Privacy Policy

This Cookies Policy sets out the basis on which we Naomi Tamayama, use cookiesand similar technologieson or in relation to our website, www.naomitamayama.com (our website).This Cookies Policy is effective from 01st May 2018.

‘Essential’ cookies are automatically placed on your computer or device when you access our website or take certain actions on our website. ‘Non-essential’ cookies and other technologies are only placed on your computer or device if you have consented to us doing so. For information on the difference betweenessential and non-essential cookies, see the section below entitled About cookies.

For information on how you consent and how you can withdraw your consent to us placing non-essential cookies and other technologies on your computer or device, see the section below entitled How to accept or reject cookies.

 

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About cookies

 

What are cookies?

 

Cookies are small data files sentby a website’sserver to a web browser, processor memory or hard drive and stored there. They can be used for a range of different purposes, such as customising a website for a particular user, helping a user navigate a website, improving that user’s website experience, and storing that user’s preferences and login information.

 

Essential and non-essential cookies

Cookies can be classified as either‘essential’ or ‘non-essential’.

Essential cookies: these are cookies that are either:

used solely to carry out or facilitate the transmission of communications over a network; or

strictly necessary to provide an online service (e.g. our website or a service on our website) which you have requested.

 

Non-essential cookies: these areany cookies that do not fall within the definition of essential cookies, such as cookies used to analyse your behaviour on a website (‘analytical’ cookies) or cookies used to display advertisements to you (‘advertising’ cookies).

 

Session and persistent cookies

Name of Cookie

 

Essential or Non-essential? Type of cookie First or Third party? Session or Persistent? Expiry Time Purpose 3rd party Cookie opt-outthe link
PHEPSESSID essential Session Cookie First Party session On browser close As the user browses around the website the session cookie indicates this is the same user requesting the webpages, and not a new visitor to each page. This cookie does not identify the user personally and is not linked to any other information stored.
WordPress_Test-cookie essential Session cookie First Party session On browser close The cookie just used to check whether your web browser is set to allow or reject cookies
comment_author_{HASH } comment_author_email_{ HASH} comment_author_url_{HA SH} essential wordpress First Party session The commenter cookies are set to expire a little under 1 years from the time they’re set. When visitors comment on the blog a cookie is stored on their computer (author name, author email and author website).  This is purely a convenience so that the visitor won’t need to re-type all their information again when they want to leave another comment… further information

https://codex.wordpress.org/WordPress_Cookies

Fr Non-essential Social Media (Facebook) Third Party persistent 3 months Facebook tracking cookie, used by Facebook to deliver a series of advertisement products such as real-time bidding from third party advertisers. This cookie is set up as http only and secure and cannot be deleted. https://www.facebook.co m/ads/preferences/? entry_product=ad_settings_screen
NID Non-essential Twitter Third Party persistent 2 years This cookie (unique identifier) is set to store the user’s personal preferences like language.
S Non-essential Google Third Party persistent 6 months This cookie (unique identifier) is set to store the users personal preferences.
PREF Non-essential Google Third Party Persistent 8 months This cookie stores your preferences. https://myaccount.google. com/intro/privacy? pli=1#activity
VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE Non-essential YouTube Third Party Persistent 8 months A cookie that YouTube sets that measures your bandwidth to determine whether you get the new player interface or the old.
YSC Non-essential YouTube Third Party Session On browser close This cookie is set by the YouTube video service on pages embedded with our YouTube videos.
_pinterest_cm Non-essential Social media (Pinterest) Third Party Persistent 1 year Cookies used to allow visitors to our blog to share photos with their followers. https://www.pinterest.com /settings
_pinterest_sess Non-essential Social Media (Pinterest)

 

Third Party Session On Browser Close This cookie is only set if the visitor uses Pinterest and are logged in for this service. These cookies enable the visitor to re-pin images. https://www.pinterest.com /settings
lidc Non-essential Social Media (Linkedin) Third Party Persistent 1 day Cookie used for Share buttons and ad tags. This cookie is used for routing.
bcookie Non-essential Social Media (LinkedIn) Third Party Persistent 1 year Cookie used for Share button and ad tags. This is the browser Id Cookie.
lang Non-essential Social Media (LinkedIn) Third Party Persistent never Cookie used for Share buttons and ad tags.

