Last updated: April 14, 2023
What personal data we collect and why we collect them
We collect full name and/or e-mail address when users fill out a contact form or send an email to the email addresses listed in the Contact us webpage. Italics Magazine collects this information only for the purpose of communicating with users and responding to users requests and enquiries.
Third-parties and external links
Data storage, processing, retention & security
Methods of storage
The security of your information is important to us and we will use reasonable security measures to prevent the loss, misuse or unauthorized alteration of your information under our control. However, given the inherent risks, we cannot guarantee absolute security and consequently, we cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information you transmit to us and you do so at your own risk.
Rights over your data
Depending on the law that applies, you may have a right to access and rectify or erase your personal data or receive a copy of your personal data, restrict or object to the active processing of your data, ask us to share (port) your personal information to another entity, withdraw any consent you provided to us to process your data, a right to lodge a complaint with a statutory authority and such other rights as may be relevant under applicable laws.
To exercise these rights, you can write to us at firstname.lastname@example.org. We will respond to your request in accordance with applicable law.
You may opt-out of direct marketing communications or the profiling we carry out for marketing purposes by writing to us at email@example.com.
Do note that if you do not allow us to collect or process the required personal information or withdraw the consent to process the same for the required purposes, you may not be able to access or use the services for which your information was sought.
You can at any time change or withdraw your consent from the Cookie Declaration on our website.
Your consent applies to the following domains: italicsmag.com
What are cookies?
Cookies are small text files that are used to store small pieces of information and data. The cookies are stored on your device when the website is loaded on your browser. These cookies help us make the website function properly, make the website more secure, provide better user experience, and understand how the website performs and to analyze what works and where it needs improvement.
The third-party cookies used on our websites are used mainly for understanding how the website performs, how you interact with our website, keeping our services secure, providing advertisements that are relevant to you, and all in all providing you with a better and improved user experience and help speed up your future interactions with our website.
What types of cookies do we use ?
The cookies used on our website are grouped into the following categories.
The below list details the cookies used in our website.
|datadome||This is a security cookie set by Force24 to detect BOTS and malicious traffic.|
|CookieLawInfoConsent||Records the default button state of the corresponding category & the status of CCPA. It works only in coordination with the primary cookie.|
|cookielawinfo-checkbox-advertisement||Set by the GDPR Cookie Consent plugin, this cookie is used to record the user consent for the cookies in the "Advertisement" category .|
|csrftoken||This cookie is associated with Django web development platform for python. Used to help protect the website against Cross-Site Request Forgery attacks|
|cookielawinfo-checkbox-necessary||This cookie is set by GDPR Cookie Consent plugin. The cookies is used to store the user consent for the cookies in the category "Necessary".|
|cookielawinfo-checkbox-functional||The cookie is set by GDPR cookie consent to record the user consent for the cookies in the category "Functional".|
|cookielawinfo-checkbox-performance||This cookie is set by GDPR Cookie Consent plugin. The cookie is used to store the user consent for the cookies in the category "Performance".|
|cookielawinfo-checkbox-analytics||This cookie is set by GDPR Cookie Consent plugin. The cookie is used to store the user consent for the cookies in the category "Analytics".|
|cookielawinfo-checkbox-others||This cookie is set by GDPR Cookie Consent plugin. The cookie is used to store the user consent for the cookies in the category "Other.|
|logglytrackingsession||Tracks the length of the period at which a service can store and/or read certain data from your computer by using a cookie, a pixel, an API, cookieless tracking, or other resources.|
|gCStest||Third-party uses the gCStest cookie to help us understand whether browser is supporting cookie usage.|
|mid||The mid cookie is set by Instagram to personalise user experience by remembering user preferences and settings.|
|__cf_bm||This cookie, set by Cloudflare, is used to support Cloudflare Bot Management.|
|cuid||This cookie is set by ClickDimensions to determine unique visitors to the site and is updated with each page view. It contains a unique ID that helps to keep accounts secure.|
|__gads||The __gads cookie, set by Google, is stored under DoubleClick domain and tracks the number of times users see an advert, measures the success of the campaign and calculates its revenue. This cookie can only be read from the domain they are set on and will not track any data while browsing through other sites.|
|CONSENT||YouTube sets this cookie via embedded youtube-videos and registers anonymous statistical data.|
|vuid||Vimeo installs this cookie to collect tracking information by setting a unique ID to embed videos to the website.|
|_pk_id.1.9a3e||Matomo uses this cookie to store a few details about the user such as the unique visitor ID.|
|_pk_ses.1.9a3e||Matomo uses this short lived cookie to temporarily store data for the visit.|
|DEVICE_INFO||Cookie used by YouTube to track user’s interaction with embedded content.|
|pv||Infolinks page view tracker.|
|fc||Infolinks frequency cap data.|
|__gpi||Google Ads Service uses this cookie to collect information about from multiple websites for retargeting ads.|
|DSID||This cookie is set by DoubleClick to note the user's specific user identity. It contains a hashed/encrypted unique ID.|
|test_cookie||The test_cookie is set by doubleclick.net and is used to determine if the user's browser supports cookies.|
|IDE||Google DoubleClick IDE cookies are used to store information about how the user uses the website to present them with relevant ads and according to the user profile.|
|YSC||YSC cookie is set by Youtube and is used to track the views of embedded videos on Youtube pages.|
|VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE||A cookie set by YouTube to measure bandwidth that determines whether the user gets the new or old player interface.|
|yt-remote-device-id||YouTube sets this cookie to store the video preferences of the user using embedded YouTube video.|
|yt.innertube::requests||This cookie, set by YouTube, registers a unique ID to store data on what videos from YouTube the user has seen.|
|yt.innertube::nextId||This cookie, set by YouTube, registers a unique ID to store data on what videos from YouTube the user has seen.|
|yt-remote-connected-devices||YouTube sets this cookie to store the video preferences of the user using embedded YouTube video.|
|GoogleAdServingTest||This cookie is used by Google AdSense to determine what ads have been shown to the website visitor.|
|token||Third-party cookie that has not been classified into a category as yet.|
|pmtimesig||Third-party cookie that has not been classified into a category as yet.|
|tv||Third-party cookie that has not been classified into a category as yet.|
|ppwp_wp_session||ProfilePress uses this short lived cookies to temporarily store data for the visit.|
How can I control the cookie preferences ?
You can manage your cookies preferences by clicking on the “Cookie Settings” button of our cookie bar and enabling or disabling the cookie categories on the popup according to your preferences.
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Data Owner & Controller
Contact email: firstname.lastname@example.org