Privacy Policy & Notices

Privacy Policy

This privacy policy governs dePepi.com.

What information does dePepi.com collect?

dePepi.com may collect some information from its users at any point on this site. If you sign up for our Newsletter, you will be giving us your name, email, and permission to send you emails. By using this website, you accept the collection of information via cookies. All this is explained in more details below.

Comments

dePepi.com uses Disqus for comments. Disqus is a commenting platform that enables users to communicate with websites. To leave comments on dePepi.com, you must have a Disqus account. dePepi moderates all comments. Comments that are spammy in nature aren’t published.

When you leave a comment, and it’s approved, you’re leaving your personal opinion on the blog. If you want to erase one of your comments in any post, please contact us. Remember to provide the link to the post where your comment is now. You can find a contact form below.

If you want to know how Disqus handles your information, read their privacy policy before creating an account on Disqus.

Newsletters

dePepi.com offers newsletters on pop culture topics. At the moment there’s only one newsletter on main information about the blog (posts, and opinions of dePepi.) However, dePepi plans to offer other newsletters in the future, related to books and comics. Each Newsletter has a different list. It means that you’ll need to sign up for each of them if you’re interested in getting the information.

Users who subscribe to these Newsletters will receive emails from time to time about new content and features. Newsletters can contain affiliate links and promotions.

To sign up to receive these Newsletters, users must submit information: their email address, and their name. dePepi.com uses Mailchimp as a provider for those Newsletters. This means that the information provided is stored in Mailchimp’s computers. [You can read Mailchimp’s privacy policy here.]

dePepi.com does not share your contact or personal information with any other organization. Your personal contact information will not be passed to any other organization.

You have the right to access, rectify, erase, restrict of processing, object, and the right of data portability. You can unsubscribe, change the information, or erase it at any time by using Mailchimp’s form. If you’re unsure, please contact us as soon as possible with your request. You can use the contact form below.

Cookies

dePepi.com uses some cookies through affiliate links, Jetpack, and Google Analytics. By using dePepi.com, you accept the use of cookies in accordance with this Privacy Policy. In particular, you accept the use of affiliates, Jetpack, and analytics cookies as described below.

If you don’t accept these cookies, please disable them by following the instructions set below. For example, you can change your cookie settings on your browser.

But first of all, what’s a cookie?

Cookies are text files with some code that is downloaded to your computer or mobile phone when you visit a website. Said in other words, cookies are pieces of data stored on the user’s computer tied to information about the user. When you revisit the webpage, these cookies are sent back so that the website recognizes the cookie.

Cookies are useful because they allow a website to recognize a user’s device. They also allow you to navigate between pages efficiently, remembering your preferences, and improving your user experience.

If you’re interested in knowing more about cookies, and how to manage them and delete them from your devices, visit All About Cookies. You’ll find all the information you need about cookies.

What type of cookies does dePepi use?

dePepi.com uses essential cookies to enable you around the website, affiliate cookies that track confirmation of purchases so that dePepi gets a small commission and analytics cookies that provide some information.

What are essential cookies?

Essential cookies are vital because they enable you to move around dePepi.com and use all its features, like accessing the blog. These cookies don’t gather information about you that could be used for analytics or marketing purposes. If you disable these, your browser will take more time in downloading the page.

What are affiliate cookies?

Affiliate cookies are cookies that track what you do when you click on an affiliate link. Their only purpose is to confirm that you bought something using that link. If you do, dePepi.com gets a small commission from the purchase. There is no extra cost to you. The third party that uses the cookie to confirm the purchase or not of an item (usually a book).

You can see affiliate banners on the sidebar, and also find affiliate links in some posts. You can get rid of these cookies by changing the settings on your browser.

What are analytics cookies?

These cookies collect information about how visitors use dePepi.com. For example, what posts are more read, or where you are located in the world. These cookies collect anonymous information that it’s only used to improve the use and experience of dePepi.com.

dePepi uses Jetpack and Google Analytics. Google Analytics, for example, collects information that it’s transmitted and stored by Google in their servers in the United States of America in accordance with their privacy laws. You can know more about Google Analytics here.

You can also get rid of these cookies by changing the settings on your browser. You can also visit the Network Advertising Initiative Opt Out and learn how to opt-out from using Analytics cookies. Or, you can use the Google Analytics Opt-Out Browser add on.

So, how do I get rid of these cookies?

