Who We Are

Our website address is https://www.natreads.com

Your Personal Data and Why Its Collected

Comments

Data is collected when visitors provide comments under the comments form. The visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string in order to detect spam.

An anonymous string that is created from your e-mail address may be provided to the Gravatar service in order to know if you are utilizing the system. The Gravatar service privacy policy can be found here. Once comment has been approved, your profile picture will be visible to the public in the context of your comment.

Cookies

Once you leave a comment on NatReads, you have the option to opt-in to saving your information such as your name, e-mail address and website in cookies. This is to provide you the convenience that you will not have to fill out your information again upon leaving another comment. The cookies can last up to one year.

If you own an account on NatReads and use it to log in, we will create a temporary cookie to determine if your home browser accepts cookies. The cookies will contain no personal data and will be discarded upon closing of your browser.

Several cookies will also be created once you log in to save your log in information, as well as your screen display. Your log in cookies can last up to two days; Screen display option can last up to one year. By selecting “Remember Me”, your log in data will be retained for up to two weeks. However, once you log out of your account, the log in cookies that were stored will be removed.

Embedded content from other websites

Embedded content may be included in site articles. Embedded content from other websites will behave as if the visitor has previously visited the other website. The other websites may be able to collect data of your information, use cookies embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including but not limited to, your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged onto that website.

Analytics

NatReads uses Google Analytics and WordPress Stats in order to track personal data including cookies and usage data.

How Long Is Your Data Retained

Upon leaving a comment on NatReads, the comment and its metadata will be retained indefinitely. This is for the recognition and approval of future and follow-up comments to be accepted automatically without the hold of the comment in a moderation queue.

Any user accounts that are registered on NatReads (if any) are also storing personal information that are provided in their user profile. All account users will be able to see, edit, or remove their personal data at any time, excluding the change of username. Website administrators also have access to see and edit such information.

Data Rights

Account users and guests who leave comments are able to request to receive an exported file of the personal data that is held on NatReads, including any and all data that has been provided to us. Users are also able to request the removal of any personal data that is held on NatReads, not including the data that NatReads is obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or any security purposes.

Where Data Is Sent

Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.

Contact information

Any concerns that is regarding privacy on NatReads can reach me at natasha@natreads.com

Additional information

Disclosure Policy

NatReads is a personal booktique blog that is written and edited by me. NatReads will occasionally accept sponsorship. I will and do accept and keep free products, services, travel, event tickets, and other forms of compensation from companies and organizations as well. The compensation received is to never influence my content, topics, or posts made on NatReads. The views and opinions stated will always be of my own. I will only endorse products and or services that I believe are worthy of my endorsement.

Sponsored posts and/or advertisements will be identified as paid advertisements with a disclosure note in the beginning and/or end of the post. I do no include do-follow links in sponsored posts. Any and all products claimed, statistic, quotes or other representation on a product or service should be verified with the manufacturer or provider.

Sponsored posts or advertisements will be identified as paid advertisements, normally with a disclosure note at the beginning and/or end of the post. I will not include do-follow links in sponsored posts. Any product claim, statistic, quote or other representation about a product or service should be verified with the manufacturer or provider.

Affiliate Links

NatReads uses affiliate links. This means that when you click through to products recommended by me, I will earn a tiny amount of commission for referring you.

NatReads is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to ear advertising fees by advertising and linking to Amazon.com

Book Review Policy

If you would like me to consider your book for review, please submit a contact form here. Please note, that due to the volume of review requests I receive, that while I try to always reply, some emails do slip through the net.

Also, please note that I am only accepting a limited number of review copies at the moment. By accepting a review copy of a book, I will inform my followers upon receiving it via my Instagram stories. However, I cannot guarantee a set date of a review.

Click here for more information on our Book Review Policy.