 

Cookies can be classified as either ‘session’ or ‘persistent’, depending on how long they last after they are placed on your browser.

Session cookies:session cookieslast for as long as you keep your browser open. They expire when you close your browser.

Persistent cookies: persistent cookies expire at a fixed point in time or if you manually delete them from your browser, whichever occurs first.

 

First and third-party cookies

 

Cookies can be classified as ‘first party’ or ‘third party’.

First party cookies:these arecookies placed on your device by our website domain.

Third party cookies:these arecookies placed on your device by third-party website domains.

If you require further information about cookies in general, please visit www.allaboutcookies.org

 

List of cookies used

We use the following cookies on or in relation to our website:

 

Essential cookies

 

These are cookieswhich are strictly necessary for our website to be able to operate or to provide you with a service on our website which you have requested. We use the following essential cookies on our website:

  • first partysessioncookiesto indicate to the website that as you move around the website that it is the same person and not a new visitor. No personal identifying data is linked to this cookie. These cookies are: PHOSESSID
  • First party session cookie to check whether the web browser is set to allow or reject cookies. These cookies are: wordpress_test_cookie
  • First party persistent cookie when visitors comment on blog posts a cookie is stored to their computer (author name, email and website) purely for convenience so that the visitor won’t need to re-type all their information again when they want to leave another comment. These cookies are set to expire a little under 1 year from the time that they are set.
  • Legal basis for processing: we processinformation about you contained in or obtained from essential cookies in ourlegitimate interests (Article 6(1)(f) of the General Data Protection Regulation).
    Legitimate interests:
    ensuring our site functions properly and providing you with online services you have requested.

How to opt out of essential cookies

Most browsers allow you to block all cookies, including essential cookies. Please note, however, that if you block all cookies, parts of our website and its functionality may not work or display properly.

You can delete existing cookies from your browser by clearing your browsing data and ensuring that the option to delete cookies is selected.

For more detailed information on how to accept and reject cookies, including guidance for specific browsers, please see the section below entitled How to accept or reject cookies

 

Non-essential cookies

 

We use the following types of non-essential cookies on our website:

  • Functional cookies
  • Targeting (or advertising)cookies

 

Functional cookies

 

These are cookies that are designed for purposes such as enhancing a website’s functionality. These are either not strictly essential for the website or functionality which you have requested to work, orare cookies which servenon-essential purposes in addition to their essential purpose. We use the following functional cookies on our website:

  • third party persistent cookie YouTube that measures your bandwidth to determine whether you get the new player interface or the old. These cookies are:  These cookies expire after 8 months.
  • third party persistent cookie YouTube that stores your preferences. These cookies are: These cookies expire after 8 months.
  • third party session cookie YouTube that is set on pages that are embedded with the YouTube Video. These cookies are: These cookies are set to expire on browser close.
  • third party persistent cookie 9Pinterest0 to allow visitors to the blog to share photos to their followers. These cookies are: -pinterest_cm.  These cookies are set to expire after 1 year.
  • third party session cookie (Pinterest) only set if the user uses pinterest and is logged in for this service enabling them to re-pin images. These cookies are: These cookies are set to expire on browser close.
  • third party persistent cookie (LinkedIn) used for share buttons and ad tags this is used for routing. These cookies are:  These cookies are set to expire after 1 day.
  • third party persistent cookie (LinkedIn) used for share buttons and ad tags and id the browser id cookie. These cookies are: bcookie. These are set to expire after 1 year.
  • third party persistent cookie (LinkedIn) used for share buttons and ad tags for language. These cookies are:  These cookies are set never to expire.

 

 

How to opt in or out from functional cookies

See the section below entitled How to accept or reject cookies

 

Processing information about you contained in or obtained from functional cookies

Legal basis for processing: we process information about youcontained in or obtained from functional cookies in our legitimate interests (Article 6(1)(f) of the General Data Protection Regulation). We will only process such personal information if you have consented to us placing cookies on your computer ordevice.
Legitimate interests: improving your website experience and providing or enhancing the website functionality you have requestedand analysing data from content and product interaction (content that has had the most views and interaction) to ensure the site remains relevant and of use to you the user.

