Privacy Policy

Future Forum Online owns and operates futureforumonline.org. All references to “we”, “us”, this “website” or this “site” mean Future Forum Online. We collect information about users over time and across different websites, mobile applications, and other services. We also authorize third parties to collect information this way. To do this, we use several common tracking tools, as well as third parties. We use tracking technologies to enhance user experience of our website.

PRIVACY POLICY

Your privacy is of great importance to us. This Privacy Policy exists to tell you what kind of information we gather while you visit our website and how we use such information.

We do not collect any personally identifiable information except when you submit it voluntarily through forms. The information collected will be used for the purposes specified for when it was collected, to respond to your inquiries, and fulfill e-mail messaging programs to notify visitors about new content or services on our website.

Any information you give us will be stored and managed carefully, and will not be used in ways to which you have not consented. We will not sell, rent, or exchange such personally identifiable information to any other organization or entity.

We and our partners display interest-based advertising using information gathered about you over time across multiple websites, mobile applications, or other platforms.

Interest-based advertising or “online behavioral advertising” includes ads served to you after you leave our website, encouraging you to return. They also include ads we think are relevant based on your shopping habits or online activities. These ads might be served on websites or on apps. They might also be served in emails.

Collecting information

  • When you visit our website our web server automatically collects information about IP address of your computer, type of your browser, time of your access, referring web address and all the information about the pages you have visited on our site. That data is used for running our statistics about the use of pages, so that we could improve user experience;
  • In case you are interested in our services it is necessary to send your contact information so we may contact you back;
  • 3rd party systems used as follows:

Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics to analyze the use of this website. Google Analytics uses cookies, to collect standard Internet log information and visitor behavior information in an anonymous form. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including IP address) is transmitted to Google. This information is then used to evaluate visitors’ use of the website and to compile statistical reports on website activity.

Google’s privacy policy is available at: http://www.google.com/privacypolicy.html

Custom Audience (Facebook)

We reserve the right to participate in Facebook.com’s Custom Audience which will enable us to display to persons on our email lists targeted, personalized ads when they visit Facebook.com. The ads are based on your experience at our website. No personal information is shared with Facebook. The Custom Audience allows us to convert your email address to a unique number that Facebook uses to match to unique numbers that Facebook generates from email addresses of its users. You may opt out of participation in our Facebook Custom Audience by sending an email, from the email address you are opting out of, to the email address provided in our contact information below. For your opt out to be effective, you must visit www.facebook.com/help/247395082112892

Facebook pixel / conversion tracking

With your permission, our websites utilizes the Conversion Tracking Pixel service of Facebook. This way we can follow your actions once you are redirected by clicking on a Facebook ad and we can also keep track of the efficacy of Facebook ads for statistical and market research purposes. The data we collect is entirely anonymous to us. However, the collected data are saved and processed by Facebook (in accordance with Facebook’s Data Use Policy found under: https://www.facebook.com/about/privacy/). Facebook Conversion Tracking also allows Facebook and its partners to show you advertisements on and outside Facebook. In addition, a cookie will be saved onto your computer for these purposes. (Please click here if you would like to revoke your permission: https://www.facebook.com/ads/website_custom_audiences/.)

Display Advertising (Remarketing)

Our websites implement and use Google Display Advertising to reflect your interests across the web (remarketing). To determine your interests, Google will track your behavior across the web using cookies.

You can view, delete or add interest categories associated with your browser using Google’s Ads Preference Manager, available at: http://www.google.com/ads/preferences/. However, this opt-out mechanism uses a cookie, and if you clear the cookies from your browser your opt-out will not be maintained. To ensure that an opt-out is maintained in respect of a particular browser, you should use the Google browser plug-in available at: http://www.google.com/ads/preferences/plugin.

Changes to Privacy Policy

From time to time we may change our Privacy Policy so please check back periodically.

Cookies

Cookies are small text files which are downloaded to your computer, tablet or mobile phone when you visit a website or application. The website or application may retrieve these cookies from your web browser (eg. Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox or Google Chrome) each time you visit, so they can recognize you, remember your preferences and provide you with a more secure online experience.

Generally, cookies are very useful and are a common method used by almost every website you visit because they help to make your online experience as smooth as possible. For security reasons, many websites will not function at all without the use of cookies (or other similar technologies, such as “web beacons” or “tags”).

Cookies generally do not hold any information to identify an individual person, but are instead used to identify a browser on an individual machine.

If you prefer, you can restrict, block or delete cookies by changing your browser settings but that may mean that the website won’t work properly

For more information about cookies and their impact on you and your browsing visit www.aboutcookies.org.

Managing cookies

Most internet browsers allow you to erase cookies from your computer hard drive, block all cookies (or just third-party cookies) or warn you before a cookie is stored on your device.

You can control and/or delete cookies as you wish – for details, visit www.aboutcookies.org. You can delete all cookies that are already on your computer and you can set most browsers to prevent them from being placed. If you do this, however, you may have to manually adjust some preferences every time you visit our site and some services and functionalities may not work.

Rather than blocking all cookies, you can choose to only block third-party cookies which will still allow our website to function as intended.