Privacy

Privacy Policy

At www.BackyardsandGardens.com, the privacy of our visitors is of extreme importance to us.  This privacy policy document outlines the types of personal information that is received and collected by www.BackyardsandGardens.com and how it is used.  It does not apply to any websites that we may link to or mention on www.BackyardsandGardens.com.  Use of any sites other than www.BackyardsandGardens.com is done at your own discretion and we are not responsible for any actions that result from your use of other sites, including the content on the sites or the privacy practices employed by those sites.  A link from www.BackyardsandGardens.com to any site is not an endorsement of that site or of their practices.

At no time will we ever sell, rent, or give away your personal information, or release any data about you or your visits to this site without your permission.  You do not need to reveal any personal information about yourself in order to use www.BackyardsandGardens.com.

Log Files
Like many other Web sites, www.BackyardsandGardens.com makes use of log files.  The information inside the log files includes internet protocol ( IP ) addresses, type of browser, Internet Service Provider ( ISP ), date/time stamp, referring/exit pages, and number of clicks 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.BackyardsandGardens.com does not use cookies, but our third party vendors and advertisers may.

DoubleClick DART Cookie
.:: Google, as a third party vendor, uses cookies to serve ads on www.BackyardsandGardens.com.
.:: Google’s use of the DART cookie enables it to serve ads to users based on their visit to www.BackyardsandGardens.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 – http://www.google.com/privacy_ads.html

Some of our advertising partners may use cookies and web beacons on our site.  Our advertising partners include ….
Google Adsense

These third-party ad servers or ad networks use technology to serve the advertisements and links that appear on www.BackyardsandGardens.com sent directly to your browsers.  They automatically receive your IP address when this occurs. Other technologies ( such as cookies, JavaScript, or Web Beacons ) may also be used by the third-party ad networks to measure the effectiveness of their advertisements and / or to personalize the advertising content that you see.

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

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.BackyardsandGardens.com’s privacy policy does not apply to, and we cannot control the activities of, such other advertisers or web sites.

If you wish to disable cookies, you may do so through your individual browser options.  More detailed information about cookie management with specific web browsers can be found at the browsers’ respective websites.

If you require any additional information or have any questions about our privacy policy, please feel free to contact us by email at info@backyardsandgardens [dot] com.  By using www.BackyardsandGardens.com, you agree to the terms of this privacy policy as well as our Terms and Conditions of Use.  Our privacy policy may be updated at any time and this page on our website will disclose the most recent terms of the policy, so be sure to check back here from time to time.

May 25, 2010
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