You can enable, disable or delete the analytic cookies following the instructions provided by your browser. If you don’t know where that is, just go to Help. Just be aware that if you disable the cookie, that won’t erase that from your computer. You have to delete them to get rid of them altogether.

Cookies will continue working unless you disable them, and then delete them. Please take a look at your browser’s settings. If you aren’t sure of how this works, look for all the information about your browser first.

Giveaways

dePepi.com makes giveaways and competitions from time to time. We use Gleam. By using Gleam you share your social media, email, or leave a comment on the blog. The sole purposes of gathering this information is to know who the winner will be. Once a random winner is selected using Gleam, dePepi contacts the winner. Then, you provide your email address or real address so that the winner can get the prize. As soon as the gift is sent, dePepi.com erases all data of the user. Hence, if someone happens to become a winner twice, dePepi.com will need to ask for the winner’s address again.

Gleam has its servers in the United States of America. When you enter into a giveaway, you’re providing information that is stored in the United States of America. You can see Gleam’s Privacy Policy here.

dePepi.com does not share any personal information with any third parties or brands. Any personal data given as part of the competition entry is used for this purpose only and will not be shared with third parties, with the exception of the winners’ information that might be passed on to the PR / Brand responsible and used only for delivery of their prize.

Legal Disclaimer

Although dePepi.com makes every effort to preserve user privacy, it may need to disclose personal information when required by law wherein dePepi.com has a good-faith belief that such action is necessary to comply with a current judicial proceeding, a court order or legal process.

Business Transitions

In the event dePepi.com goes through a business transition such as a merger, acquisition by another blog or company, or sale of a portion of its assets, users’ personal information may be part of the assets transferred.

Links

dePepi publishes links to other sites. dePepi is not responsible for the privacy policies and practices or content of such other sites. dePepi highly recommends you to visit these other sites’ privacy policy statements and read them. This privacy policy statement applies only to information collected by dePepi.com

Disclaimer Notice

dePepi.com is a blog that provides information about pop culture in general. dePepi publishes news, information, rumors, opinions, reviews, unboxings, geek anthropology theories, pop culture rumors, blogging tips, and writing pieces. The information set forth herein might not necessarily be accurate or current.

dePepi’s content is provided without any warranties of any kind, including any implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for use for a particular purpose, accuracy, or non-infringement. dePepi does not guarantee that the site will operate in an uninterrupted or error-free manner or that it is free of viruses or other harmful content. Use of information obtained from or through dePepi.com is at your own risk. dePepi is not responsible for the republishing of the content found on this blog on other Web sites or media without the owner’s permission.

dePepi.com is not in any way liable for any loss or damages you may suffer or incur, including, but not limited to, claims for defamation, errors, loss of data, loss of money, detrimental reliance or interruption in availability of data arising out of the use or inability to use dePepi.com or any links thereupon, your placement of content on dePepi.com, or your reliance upon information obtained on from or through dePepi.com or through links contained thereupon.

Copyright Notice

You will find pictures and artwork on dePepi.com that belongs to dePepi. Many of the artwork has been purchased on Evanto Market and The Hungry Jpeg. Other artwork has been commissioned by different artists.

You will also find memes and official images. The copyright of those images and memes belong to their owners. These are only shared as part of reviews, reporting, opinion, and humor. The use of these images is in accordance with fair use, fair dealing, or fair practice.

If you are a copyright holder of any of those images, and you don’t want them to appear on a post, please contact dePepi.com as soon as possible. Remember to provide proof of copyright ownership.

Affiliates Notice

dePepi.com uses affiliates links. By clicking on an affiliate link (or banner), there’s no extra cost to you. The third partner will pay dePepi.com a small commission if you purchase something through the affiliate link. Most affiliate links on this site are about books. You can find most affiliate links in review posts, and in the banners on the sidebar.

Most of the affiliates that dePepi.com uses are managed by Awin, including Book Depository, Waterstones, Moo and others. Other affiliates include Evanto Market, Esellerate, and others. [Notice that these are too affiliate links.]

Notification of Changes

Whenever there’s a change in the privacy policy or any of the notices, dePepi.com will post those changes here. These privacy policy and notices are subject to change without notice.

Contact

Do you have any questions? Do you want to erase a comment? (Remember to provide the link so that we can find it.) Do you want an image to be erased? (Remember to send the copyright ownership proof.) Contact us by using the form below or emailing us to pepi [@] depepi.com