This policy primarily applies to the information that you share, collect, or view on Reading Length. It doesn't cover information collected offline or via channels such as email and social media, unless directly related to this website.
We'll clearly explain what personal information we need from you and why, whenever we ask you for it.
Should you reach out to us directly, we might gather more details like your name, email address, phone number, contents of your message, attachments, and any other information you willingly provide.
When you sign up for an account, we might ask for your name, physical address, email address, and/or telephone number.
How We Use Your Information
We use your information based on several legal bases, including your consent, necessity to perform a contract, our legal obligations, and legitimate interests. Specifically, we may use your information in a few different ways, such as to:
- Keep our website running smoothly (Legitimate Interests).
- Improve and personalize your experience (Consent, Legitimate Interests).
- Understand and analyze how our website is used (Legitimate Interests).
- Develop new features and functionalities (Legitimate Interests).
- Communicate with you about updates, promotions, and for customer service (Consent, Contractual Necessity).
- Send you emails (Consent, Contractual Necessity), and,
- Comply with legal requests from governmental and/or law enforcement agencies (Legal Obligations).
We take the security of your data very seriously. Your data is stored and processed on Google Cloud Platform or Auth0 and served through Cloudflare, all of which are renowned for their robust security measures. They employ stringent security mechanisms including secure servers, firewalls, and encryption.
Additionally, we implement our own security measures to further enhance the protection of your information. These measures include the use of secure socket layer technology and regular reviews of our data collection, storage, and processing practices.
However, please be aware that no method of transmission over the internet or method of electronic storage is 100% secure. While we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your personal information, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.
If you have any questions about the security of your personal information, you can contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
We retain your personal data only for as long as necessary to fulfill the purposes for which we collected it, including for the purposes of satisfying any legitimate interests or legal, accounting, and reporting requirements. For more details about our data retention policies, please contact us at email@example.com.
Cookies and Analytics
Like many websites, we use 'cookies'. These help us store information about your preferences and the pages you visit on our website. We use this information to tailor our website to your preferences and to improve your user experience. For more information on cookies, see Privacy Monitor's explainer on cookies.
We use analytics software that logs user information, which could include personally identifiable client IDs, IP addresses, browser type, Internet Service Provider (ISP), referrals, exit pages, and the time you spend on our site. This helps us identify trends, improve our site, and gather demographic information.
Google DoubleClick DART Cookie
Our Advertising Partners
Amazon Affiliate Program
Please note, Reading Length doesn't have access to or control over cookies used by third-party advertisers.
Want to disable cookies? You can do so through your browser settings. For more details on managing cookies with specific browsers, please refer to your browser's official website.
Changes to Policy
CCPA Privacy Rights (Do Not Sell My Personal Information)
Under the CCPA, California consumers have the right to:
- Request that a business disclose the categories and specific pieces of personal data it has collected.
- Request that a business delete any personal data it has collected.
- Request that a business not sell the consumer's personal data.
If you would like to exercise these rights, please contact us. We'll respond within one month.
GDPR Data Protection Rights
We respect your data protection rights under GDPR:
- You can request copies of your personal data (a small fee may apply).
- You can request that we correct any information you believe is inaccurate or incomplete.
- You can request that we erase your personal data, under certain conditions.
- You can request that we restrict the processing of your personal data, under certain conditions.
- You can object to our processing of your personal data, under certain conditions.
- You can request that we transfer the data we've collected to another organization, or directly to you, under certain conditions.
If you want to exercise these rights, please contact us. We'll respond within one month.
Your Legal Rights (For EU and UK residents)
If you are a resident of the European Union or the United Kingdom, you have the right to lodge a complaint with a data protection authority about our collection and use of your personal data. For more information, please contact your local data protection authority.
We're committed to protecting children's privacy online. We encourage parents and guardians to monitor their children's online activities.
Reading Length doesn't knowingly collect Personal Identifiable Information from children under the age of 13. If you believe your child has provided this kind of information on our website, please contact us immediately. We'll make every effort to remove this information promptly from our records.