Privacy Policy

To offer the best possible user experience, this website utilises a few services which entail dealing with personal data. The site vidarbergum.com is run by Vidar Bergum from Istanbul, Turkey.

We are not responsible for the republishing of the content found on this blog on other Web sites or media without our permission. This privacy policy is subject to change without notice.

Cookies

This website uses cookies. By visiting vidarbergum.com with a browser with cookies enabled, you accept the use of such cookies. If you do not wish for cookies to be store, you can turn this off at any time by modifying your browser’s settings.

Tools used at vidarbergum.com

This services currently used on this website include:

  • Gravatar (for leaving comments on blog posts)
  • Akismet (for detecting spam in comments)
  • Google Analytics (for analysing the blog traffic)
  • Facebook Pixel (for Facebook and Instagram marketing purposes)
  • Thrive Leads (for popups and newsletter services)
  • Create by Mediavine (for leaving feedback on recipes)

None of these services or any other services used enable me to identify you or your personal traffic on these pages individually, except where you have actively shared such personal data, for example by signing up to the newsletter.

I reserve the right to change, add or remove services at any given time.

Embedded content

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other 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.

Newsletter

You may choose to subscribe to newsletter in many different places at vidarbergum.com. If you wish to receive these newsletters, you must actively share your information.

By signing up for the newsletter, you accept the terms and conditions as outlined on this page and updated from time to time. You will find a link to this page in every single email you receive from me (it will typically be labelled “Privacy policy”). I recommend regularly checking this page for any updates to the terms and conditions.

Consent

By filling out and submitting any of the forms on vidarbergum.com, you consent to receiving newsletters from Vidar Bergum and the terms and conditions as outlines on this page, and updated from time to time, including the storing of information about you with third parties in relation to the administration and distribution of the newsletter.

I will never sell your data to a third party and you will only receive emails relevant to Vidar Bergum’s activities.

Third party services

I use MailerLite to administer and distribute the newsletters. MailerLite is a trustworthy service provider which does not share your data with any third parties. You can read their privacy policy here: https://www.mailerlite.com/privacy-policy/

Previously, I used MailerLite for this purpose. If you signed up prior to Thursday 4 April 2019, your data may be stored here as well. MailChimp is a trustworthy service provider which does not share your data with any third parties. You can read their privacy policy here: https://mailchimp.com/legal/privacy/

I use Thrive Leads to administer all the signup forms. Thrive Themes, the company behind Thrive Leads, is a trustworthy service provider which does not share your data with any third parties. You can read their privacy policy here: https://thrivethemes.com/privacy-policy/

I reserve the right to change, add or remove any service provider in connection with the newsletter using my personal sound judgment. Your privacy is important to me, and I will only choose trustworthy service providers who take your privacy seriously.

Unsubscribing and deleting of data

You can unsubscribe from the newsletters at any time by following the instructions at the bottom of each newsletter. If you haven’t opened any of the emails for a long time, you may be automatically unsubscribed. If this happens to you, you may re-activate your subscription by signing up again.