Who we are
Our website address is: http://bilingual-babies.com. Articles and posts on this blog are written by the owner and founder of this site Dr. Veronika Laughlin or guest bloggers.
This blog is subject to copyright. Unauthorized use and/or duplication of posts, articles, or other materials created by the owner and published on this site without the owner’s consent is strictly prohibited. Passages, excerpts and/or links from this site can be used, provided that full and clear credit is given to the Bilingual Babies site with appropriate citation of and reference to the original content.
What personal data we collect and why we collect it
When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.
If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.
If you contact us via the contact form, you consent to providing name and email address.
If you leave a comment on www.bilingual-babies.com you may opt-in to saving 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.
Embedded content from other websites
Articles 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.
How long we retain your data
If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.
For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.
What we use the data for
We may use the data and information collected in the following ways:
- To check potential visitor comments through an automated spam detection service
- To maintain the blog and website (www.bilingual-babies.com)
- To respond to comments or inquiries made directly on the website
- To track and measure advertising on the Website (Google Adsense)
- To provide you with promotional information via channels such as our newsletter
How we protect your data
We do not share your personal information with third parties, except when required by law. We do not sell any user data at any time.
What rights you have over your data
If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.
- Mail Chimp
- Google Analytics
This service tracks traffic and usage of the site (www.bilingual-babies.com). It provides information about traffic and user behavior on the website. Google Analytics does not capture personal information. It may capture your IP address though.
- Affiliate Programs
The Bilingual Babies website may engage in affiliate marketing. This is done by embedding tracking links into the site. If you click on a link for an affiliate partnership, a cookie will be placed on your browser to track any sales. Note that you pay the same amount. However, a small percentage of your purchase will be given to Bilingual Babies. This small amount is used to keep the site operational. We appreciate you using these links in order to make a purchase. Also, we thank you for sharing these links and opportunities with others.
Last updated: June 2018.