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guide2travel.ca uses third-party advertising companies to serve ads when you visit our website. 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 about goods and services 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
We use Google Analytics’ 3rd-party audience data such as age, gender, and interests to better understand the behavior of our customers and work with companies that collect information about your online activities to provide advertising targeted to suit your interests and preference. These companies also use automated technologies to collect information when you click on our ads, which helps track and manage the effectiveness of our marketing efforts.
You may opt out of the automated collection of information by third-party ad networks for the purpose of delivering advertisements tailored to your interests, by visiting the consumer opt-out page for the Self-Regulatory Principles for Online Behavioral Advertising at http://www.aboutads.info/choices/ and edit or opt-out your Google Display Netowrk ads’ preferences at http://www.google.com/ads/preferences/.
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cPanel Visitor Logs & WP Statistics Plugin
Like many other websites, guide2travel.ca uses visitor logs collected by the server and additional plugins to help learn about when, from where and how often traffic flows to this site. This helps us better understand our readership and tailor content accordingly. The information in the log files includes your:
IP address: Internet Protocol addresses
ISP or Internet Service Provider
Date and time stamp and landing and exit pages
All of this information is not linked to anything that is personally identifiable.
Cookies and web beacons
Like nearly all Websites, guide2travel.ca stores “convenience” cookies on your computer whenever you leave a comment. These cookies record the name, and email address that you enter when you submit a comment so that you wont have to re-type that information the next time you leave a comment.
Third-party advertisers may also place and read cookies on your browser and/or use web beacons to collect information. guide2travel.ca has no access or control over these cookies. You should review the respective privacy policies on any and all third-party ad servers for more information regarding their practices and how to opt-out.You can disable cookies on the browser you’re using by turning them off — just do a search for that feature for your specific browser and follow the instructions.
guide2travel.ca uses affiliate advertising from various sources that place and read cookies on your browser and/or web beacons to collect information. These cookies ensure that guide2travel.ca earns the appropriate affiliate fee for a specified period of time after you visit the affiliate site, if you purchase an advertised product or engage in other ways with the advertiser. We’re sure you understand that Web publishers must use advertising, the same as traditional publishers, in order to earn a living on the Web. This is one way we earn our income.
Facebook and Other Social Media
guide2travel.ca advertises on Facebook and other social media, as well as Google AdWords, in order to inform Web users about the destination stories we publish. If you engage with the ads by liking or sharing, statistics such as your demographics and where you’re from are recorded by the social media agency and provided in an advertising report to us. The data helps us know and understand our readership, thus improving the content that we deliver to you.