BabyGaga.com has created this privacy statement in order to demonstrate our firm commitment to privacy. The following discloses our information gathering and dissemination practices for all of our Internet services, including Web and e-mail. Most importantly, we never sell, give, share, or disclose any specific personal information we collect on our site.
Collection of Data
We use your IP address and browser information to help diagnose problems with our server and to gather broad demographic information. Some services require registration, which requires users to give us contact information (such as name and e-mail address). During registration, the user may also optionally provide demographic information (like their postal or zip code, age, and occupation). This information is not mandatory. Any user may cancel or opt-out of any service or future mailing; see the Choice/Opt-Out section below. This site contains links to other sites. BabyGaga.com is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such Web sites. We use outside ad companies to display ads and collect information on our site. These companies may use information (not including your name, address, email address, or telephone number) about your visits to this and other websites in order to provide advertisements on our site, other websites and other forms of media about goods and services that may be of interest to you. If you would like more information about this practice and to know your choices about not having this information used by these companies, click here This site passively collects anonymous information using cookies, internet tags or web beacons, as well as navigational data tracking (server log files and/or third-party web statistics services). This information is automatically transmitted to us via your web browser, such as the URL of the website you just came from before reaching BabyGaga.com, your Internet Protocol (IP) address, and some browser and computer details (like which browser you are using, or the resolution of your monitor). You may configure your browser to either disallow cookies or notify you of when cookies are requested by our site, although this may result in a reduced set of features available to you in the functioning of the site. Notwithstanding any other provision in this policy, in visiting this site, a third-party advertiser (or its partners) may place or recognize a unique cookie on your browser. These cookies enable more customized ads, content or services to be provided to you. To trigger these cookies, we may pass an encrypted or "hashed" (non-human readable) identifier corresponding to your email address to a Web advertising partner, who may place a cookie on your computer. No personally identifiable information is on, or is connected to, these cookies. To opt-out of these cookies, please go to http://www.privacychoice.org/companies or http://www.aboutads.info/choices We use the passively collected information so that we may analyze statistics and trends in order to provide you with a better service, such as improved navigation or user interfaces.
Portions of this site makes chat rooms, forums, message boards, and/or news groups available to its users. Please remember that any information that is disclosed in these areas becomes public information and you should exercise caution when deciding to disclose your personal information.
Choice or Opt-out
Our site requires registration for subscription-based services such as our newsletter. Nevertheless, our site always provides users the opportunity to cancel or "opt-out" of receiving any communication from us. This option is available on our website, and is also explained in the content of the subscription services themselves. This site gives users the following options for removing their information from our database to not receive future communications or to no longer receive our service. a) reply to team@BabyGaga.com with the subject heading "UNSUBSCRIBE" b) to uncheck all newsletter options from your personalized subscription options page, which can be accessed by clicking the subscription options link at the footer of emails that we send out to you.
When using Facebook to register a new account this site may access information from Facebook to personalise your experience. Other than publicly available information this site will request the users Birthday, Email address and text from the About Me section of their Facebook profile. Once registered this data will be retained by BabyGaga.com and may be edited by the user in their account. The forums and member pages of the site can display a users Facebook profile picture and will keep it current with profile picture changes on Facebook. Users are asked if they wish to use their profile picture in this way upon registration and can opt out at any time on the privacy page of their account. This site contains features that can publish users forum posts and show them to a users Facebook friends. Permission will always be requested from a user at the point of posting and information published in this way can be removed from within Facebook if published in error. "Social Plugin" buttons and boxes containing Facebook content may appear on this site to create more social experiences for users. BabyGaga.com receives none of the information in these boxes. The content in these social plugins comes directly from Facebook. When clicking "Like" or make a comment using a social plugin, a users activity may be published on Facebook and shown to their Facebook friends who see a plugin on the site. The things a user likes may also appear on their Facebook profile based on settings within Facebook.