Privacy & Cookies

Dear visitor :)

this page summarises all the necessary information about privacy policy.

englishthesmartway.com website uses services like Google Analytics to help me make the blog better for you. Anyways, I want to be transparent and honest in everything so if you are interested, please read the following information.

Free newsletter

  • Every visitor can subscribe to my free newsletter (you can find the subscription form in the right sidebar of the website)
  • Your email addresses are kept safe and I am going to use them only to send you news related to this blog which I hope will be useful for you.
  • Personal data of all subscribers are transferred to MailChimp and processed by MailChimp.
  • And of course, you can unsubscribe anytime. :)

Google Analytics

  • The Google Analytics features are implemented on this website
  • Using the Ads Settings, visitors can opt out of Google Analytics for Display Advertising and customise Google Display Network ads.
  • If you would like to opt out, you can visit Google Analytics' currently available opt outs for the web.
  • Data which comes from Google's Interest-based advertising or 3rd-party audience data (such as age, gender and interests) with Google Analytics are used only to help making this blog better for visitors.

Cookies

This website uses cookies to distinguish you from other users of the website without storing any personally identifiable information about you.

Cookies are tiny files perfectly safe to be stored on your computer. These files help me to personlise your journey around the website and make the website better for you. Most of the cookies used on this website are "analytical” cookies. They allow me to recognise and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around the website when they are using it. This helps me for example to ensure that users always find what they are looking for.

Almost all web browsers have cookie storing enabled as default. However, all browsers have the option of disabling cookies being stored on your computer. if you wish to do this.

Please be aware that restricting cookies may impact on the functionality of this website and also prevent me from making the website better for you.

Cookies by 3rd party platforms and sites

Some of the content on this website is published with the help of the services such as YouTube. As a result, when you visit a page that contains e.g. embedded video, you may be presented with cookies from these services. I do not control the dissemination of these cookies.

Also, this website may contain links to other 3rd party platforms and sites. You may be presented with cookies from these platforms or sites. I do not control the dissemination of these cookies.

Cookies set up by Sharing Tools

This website may carry “Share buttons” that help users to share the content they like with their friends on social network services such as Facebook, Twitter, Google+ and so on. These sites may set a cookie when you are also logged in to their service. I do 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 used on this website and their purpose in the Cookie Declaration.

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. Except for essential cookies, all cookies will expire after a period of time.

If you have any questions, don't hesitate to contact me.

Ivan Ottinger, Ružomberská 321/16 82105 Bratislava, Slovakia.