For further information on how we use the information gathered from our use of functional cookies, please see the section entitled Our use of automated decision making and profiling in our privacy policy, which is available here: http://naomitamayama.com/privacyPolicy

 

 

 

Targeting (or advertising) cookies[1]

 

Targeting (or advertising) cookies record information about your visit to and use of our website, for advertising purposes. We use the targeting cookies for the following purposes on our websitewww.naomitamayama.com. For information on third-party targeting or advertising cookies we use on our website, please see the section below entitled Third-party cookies.

  • third-party persistent cookies (Facebook) tracking cookie used to deliver a series of advertisement products such as real-time bidding from third party advertisers. These cookies are:fr. These cookies are set to expire after 3 months.

How to opt in or out from advertising cookies

 

See the section below entitled How to accept or reject cookies

 

Processing information about you contained in or obtained from advertising cookies

 

Legal basis for processing: consent (Article 6(1)(a) of the General Data Protection Regulation).
Consent: you give your consent to the purposes for which we process your information using advertising cookies by clicking I accept the purposes for which you use advertising cookies in our cookie tool (and sliding on or off the sliders in the cookie panel either by clicking on the C logo in the corner of the site or by clicking the button ‘cookie preferences’  when the cookie tool pops up on the site).For further information on how we use the information gathered from our use of advertising cookies, including automated decision making and profilingplease see the section entitled Our use of automated decision making and profiling in our privacy policy, which is available here: http://naomitamayama.com/PrivacyPolicy

 

 

Third party cookies

 

Third parties use cookies to analyse your use of our website and/or to display advertisements(including third party advertisements) to you and advertisement conversion tracking such as Facebook Pixel.Third party cookies used in relation to our website include:

  • Third party advertisement cookies. Facebookuses cookies to display advertisements to youFacebookbased on your interests and behaviour and to measure their effectiveness. You can find out how Facebook uses your information and how they use cookies by reading more on the section labelled Facebook Pixel.

 

 

 

How to opt in or out from third party cookies

See the section below entitled How to accept or reject cookies

 

Processing information about you contained in or obtained from third-party cookies

 

Legal basis for processing: consent (Article 6(1)(a) of the General Data Protection Regulation).
Consent: you give your consent to the purposes for which we process your information using third-party cookies by clicking I accept the purposes for which you use advertising cookies in our cookie tool (and sliding on or off the sliders in the cookie panel either by clicking on the C logo in the corner of the site or by clicking the button ‘cookie preferences’  when the cookie tool pops up on the site).

For further information on how we use the information gathered from our use of third party cookies, including automated decision making and profiling please see the section entitled Our use of automated decision making and profiling in our privacy policy, which is available here: http://naomitamayama.com/PrivacyPolicy.

 

Other technologies

 

Facebook Pixel

 

We use Facebook Pixel on our website. Facebook Pixel is a tracking code which allows us to track and monitor the success of advertisements we use on Facebook and to improve the effectiveness of those advertisements by recording information such as the device you used to access our website and the actions you took on our website using cookies. We may also use Facebook Pixel to create retargeting advertisements and custom audiences for our advertisements on Facebook and on our website.

Facebook aggregates data gathered from our use of Facebook Pixel on our website with data it gathers from other sources, in order to improve and target advertisements displayed on its website or via its services, to improve its systems and to provide measurement services to third parties which use Facebook’s advertising services.You can find out more about how Facebook handles information they collect about you and other individuals by accessing their privacy policy, which is available here:https://www.facebook.com/about/privacy.

Please note, however, that we Facebook’s GDPR compliance status is beyond our control and Facebook has already been fined for breaches of EU privacy law under current legislation, in particular for not getting proper consent to the processing of personal information (you can find out more about this here: https://uk.reuters.com/article/us-facebook-spain-fine/facebook-fined-1-2-million-euros-by-spanish-data-watchdog-idUKKCN1BM1OU).

