Like most website operators, The 1776 collects non-personally-identifying information of the sort that web browsers and servers typically make available, such as the browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request. The 1776’s purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how The 1776’s visitors use its website. From time to time, The 1776 may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website.
The 1776 also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses for logged in users and for users leaving comments on https://www.the1776.info blog posts. The 1776 only discloses logged in user and commenter IP addresses under the same circumstances that it uses and discloses personally-identifying information as described below.
Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information
Certain visitors to The 1776’s websites choose to interact with The 1776 in ways that require The 1776 to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that The 1776 gathers depends on the nature of the interaction. For example, we ask visitors who sign up for a blog at https://www.the1776.info to provide a username and email address.
The security of your Personal Information is important to us, but remember 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.
Links To External Sites
We have no control over, and assume no responsibility for the content, privacy policies or practices of any third party sites, products or services.
The 1776 may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to its website. The 1776 may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, The 1776 does not disclose your personally-identifying information.
To enrich and perfect your online experience, The 1776 uses “Cookies”, similar technologies and services provided by others to display personalized content, appropriate advertising and store your preferences on your computer.