Privacy Policy

BattleRapNews Privacy Policy

Third Party Advertising / Data Collection

BattleRapNews displays advertisements from third party advertisers (such as Google Adsense and Sovrn) that may use cookies, web beacons, and other technologies on your computer. Cookies are a small piece of data sent from a website and stored in the user’s web browser while the user is browsing. A web beacon is a graphic image, usually no larger than 1 pixel x 1 pixel, that is placed on a website and used to monitor the behavior of the user visiting the website. It is often used in combination with cookies.

Advertisers use this information to better target their ads and analyze their results. Advertisers may use this information to provide advertisements on this site and other sites about goods and services that may be of interest to you. Website visitors can disable or individually turn off cookies or third-party cookies in the settings of most Internet browsers.

 BattleRapNews receives and stores certain types of information whenever you interact with our website. We automatically receive and record information on our server logs from your browser including your IP address, cookie information, and the page you requested. IP addresses may be used for various purposes, including to: track the total number of visits & users visiting BattleRapNews.com, estimate the number of visits from specific countries or regions of the world, & to gather broad demographic information such as age, gender, & occupation. Using industry standard analytics software, such as Google Analytics, BattleRapNews may determine; the referring URL that sent traffic to our Site, what type of device is being used to access our Site, what type of operating system a device is using, the name of a users Internet service provider, the users’ browser type, & the average time it takes users to load a webpage on BattleRapNews.com. BattleRapNews may store & use this data in aggregate form, but not in a manner that would identify you personally. BattleRapNews may also use this information to provide enhanced location-based services as well as to serve location-targeted advertising.

Some of our products and services use Google Analytics Advertising Features and its associated tracking technologies to help display our ads you see on other sites, and to help us manage and optimize our online advertising efforts. To opt out of Google Analytics Advertising Features, visit Google’s Ad Settings page, currently located at http://www.google.com/settings/ads/anonymous?hl=en. Website users can also access the Google Analytics Opt Out Browser Add-on, currently located at https://support.google.com/analytics/answer/181881?hl=en.

You can opt out of receiving online behavioral or internet based advertising by using the tools located at the Digital Advertising Alliance’s (DAA) consumer choice page, currently available at http://www.aboutads.info/choices/ or the Network Advertising Initiative (NAI) opt out tool currently available at http://www.networkadvertising.org/choices/.

Data Retention

We receive and may store any personal information you enter through the Contact Form of our website or may give us in any other way, such as directly emailing BattleRapNews. This information may include your name, email address, content you submit to the website, and other information.

We may share or disclose your non-private, aggregated or otherwise non-personal information, with service providers, and other persons with whom we conduct business, such as advertisers, ad networks, and third party vendors. BattleRapNews does not sell users personal information to third party sites or vendors. BattleRapNews will not retain your personal information longer than is necessary for the purposes for which it was collected.

Links to Outside Third Parties

We may provide links to other websites which we believe may be of interest to our visitors. BattleRapNews is not responsible for the actions of any third-party site or any transactions that occur between the user and the third party site. This Privacy Policy applies only to this website and we are not responsible for the contents of websites that we may link to. BattleRapNews encourages users to review the privacy policies posted on these linked sites and all third party websites.

Children’s Guidelines

BattleRapNews does not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from children under the age of 13, nor does it contact children under the age of 13 about special offers or for marketing purposes without a parent’s permission. You must be at least 18 years old in order to submit any content on BattleRapNews.com

It is possible that due to fraud or deception by others, BattleRapNews may unknowingly receive information pertaining to children under the age of 13. BattleRapNews encourages parents and legal guardians to monitor their children’s Internet use.

Submitting Content

BattleRapNews does not want you to send us any confidential or proprietary information through email, Contact Form, or otherwise. Any information, materials, suggestions, ideas or comments sent to us will be considered non-confidential, and by submitting this information to us, you are giving BattleRapNews the absolute right to use, modify, reproduce, transmit, display and distribute the information for any purpose whatsoever, with no payment or other compensation to you.

Your Security

BattleRapNews takes reasonable actions to protect the security of users’ information when they visit & interact with our website. Unauthorized entry or use, hardware or software failure, and other factors, may compromise the security of user information at any time. We otherwise store all of our information, including your IP address information, using industry-standard techniques. We do not guarantee or warrant that such techniques will prevent unauthorized access to information about you that we store, Personal Information or otherwise.

By submitting personal information to BattleRapNews, you expressly consent to receiving our notification regarding any breach or compromise, or suspected breach or compromise, of the security of your personal information, by email or postal mail, as we deem appropriate, and as required by law.

Disclosure

We reserve the right to access, read, preserve, and disclose any information as we reasonably believe is necessary to (i) satisfy any applicable law, regulation, legal process or governmental request, (ii) enforce our Terms Of Use, including investigation of potential violations hereof, (iii) detect, prevent, or otherwise address fraud, security or technical issues, (iv) respond to user support requests, or (v) protect the rights, property or safety of us, our users and the public.

International Data Collection & Processing

BattleRapNews.com is solely intended for viewing in the United States.

For international users, please note that it may be necessary to transfer your information internationally and, in particular; your information may be transferred to and processed in the United States. For residents of the European Union — the data protection and other laws of other countries outside of the European Union may not be as comprehensive as those of the European Union.

Changes to this Privacy Policy

BattleRapNews will occasionally update this Privacy Policy at BattleRapNews’ sole discretion. Please check BattleRapNews.com frequently to see recent changes. Such changes and/or modifications shall become effective immediately upon posting thereof. Your continued use of BattleRapNews.com constitutes your agreement to this Privacy Policy, as it may be amended from time to time, and all of the terms and conditions set forth therein. When BattleRapNews changes the policy in a significant way the date below will be updated.

BattleRapNews Privacy Policy last updated on 8/30/2016 

If users do not wish to abide by or agree with the guidelines of this Privacy Policy, they are prohibited from using BattleRapNews.com