Effective Date: 23-11-2020
Like most website operators, The Loose Thread Magazine collects non-personally-identifying information of the sort that web browsers and servers typically make available, such as the browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request. The Loose Thread Magazine's purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how The Loose Thread Magazine's visitors use its website. From time to time, The Loose Thread Magazine may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website.
The Loose Thread Magazine also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses for logged in users and for users leaving comments on https://www.theloosethreadmagazine.com/ blog posts. The Loose Thread Magazine only discloses logged in user and commenter IP addresses under the same circumstances that it uses and discloses personally-identifying information as described below.
Certain visitors to The Loose Thread Magazine's websites choose to interact with The Loose Thread Magazine in ways that require The Loose Thread Magazine to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that The Loose Thread Magazine gathers depends on the nature of the interaction. For example, we ask visitors who leave a comment at https://www.theloosethreadmagazine.com/ to provide a username and email address.