Privacy Policy

Hello, we are Lost In Book!

Lost In Book has absolute respect for the privacy of its audience and readers. So we promise to keep it safe. We are committed to protecting the privacy of your personal information when you visit or use our website.

We primarily collect and receive visitor information for multiple purposes in order to provide better services. Also, to monitor and improve our services for those who use our website for their personal or individual need. Visitors are requested to follow our Privacy Policy and Terms of Use. So read them carefully while visiting our website.

What Personal Data We Collect

We collect information about your location, user devices, posts you read, and the resources you use. Information is also generated from technical processes such as contact forms, comments, cookies, analytics, third-party embedding. There are some practical reasons why we do collect this kind of information and data, for example, to develop our website to ensure that we can create content in the most effective way for you and your device. In order to ensure your active participation for improved services and to ensure our site is safe and secure. Lost In Book intends to better manage the site and therefore we analyze data, research, and survey for greater internal activities. We want to get advice and recommendations from you that our content can become the most interesting to you.

We collect your personal data when you visit our site through Google Analytics, Google Search Console, the device you use, your social media profile, your location, the operating system, and the browser and if you leave a comment.

Comments

When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data displayed in the comment form and also collect the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help detect spam.

Media

If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and fetch data from any location on the website images.

Contact forms

Lost In Book by default does not include a contact form. If you use a contact form plugin, we get the information that you provide by leaving a comment. We keep contact form information for a certain period for audience service purposes.

Cookies

If you leave a comment on our site, you may choose to save your name, email address, and cookies to the website. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to re-enter your details again when you make a comment. These cookies will last for one year.

When you visit our login page, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie does not contain any personal data and is discarded when you close the browser.

When you log in, we’ll set up a number of cookies to save your login information and your screen display preferences. The login cookie lasts for two days and the screen options cookies last for one year. In the case you select “Remember me”, your login data will last for two weeks. When you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.

If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be stored in your browser. This cookie contains no personal data and only indicates the post ID of the article you edited. It ends after 1 day.

Embedded Content from Other Websites

Posts on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). The content embedded from other websites behaves in exactly the same way as a visitor to another website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

Who We Share Your Data

Lost In Book does not share any personal data or information with anyone.

How Long We Retain Your Data

If you make a comment, the comment and its metadata will be retained indefinitely. This is so that we can automatically detect and approve any follow-up comments instead of holding them in a moderation queue.

For registered users of our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profiles. All users can view, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators will be able to view and edit that information.

What Rights You Have Over Your Data

If you have an account on this site or leave comments, you may request to receive an export file of your personal data about you, including any data you have provided to us. You may request that we delete the personal information we hold about you. It does not include any data that we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.

Where We Send Your Data

Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.

Disclosure

LostInBook.com is a participant in the Amazon.com Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for websites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to Amazon.com. Amazon and the Amazon logo are trademarks of Amazon.com, Inc, or its Affiliates. As an Amazon Associate, we may earn from qualifying purchases.

Changes to Privacy Policy

We reserve the right to edit, modify, or omit any parts of the Privacy Policy at any time. We will update the changes immediately on our website. We do request you to check back frequently to get the changes if there any.