This site is owned and operated by WhatSpa? Magazine. Your privacy on the Internet is of the utmost importance to us. At WhatSpa?, we want to make your experience online satisfying and safe.
WhatSpa? Magazine is the leading UK consumer guide to hot tubs, swimspas, sauna and steamrooms and other home leisure equipment. Our staff are constantly researching the UK and world markets to ensure that we have the very latest product and supplier information so that we can give the very best advice to UK couples and families who are considering the purchase of home spa equipment.
We have developed a range of media channels to help UK homeowners to research the hot tub market including but not limited to:
In normal browsing of our websites, WhatSpa? does not collect any personally identifiable information about you or your computer equipment or software.
Therefore unless you have voluntarily provided us with personal information, we do not know your name, email address, or any other data that would personally identify you now or in the future.
Because we gather certain types of voluntary information about our users, we feel you should fully understand our policy and the terms and conditions surrounding the capture and use of that information. This privacy statement discloses what information we gather and how we use it.
WhatSpa? gathers the following voluntary information about users:
Information that users provide through optional, voluntary submissions. These are voluntary submissions to receive our electronic newsletters, to participate in our message boards or forums, to email a friend, to request brochures, to submit garden ideas photographs and from participation in polls and surveys:
We offer the following free services, which require some type of voluntary submission of personal information by users:
WhatSpa? tracks user traffic patterns throughout all of our sites. However, we do not correlate this information with data about individual users. WhatSpa? does break down overall usage statistics according to a user’s domain name, browser type, and MIME type by reading this information from the browser string (information contained in every user’s browser).
WhatSpa? sometimes tracks and catalogs the search terms that users enter in our Search function, but this tracking is never associated with individual users. We use tracking information to determine which areas of our sites users like and don’t like based on traffic to those areas. We do not track what individual users read, but rather how well each page performs overall. This helps us continue to build a better service for you.
We use a company called Google to collect and analyse information about the use of our website(s). We use Google Analytics’ 3rd-party audience data such as age, gender, and interests to better understand the behaviour of our customers and work with companies that collect information about your online activities to provide advertising targeted to suit your interests and preferences. This information helps us serve relevant advertisements to you on Google, and also helps us to measure the effectiveness of our marketing campaigns. If you have an account with Google, manage your advertising settings, otherwise you can manage these settings through your web browser as is described above.
We also use a company called Facebook to collect and analyse information about the use of our website(s). This information helps us serve relevant advertisements to you on Facebook, and also helps us to measure the effectiveness of our marketing campaigns. If you have an account with Facebook, manage your advertising settings.
We give users options wherever necessary and practical. Such choices include:
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