 

How to opt in or out

See the section below entitled How to accept or reject cookies

Legal basis for processing: consent (Article 6(1)(a) of the General Data Protection Regulation).
Consent: you give your consent to the purposes for which we process your information using Facebook Pixel clicking I accept the purposes for which you use advertising cookies in our cookie tool (and sliding on or off the sliders in the cookie panel either by clicking on the C logo in the corner of the site or by clicking the button ‘cookie preferences’ when the cookie tool pops up on the site).For further information on how we use the information gathered from our use of Facebook Pixel, including automated decision making andprofiling please see the section entitled Our use of automated decision making and profiling in our privacy policy, which is available here: http://naomitamayama.com/PrivacyPolicy

 

How to accept or reject cookies

 

There are a number of different ways in which you can accept or reject some or all cookiesand similar technologies]. Some of the main methods of doing so are described below:

You are welcome to block the use of some or all of the cookies we use on our website. However, please be aware that doing so may impair our website and its functionality or may even render some or all of it unusable.

You should also be aware that clearing all cookies from your browser will also delete any cookies that are storing your preferences, for example, whether you have accepted cookies on a website or any cookies that are blocking other cookies.

You can find more detailed information about cookies and adjust your browser settings by visiting www.allaboutcookies.org

 

Accepting or rejecting cookies

 

Cookie control tool

 

You can accept or reject non-essential cookies in our management tool.  It is very simple to open the cookie tool click on the C icon and it opens up a menu with sliders allowing you to turn on or off cookies.The default, setting on the cookie control tool is off, to accept use of the various types of non-essential cookies is to slide to on position.

 

Browser settings

You can accept or reject some or all cookies (for example, blocking all third-party cookies) by adjusting your browser settings. If you do not know how to do this, the links below set out information about how to change your browser settings for some of the most commonly used web browsers:

Some browsers, such as Chrome and Firefox, allow you to change your settings to browse in ‘incognito’ mode, limiting the amount of data placed on your machine and automatically deleting any persistent cookies placed on your device when you finish your browsing session. There are also many thirdparty applications which you can add to your browser to block or manage cookies.

 

Existing cookies

To clear cookies that have previously been placed on your browser, you should select the option to clear your browsing history and ensure that the option to delete or clear cookies is included when you do so.

 

Google Adsettings

You can manage and opt out of personalisation of advertisements by Google by visiting Google’s ad settings page herehttps://adssettings.google.com/andby:

  • unticking the button entitled ‘Also use Google Account activity and information to personalize ads on these websites and apps and store that data in your Google Account’; and
  • switching the ‘Ads Personalisation’ setting off (i.e. by ensuring the switch at the top of the page is set to the left/grey and not the right/blue).

Alternatively, you can install a free browser plugin here: https://support.google.com/ads/answer/7395996

 

Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Add-on

You can opt out of Google Analytics tracking by installing the browser add-on which is available here:http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout

Web beacons

You can opt-into us using web beacons in our marketing emails by: clicking on the check box to accept emails from us regarding third-party products and services.

You can opt out of our use of web beacons in our marketing emails by Clicking unsubscribe to our emails or emailing us on support@naomitamayama@gmail.com

Facebook Pixel

You can block Facebook Pixel using our cookie control tool: clicking I accept the purposes for which you use advertising cookies in our cookie tool (and sliding on or off the sliders in the cookie panel either by clicking on the C logo in the corner of the site or by clicking the button ‘cookie preferences’  when the cookie tool pops up on the site).

Disconnect for Facebook

You can install a browser add-on tool called ‘Disconnect Facebook pixel and FB tracking’. This will stop Facebook tracking you on third party websites. You can install them too here:

 

European Interactive Digital Advertising Alliance Tool

You can opt out of Facebook and other companies that participate in the Digital Advertising Alliance in Europe from showing you interest-based ads by visiting http://www.youronlinechoices.com, selecting your country, clicking ‘Your Ad Choices’, then locating Facebook (and any other companies you want to block) and selecting the ‘Off’ option.

 

Copyright, credit and logo

 

This Cookies Policy is based on a template provided by GDPR Privacy Policy. For further information, please visit https://gdprprivacypolicy.org

The copyright in this Cookies Policy is either owned by, or licensed to, us and is protected by copyright laws around the world and copyright protection software. All intellectual property rights in this document are reserved.Where we display the GDPR Privacy Policy logo on our website, this is used to indicate that we have adopted a privacy policy template provided by GDPR Privacy Policy as the basis for this Privacy Policy.