Big Ideas Network Privacy Policy

At www.bigideasnetwork.com we consider the privacy of our visitors to be extremely important. This privacy policy document describes in detail the types of personal information is collected and recorded by www.bigideasnetwork.com and how we use it.

Here at www.bigideasnetwork.com, the privacy of our readers is very important to us. This privacy policy report outlines the types of information which are acknowledged and gathered by www.bigideasnetwork.com and how it is being used.

This Privacy Policy and our Cookies Policy form part of our Terms of Use, so read them carefully before you continue to use www.bigideasnetwork.com.The Privacy Policy, Cookie Policy and Terms of Use form a legally binding agreement and contain your legal rights and obligations. If you do not agree with our Privacy Policy, our Cookies Policy and our Terms of Use, please do not use our site.

www.bigideasnetwork.com collects information which includes your internet protocol address (IP address), the type of browser you are using, date and time stamp of website use, referral and exit pages, and the number of clicks to analyze trends. This helps users to analyze the readers’ behavior around our website and helps us provide the best service to you. Any information collected is no way or form linked/identifiable to you.

We take privacy seriously here at www.bigideasnetwork.com, the information we collect is done so lawfully and done so by fair means. We take pre-cautions with this received data and prevent any loss or theft of this data by using security which will help any unauthorized access, copying or modification.

Log Files
Like many other Web sites, www.bigideasnetwork.com makes use of log files. These files merely log visitors to the site – usually a standard procedure for hosting companies and a part of hosting services’ analytics. The information inside the log files includes internet protocol (IP) addresses, browser type, Internet Service Provider (ISP), date/time stamp, referring/exit pages, and possibly the number of clicks. This information is used to analyze trends, administer the site, track user’s movement around the site, and gather demographic information. IP addresses and other such information are not linked to any information that is personally identifiable.

Cookies and Web Beacons
www.bigideasnetwork.com uses cookies to store information about visitors’ preferences, to record user-specific information on which pages the site visitor accesses or visits, and to personalize or customize our web page content based on visitors’ browser type or other information that the visitor sends via their browser.

DoubleClick DART Cookie

  • Google, as a third-party vendor, uses cookies to serve ads on www.bigideasnetwork.com.
  • Google’s use of the DART cookie enables it to serve ads to our site’s visitors based upon their visit to www.bigideasnetwork.com and other sites on the Internet.
  • Users may opt out of the use of the DART cookie by visiting the Google ad and content network privacy policy at the following URL – www.google.com/privacy_ads.html

Our Advertising Partners
Some of our advertising partners may use cookies and web beacons on our site. Our advertising partners include

  • Google

While each of these advertising partners has their own Privacy Policy for their site, an updated and hyperlinked resource is maintained here: Privacy Policies.
You may consult this listing to find the privacy policy for each of the advertising partners of www.bigideasnetwork.com.

These third-party ad servers or ad networks use technology in their respective advertisements and links that appear on www.bigideasnetwork.com and which are sent directly to your browser. They automatically receive your IP address when this occurs. Other technologies (such as cookies, JavaScript, or Web Beacons) may also be used by our site’s third-party ad networks to measure the effectiveness of their advertising campaigns and to personalize the advertising content that you see on the site.

www.bigideasnetwork.com has no access to or control over these cookies that are used by third-party advertisers.

Third Party Privacy Policies
You should consult the respective privacy policies of these third-party ad servers for more detailed information on their practices as well as for instructions about how to opt-out of certain practices. www.bigideasnetwork.com’s privacy policy does not apply to, and we cannot control the activities of, such other advertisers or websites.

Cookies Policy

Here at www.bigideasnetwork.com we value your privacy and do distribute your personal information remotely where it could be accessed by any unauthorized third parties. Stated in the Privacy Policy, we solely use the information provided to enhance the reader’s experience through the use of cookies collected.
If at any point you no longer want to share your cookies with www.bigideasnetwork.com, you can get so by opt-in out by changing your browser settings. More information in regards to cookie management can be found on the specific web browsers individual website.

Big Ideas Network uses Google Analytics, which is widely used throughout most of the internet. Google Analytics helps us collect the following information:

Internet Protocol address (IP addresses)
Date and time stamp
Visitor location (state/country)
Number of clicks on links
Type of web browser
Date and time stamp
Referring and exit pages

Big Ideas Network uses Google as our advertising partner. These third party advertising partner’s they automatically collect your Internet Protocol address when this occurs. Cookies, JavaScript, or Web Beacons may be used by the third-party network to make your advertisement experience tailored to your needs.

We recommend you visit the respective privacy policies of this third-party advertising partner for more information on how and what they do with the information collected, as well as instructions on how to opt-out of their Privacy and Cookie Policy. Big Ideas Network’s Privacy policy does not apply to our third party advertising partner.

Big Ideas Network may make changes to its Privacy Policy, any changes made will be posted to make the readers aware of what changes have occurred. Readers are bound by any changes to the Privacy Policy after the changes have been posted.

External Links
Big Ideas Network may sometimes post external links within articles, which enable you to visit others websites of interest easily. Big Ideas Network does not have any control over those websites, so, therefore, we can not be responsible for any Privacy Policies or Cookies Policies in place on their website. Here at Big Ideas Network, we will try to ensure we only refer you to websites which we deem to be safe for our readers at the time we shared their links. If you as the reader believe the website may harm others, then please contact us so we can remove the link promptly.

Minors
We do not collect information from, any minor we know to be, or have reason to believe is, under the age of eighteen (18) years old. We believe it is important to provide added protection for children online. We encourage parents and guardians to spend time online with their children to observe, participate in and monitor and guide their online activity.

www.bigideasnetwork.com does not knowingly collect any personally identifiable information from children under the age of 18. If a parent or guardian believes that www.bigideasnetwork.com has in its database the personally-identifiable information of a child under the age of 18, please contact us immediately, and we will use our best efforts to remove such information from our records promptly.

Website Content
Here at Big Ideas Network, we use a Content delivery network (CDN) to serve our images. Our CDN is hosted by WordPress and is managed by them. Any information regarding the CDN or an image request takedowns should be appealed through their contact form located here.

As for our other content such as videos, we do not host any video files on our servers. Everything shown on Big Ideas Network is hosted on third party websites and embedded merely in our articles. Our primary source for videos is YouTube, Vimeo, Facebook and other third-party news embeds. Any takedown notice should be sent to the respected content host, and we are not liable for any material they host.

Online Privacy Policy Only
This privacy policy applies only to our online activities and is valid for visitors to our website and regarding information shared and collected there.
This policy does not apply to any information collected offline or via channels other than this website.

Consent
By using our website, you at this moment consent to our privacy policy and agree to its terms.

Update
Effective June 7, 2018. Last Revised May 24, 2018

Changes to This Policy
We may change this Privacy Policy from time to time. If we do, we will let you know by revising the date of the policy. If we make a change to this policy that, in our sole discretion, is material, we will provide you with additional notice (such as sending you a notification). We encourage you to review the Privacy Policy whenever you access or use our Services or otherwise interact with us to stay informed about our information practices and the ways you can help protect your privacy. By continuing to use our Services after Privacy Policy changes go into effect, you agree to be bound by the revised policy.