimize advertising. Each internet browser has functionality so that you can block both first and third-party cookies and clear your browser’s cache. The "help" feature of the menu bar on most browsers will tell you how to stop accepting new cookies, how to receive notification of new cookies, how to disable existing cookies and how to clear your browser’s cache. For more information about cookies and how to disable them, you can consult the information at All About Cookies.
Without cookies you may not be able to take full advantage of the Website content and features. Please note that rejecting cookies does not mean that you will no longer see ads when you visit our Site. In the event you opt-out, you will still see non-personalized advertisements on the Website.
The Website collects the following data using a cookie when serving personalized ads:
- IP Address
- Operating System type
- Operating System version
- Device Type
- Language of the website
- Web browser type
- Email (in hashed form)
Mediavine Partners (companies listed below with whom Mediavine shares data) may also use this data to link to other end user information the partner has independently collected to deliver targeted advertisements. Mediavine Partners may also separately collect data about end users from other sources, such as advertising IDs or pixels, and link that data to data collected from Mediavine publishers in order to provide interest-based advertising across your online experience, including devices, browsers and apps. This data includes usage data, cookie information, device information, information about interactions between users and advertisements and websites, geolocation data, traffic data, and information about a visitor’s referral source to a particular website. Mediavine Partners may also create unique IDs to create audience segments, which are used to provide targeted advertising.
If you would like more information about this practice and to know your choices to opt-in or opt-out of this data collection, please visit National Advertising Initiative opt out page. You may also visit Digital Advertising Alliance website and Network Advertising Initiative website to learn more information about interest-based advertising. You may download the AppChoices app at Digital Advertising Alliance’s AppChoices app to opt out in connection with mobile apps, or use the platform controls on your mobile device to opt out.
For specific information about Mediavine Partners, the data each collects and their data collection and privacy policies, please visit Mediavine Partners.
We strive to make our website content accessible and user-friendly. We have invested a significant amount of resources in helping ensure that our website is made easier to use and more accessible for people with disabilities.
Despite our efforts to make all pages and content on Bakinglikeachef.com fully accessible, some content may not have yet been fully adapted to the strictest accessibility standards. This may result from not having found or identified the most appropriate technological solution.
We are actively updating the alt-text of all photos and all text links in our blog posts.
If you are having difficulty viewing the content on this website or navigating the site, please email us at email@example.com, and we will be happy to assist you.