At HistoryCooperative.org, we value our users.
You come to us for detailed, accurate, and insightful reports about the world around us.
In exchange, we collect some data to help us be better at what we do and also to keep the site up and running.
Information You Provide to Us
If you give us any personal information, either by signing up for our newsletter or contacting us, know that this information is for our eyes only.
When doing this, you will be asked to provide:
- Your name
- Your email address
Once you’ve provided us with this information, we do not sell, rent or give it out to anyone.
We collect this information so as to be of better service to you. This may include, but is not limited to:
- Responding to comments or queries about content on the site
- Delivering content to you via email or social media
- Asking you how we can be better at what we do.
If you provide us with this information, then we reserve the right to use it to contact you. But we will not process it in any other way.
However, if at any time you would like to opt-out of this communication, you may do so by getting in touch with us here.
Information We Collect About You
In addition to the information you provide us, we also employ a third-party services, specifically Google Analytics and Ezoic, to collect relevant usage data so that we can:
- Provide you with a better overall experience
- Tailor your ad experience so that it’s more personal, and more useful, to you.
- Learn more about our audiences so as to improve our website wherever necessary
Information collected by third-parties may include data relevant to your:
- Identity, including race, ethnic origin, age, sex, geographic location, etc. We will not collect your name or any other specific identity information
Changing Your Information
Should you feel that any of the data we collect is incorrect or incomplete, know that you have the right to change or delete it. You can do so by contacting us directly.
You may also opt out of using cookies by changing the settings in your browser.
Mediavine Programmatic Advertising
The Website uses Mediavine to manage all third-party advertising on the Website. Mediavine serves content and advertisements when you visit the Website, which may use first and third-party cookies. A cookie is a small text file which is sent to your computer or mobile device (referred to in this policy as a “device”) by the web server so that a website can remember some information about your browsing activity on the Website. The cookie may collect information relating to your use of the Website, information about your device such as the device’s IP address and browser type, demographic data and, if you arrived at the Website via a link from a third-party site, the URL of the linking page.
First party cookies are created by the website that you are visiting. A third-party cookie is frequently used in behavioral advertising and analytics and is created by a domain other than the website you are visiting. Third-party cookies, tags, pixels, beacons and other similar technologies (collectively, “Tags”) may be placed on the Website to monitor interaction with advertising content and to target and optimize advertising. Each internet browser has functionality so that you can block both first and third-party cookies and clear your browser’s cache. The “help” feature of the menu bar on most browsers will tell you how to stop accepting new cookies, how to receive notification of new cookies, how to disable existing cookies and how to clear your browser’s cache. For more information about cookies and how to disable them, you can consult the information at www.allaboutcookies.org/manage-cookies/.
Without cookies you may not be able to take full advantage of the Website content and features. Please note that rejecting cookies does not mean that you will no longer see ads when you visit our Site.
The Website may collect IP addresses and location information to serve personalized ads and pass it to Mediavine. If you would like more information about this practice and to know your choices to opt-in or opt-out of this data collection, please visit https://www.networkadvertising.org/managing/opt_out.asp. You may also visit https://optout.aboutads.info/#/ and https://optout.networkadvertising.org/# to learn more information about interest-based advertising. You may download the AppChoices app at https://www.aboutads.info/appchoices to opt out in connection with mobile apps, or use the platform controls on your mobile device to opt out.
Mediavine partners with the following data processors: