Our website address is: https://www.svseaodyssey.com.
As it pertains to your privacy and information collected, we do not in any way desire to collect and sell your information to any other being whatsoever for any reason whatsoever. We are just people who have a blog to communicate with the world.
Protections are set in place to protect the smalls bits of information we do get from visits, comments, and submitted forms. If you are curious of who, what, and where, please read below for the details.
The basic information we receive from signing up for ‘Sea Odyssey News’ is privacy regulated and customizable through the various parties and their privacy policies as described below. We only send emails for the reasons you signed up for and you can unsubscribe at any time without further communications. There is a link at the bottom of every email if you wish to discontinue.
We will also ask for some basic information when you choose to leave a comment on our website. This is for no other reason than it makes sense to leave your name, etc. so we can reply to each other properly. If at any time you want us to see, change, or remove your information we have, we will be happy to do so, with exception to change information for the purpose to mislead.
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.
Contact and signup forms
Cookies are small files that a site or its service provider transfers to your computer’s hard drive through your Web browser (if you allow) that enable the site’s or service provider’s systems to recognize your browser and capture and remember certain information.
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”, then your login will persist, but if you log out of your account, then login cookies will be removed.
If you leave a comment, then the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. You may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. This is 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 want to limit or disable cookies, you can choose to have your computer warn you each time a cookie is being sent, or you can choose to turn off all cookies and delete any previously-set cookies. This is managed through your cookie browser settings.
Note that if you deactivate the setting of cookies in your internet browser, not all functions of our website may be entirely usable. Also note that if you delete your cookie history in your internet browser, you will get asked for your acceptance or information upon each engagement.
If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. 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). We, Matt and Emily, can also see and edit that information.
We use Google Analytics to collect statistical information regarding website traffic and website usage. Google Analytics data is not personally identifiable and does not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. You can read about Google Analytics cookies usage here. In addition, you may opt-out of Google Analytics cookies altogether by installing Google Analytics Opt-Out Add-on on your browsers.
We are a member of the Amazon Services Associates Program. This an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and links to Amazon.com. As part of this Amazon Associates program, we will post customized links, provided by Amazon, to track the referrals to their website. This program utilizes cookies to track visits for the purposes of assigning commission on these sales.
You may opt-out of personalized internet advertising altogether. You have the choice to experience this website (or any other website) without personalized advertising based on your web browsing activity by visiting the DAA’s Consumer Choice page, the NAI’s website, and/or the EU online choices page from each of your browsers or devices. To avoid personalized advertising based on your mobile app activity, you can install the DAA’s AppChoices app here. Note that even if you choose not to have your activity tracked by third parties for advertising services, you will still see non-personalized ads on our site.
However, in order for Sea Odyssey to get associated with affiliate marketing, the link needs to be tracked. If you click on a link in an affiliate partnership, a cookie will be placed on your browser to track any sales for purposes of commissions.
You may opt-out of affiliate tracking. One way to not receive an affiliate tracking cookie is to simply not click on an affiliate link on this website. You can also choose to turn off all cookies and delete any previously set cookies in your browser settings. Each browser is a little different, so look at your browser’s help menu to learn the correct way to modify your cookies. Again, it should be noted, if you deactivate the setting of cookies in your internet browser, not all functions of our website may be entirely usable.
Data collected by sv Sea Odyssey is not shared or sold to anyone.
This website is protected with HTTPS encryption and uses safe protocols for communication and transferring data to safeguard your information. We also monitor our systems for possible vulnerabilities and attacks. In the unlikely event of a breech we promise to notify suitable authorities of data breaches. We will also notify you if there is a threat to your rights or interests.
The protection of any data by third party service providers is dictated by their respective privacy policies. Any data collected by third party service providers is dictated by their respective privacy policies. Please contact the provider in question for their specific rights to your data.
All thoughts, opinions and statements are our own. The information on this website is for entertainment and general information purposes only. Enjoy at your own risk. While we try to keep the information up to date and correct, we make no guarantees of any kind about the completeness, accuracy, reliability, suitability or availability about any products, services, or anything else you may find here. Any reliance you place on anything on this website is strictly at your own risk. We always encourage you to do your own research and most importantly don’t believe everything you see and read on the internet. This is supposed to be a fun and mutually engaging experience.
We post links to other websites. These are usually placed for convenience for the reason in discussion or out of friendship. That being said, we don’t have control over those websites and in no way abide by our friend’s belief system should one turn out to an ax murderer. In other words, a hyperlink to an external website does NOT imply endorsement or affiliation with that person, product, service or company.
If we are compensated or received promotional consideration we will always note that in the post. However, we will not promote a product solely for financial gain. We will not bring your attention to a product or service without giving our honest opinion. We will not be ‘bought’. This is just a promise we made ourselves going in knowing these opportunities may arise.
All photos and videos are property of sv Sea Odyssey unless otherwise credited. These photos and videos may not be reproduced, copied, distributed or used elsewhere without written permission from us. Please do not use them without expressed permission. Contact us, no biggie. We will not accept unauthorized use and will hold offenders accountable.
Our name, logos, and anything else associated with sv Sea Odyssey, such as our lil’ Homie (octopus) and Catch our Drift, are registered trademarks and are owned by us and cannot be used without written permission from us. Again, please do not use them without expressed permission. Contact us, no biggie. We will not accept unauthorized use and will hold offenders accountable.
We are not affiliated with any other company we use or recommend on this website.
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All the best winds,
Matt & Emily