Privacy Policy

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This is the privacy policy (“Privacy Policy”) that governs how NewsHijack, (“we”, “our” or “us”), uses Personal Data (defined below) that we collect, receive and store about individuals in connection with the use of our website: https://www.newshijack.net(together with its sub-domains, content and services, a “Site”).

You may choose whether or not to provide or disclose Personal Data in connection with your use of our Site. If you choose not to provide the Personal Data we request, you may still visit and use parts of our Site, but may be unable to access or use certain features, options, programs, and services. Our Site may contain links to third-party websites and services that are not owned or controlled by news Hijack. We are not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of third party websites, services and advertisements, and you visit them at your own risk.

1. Introduction

We are committed to respecting privacy and recognize the need for appropriate protection and management of any Personal Data that is shared with us as part of using our Site. As used in this Privacy Policy, “Personal Data” means any information that may be used, either alone or in combination with other information, to personally identify an individual.

2. Changes to this Privacy Policy.

We reserve the right, at our discretion, to change the terms of this Privacy Policy at any time. You can see when this Privacy Policy was last updated by reviewing the “Last Updated” legend on the top of this page. We may provide you with notice of material changes to the Privacy Policy as appropriate under the circumstances. UNLESS OTHERWISE INDICATED, ANY CHANGES TO THIS PRIVACY POLICY WILL APPLY IMMEDIATELY UPON POSTING TO THE SITE.

3. Information Collected.

We may receive and/or collect Personal Data in the following ways:

3.1. Personal Data You Provide To Us On Our Site. If you send us a “Contact Us” request or feedback, or in connection with creating a job profile on our Site, or when you download any of our content, you may be required to provide us with certain information that may constitute Personal Data, such as:

Your name;
Email address;
Phone Number;
Address;
Profile photo; and
Communications you send to us.
3.2. Personal Data You Provide To Third Parties On Our Site. Please note that we use certain third party service providers on our Site to enhance your experience or deliver certain services. These providers may collect Personal Data in performing their services and/or functions on our Site. For example, we use the following third party service providers for the services identified:

Google Analytics to track user behavior and content consumption on the Site. To learn more about the privacy practices of Google Analytics, please review https://www.google.com/policies/technologies/product-privacy/
comScore to understand our audience demographics and interests. To learn more about the privacy practices of comScore, please review https://www.comscore.com/About-comScore/Privacy-Policy
Addthis to allow for social sharing features on the Site. To learn more about the privacy practices of Addthis, please review http://www.addthis.com/privacy
Facebook Business Tools, including pixels which use cookies, web beacons, and other storage technologies to collect or receive information from our websites and elsewhere on the internet, and use that information to provide measurement services and target ads. To learn more about the privacy practices of Facebook, please review https://www.facebook.com/privacy/explanation
3.3. Information Collected Automatically. Certain information on our Site is collected automatically by means of various software tools. We have a legitimate interest in using such information to assist in log-in, systems administration purposes, information security and abuse prevention, to track user trends, and to analyze the effectiveness of our Site. Alone or in combination with other information, such automatically collected information may constitute Personal Data. Some of our service providers (described in Section 5, below) may use cookies or other methods to gather information regarding your use of our Site. Such third parties may use these cookies or other tracking methods for their own purposes by relating information about your use of our Site with any of your Personal Data that they may have. The use of such information by a third party depends on the privacy policy of that third party.

a) Log Files On Our Site. The information inside the log files includes internet protocol (“IP”) addresses, type of browser, Internet Service Provider (ISP), date/time stamp, referring/exit pages, clicked pages and any other information your browser may send to us.

b) Cookies. We use cookies to make interactions with our Site easy and meaningful. When you visit our Site, our servers may send a cookie to your computer. Standing alone, cookies do not personally identify you; they merely recognize your web browser. Unless you choose to identify yourself to us, either by responding to a promotional offer, opening an account, or filling out a web form, you remain anonymous to us.

We may use cookies that are session-based or persistent. Session cookies exist only during one session. They disappear from your computer when you close your browser software or turn off your computer. Persistent cookies remain on your computer after you close your browser or turn off your computer. Please note that if you disable your web browser’s ability to accept cookies, you will be able to navigate our Site, but you may not be able to successfully use all of the features of our Site The following sets out how we may use different categories of cookies and your options for managing cookies’ settings: