Who we are
Our website address is: https://thebluejayway.com. This site is administered by Homestead Digital Media Services on behalf of and under the license of Joseph Branscomb and The Bluejay Way.
What personal data we collect and why we collect it
When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.
If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.
We may use contact forms on this site. In doing so, we collect personal and demographic information to better serve you.
If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.
If you visit our login page, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.
When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.
If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after 1 day.
Embedded content from other websites
Articles and other content 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.
We use Google Analytics and other measurement tools that provide us with anonymized data regarding users of our site. We use this data to improve your site and shopping experience.
Affiliate sales links and ads
We use affiliate referral sales links and ad’s on this site. We receive compensation when you click a link and/or making a purchase. We clearly mark these ads and links on the site. When you visit one of these affiliate or referral sites, a cookie may be placed in your browser so that we get credit for any actions or purchases you may make on their site. And if you support us by making purchases on affiliate sites, we appreciate you and thank you.
We may provide the opportunity for you to sign up for email newsletters with special offers and other content. You may unsubscribe at any time by finding the unsubscribe link in one of our emails, or contacting us by email.
Who we share your data with
We may also share some data with our product fulfillment partners to facilitate your order reaching you. This information may include Name, shipping address, and any additional information you provide for shipping your order to you.
How long we retain your data
If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.
For users that register on our website, we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.
What rights you have over your data
If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.
Where we send your data
Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.
Certain information may be sent to our product fulfillment partners.
Certain account information may be sent to our payment processing partner.
Our contact information
The Bluejay Way, c/o Homestead Digital Media Services, P.O. Box 57 Chapman Rd, Des Moines, NM 88418
How we protect your data
We take a multilayered approach to protect the security of our website and your data. We use a wide variety of measures to detect and block bad actors trying to access this site. We will not publicly discuss these measures for obvious reasons.
How you can help us protect your data
- Use a unique and strong password to create an account on this (or any) site.
- Do not share your usernames, passwords, or other login data with anybody.
- If you become aware that your user or login information has been compromised, please contact us so we can secure your account as soon as possible.
What data breach procedures we have in place
In the event of a breach of our systems and stored data, our first step is to assess and contain the breach. Secondly, we will notify affected users as soon as possible. Finally we will work to mitigate any damage from such a breach.